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Posted on 2004-04-16
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I wrote an asp.net page. I would like the page to automatically refresh itself at a specified interval, without any user interaction. Usually, I have to press f5 or press the refresh button to get this functionality. Is there any way to do it programmatically, so if the user has the web page in a browser, the page will refresh itself continuously at a specified interval?

THANKS!
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you can use either meta html tag or javascript code to refresh a page automatically.

How to automatically refresh a web page ?
http://www.dotnetspider.com/Technology/KBPages/327.aspx

Create Dynamic Banners By Using JavaScript
http://www.codeproject.com/jscript/dynbanner.asp?df=100&forumid=1358&exp=0&select=6780
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1. Add REFRESH meta tag at top of your page..
HEAD>
<TITLE>Auto Refresh Page Example</TITLE>
<META HTTP-EQUIV="Refresh" CONTENT="60">
</HEAD

it will refresh on th einterval you put in content ( in this case 60)
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by:gregasm
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all right! this is awesome, i thought the answer would be rather simple. Thanks guys, I will try this out soon and then give credit where credit is due. THanks!!!
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