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Disabling Ctrl-N

Posted on 2004-04-24
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Is there a way to prevent a user from spawning a new window. I want to hide the URL and (it is - until someone does a Ctrl-N).   This is just one approach I'm looking at -- it would be the easiest if it works, the others require more coding and changes but are better long term.  I was just looking for a solution to get my by for a while with a client.

Thanks.
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Plucka earned 125 total points
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Hi Bl248,

Yes there is.

Here is a working example.

<script language="javascript">
      function keyPress() {
            if (event.ctrlKey && event.keyCode == 78) {
                  event.keyCode = 0;
                  event.returnValue = false;
                  return false;
            }
      }
</script>

<body onkeydown="keyPress();">

Regards
Plucka
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by:Bl248
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Thanks very much .. I figured this had been asked and answered before but I was not able to find it after searching serverl different ways.

Thanks for your prompt reply.
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