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Posted on 2004-08-03
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I hv this meta tag and the refresh rate I have to take from Servlet and refresh it.  Right now from my servlet I'm getting value of 50 which are in seconds, but seems like this is refreshing every 50 micro seconds NS but working fine in IE

<meta http-equiv="refresh" content="<%=interval%>;url=http://localhost:8080/MSquaredWeb/resource/right_live.jsp">

how to reslove this ??

Thx,
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Question by:princehyderabad
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by:ziffgone
ID: 11711885
Try this in your ASP, although I'm not too familiar with ASP yet, so I may be way off.

Code:
<%
Set objBCap = Server.CreateObject("MSWC.BrowserType")
If objBCap.Browser = "IE" Then
      dim interval = 50
ElseIf objBCap.Browser = "Netscape" Then
      dim interval = 50000
End If
%>

Hope this helps. :)

Regards...
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by:ziffgone
ID: 11711897
Or a javascript version:

<script type="text/javascript">
if(navigator.appName.substr(0,4) =="Micro"){
   document.write('<meta http-equiv="refresh" content="<%=interval%>;url=http://localhost:8080/MSquaredWeb/resource/right_live.jsp">');
}
else{
   document.write('<meta http-equiv="refresh" content="'+<%=interval%>*1000+';url=http://localhost:8080/MSquaredWeb/resource/right_live.jsp">');
}
</script>

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by:princehyderabad
ID: 11718064
Hello Ziffgone,

I tried what your javascript, but still no output. Still NE is going fast and IE is normal....
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ziffgone earned 200 total points
ID: 11720676
Are you simply refreshing right_live.jsp with this META refresh? If so, try this:

<script type="text/javascript">
function refreshIt(){
     window.location.href = self.location.href;
}
var interval = <%=interval%>*1000;
setTimeout('refreshIt()',interval);
</script>

If not simply refreshing, but redirecting:

<script type="text/javascript">
function refreshIt(){
     window.location.href = "http://localhost:8080/MSquaredWeb/resource/right_live.jsp";
}
var interval = <%=interval%>*1000;
setTimeout('refreshIt()',interval);
</script>

Hope that helps.

Regards...
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by:princehyderabad
ID: 11721585
Thanks Ziffgone, it worked
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by:ziffgone
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No problem, glad to help. :)

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