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close a popup when parent form closes

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how do i close a popup when the parent form is closed. the parent form is a .ascx file and the popup is html.
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Just store a reference to the window.

Declare a global javascript variable ...

var goWindow;

When you open the window open it like this ... goWindow = window.open(....);

When youre main window is closed use the unload event to close the other window like

goWindow.close();

Greetings,
Sicos
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what code do i use to check if the main window is closed? can i use the onUnload method?
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