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Outputting Coldfusion into frames


I am trying to do the same thing this website here is doing: http://www.globalresponse.org/search.php?querystring2=guana+cay&query2=searchall&submit2=Search

We need a header file to show up on the top frame and the results show on the bottom. Any suggestions doing this in coldfusion would be great. I am using ColdFusion Server Enterprise 7.

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There is no differnce for how to do this in cold fusion than any other language.  It is just normal HTML frames.

Here is a tutorial:
well if you are trying to do -exactly- what that url is doing, you can't legally (afaik)


" No Automated Querying

You may not send automated queries of any sort to Google's system without express permission in advance from Google. Note that "sending automated queries" includes, among other things:

    * using any software which sends queries to Google to determine how a website or webpage "ranks" on Google for various queries;
    * "meta-searching" Google; and
    * performing "offline" searches on Google."

you can do similar things  if allowed by sites using cfhttp without even using frames...

This is my header stuff
<cfhttp      method="get" url="www.someurlthatallowsthistypeofthing.com>

but again...many, many sites prohibit this and you'd need to read the terms of use notice carefully to avoid being in violation


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