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Disabling AJAX support in Browser

hankknight
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Hello,

I am working an a script that uses AJAX if available, but otherwise uses a refresh.

I want to test it, but all my browsers support AJAX.....

Is there a way to disable XMLHttpRequest in my browsers, or in some other way make my browser support JavaScript but not AJAX?

Thanks!
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Ryan ChongSoftware Tead Lead / Business Analyst / System Analyst / Data Engineer
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>>Is there a way to disable XMLHttpRequest in my browsers, or in some other way make my browser support JavaScript but not AJAX?

simply set a js variable when you're debugging your scripts, so that it ALWAYS will not execute the AJAX portion, like this:

<script language="javascript">

//Variable to set during debugging
var isDisableAJAX = true;

if (isDisableAJAX) {
   //do whatever..
} else {
   //do XMLHttpRequest..
}

</script>


else you may really think to uninstall the XMLHttpRequest component from your PC, but I think it's not worth to try with. Hope this makes sense to you.

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hi,

try disabling javascript and try

b u d d h a
Software Engineer
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If you are using something other than IE, you might try creating your own (XMLHttpRequest "object"), so when an attempt is made to
create an object, it won't allow Ajax to be performed.

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check this out...

 if (Ajax.getTransport()) {
  // Do Ajax...  Or save to a cookie..
  // Or even to the db and serve content accordingingly in the future..
 }

http://forum.openrico.org/topic/421
HonorGodSoftware Engineer
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Thanks for the 'A'
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