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Changing 2 frames when a link is clicked

Posted on 2006-10-25
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Hi,
I am developing a site using dreamweaver - the site is frame based having banner, navigation and content frames. In addition the pages behind the scenes are asp / vbscript driven.

I want to achieve the following but don't know how:

When a user clicks on a link in the navigation frame I want to display a page in the content frame - I'm ok with this. However, I also want the navigation frame to change what is displayed when the content frame loads. For example, I want the end user to be able to choose from a variety of links on the navigation frame, but when their choice loads in the content frame I THEN WANT THE NAVIGATION PAGE TO DISPLAY LINKS TO WHAT IS IN THE ARTICLE which would be other pages within the web site.

Can anyone help?

Thanks GB
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Jason C. Levine earned 500 total points
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Hi GB,

You can do this with scripting.  Here's links to a javascript tutorial:

http://www.pageresource.com/html/frame4.htm
http://www.devx.com/tips/Tip/14002

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