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Posted on 2006-11-17
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I am using thickbox for my login screen with an iFrame.  The problem is that once the login is successful I am still within the thickbox iFrame.  I need it to process the login and then close the thickbox window while refreshing the page below... here is where it is, any ideas?

http://fab71ben.securesites.net/thefabonline.com/index.php
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Question by:seamusseamus
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inubis earned 2000 total points
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Hi,

2 Options
1) In your form tag
<form method="post" id="form1" class="KT_tngformerror" action="http://fab71ben.securesites.net/thefabonline.com/login.php?height=220&width=310">
put target="top"
e.g.
<form method="post" id="form1" class="KT_tngformerror" target="_top" action="http://fab71ben.securesites.net/thefabonline.com/login.php?height=220&width=310">

2) On the login successful page that loads in your IFrame put this bit of code:

<script>
  parent.location = 'index.php';
</script>

Sam
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