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Trying to open window with relative url using Javascript

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Im wanting to use javascript to open a new window. The pdf file to be opened in the new window is in the directory "Doc" relative to the current directory. Should the following code work or am I doing something wrong?

window.open('Docs\\charing.pdf')

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Try this, instead:

window.open('/Docs/charing.pdf');

You may not need the first slash before the Docs item, but definitely use a single forward slash between Docs and charing.pdf
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