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I have a image of brain. What i need to do is image map different locations of brain and when i mouse over each location a different color should appear.  i also need to show certain links pertaining to that location on mouse over.
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You have to do it by pixel coordinates over the map -- X coordinates and y coordinates.  It is not always very exact, but give the ability to map mostly rectangles, you can get the bulk of the zone in the right link --

http://www.extension.iastate.edu/HTML/IMAP/
http://www.htmlgoodies.com/tutorials/image_maps/article.php/3479741
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image_map
http://www.javascriptkit.com/howto/imagemap.shtml
http://www.elated.com/articles/creating-image-maps/

For the onMouseOver you will HAVE to use javascript, not perl. --

www.w3schools.com/js/js_image_maps.asp
www.htmlgoodies.com/tutorials/image_maps/article.php/3479771
www.sbrady.com/hotsource/javascript/mapdis.html
www.omegagrafix.com/mouseover/mousimap.html
codingforums.com/archive/index.php?t-84844.html
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