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Auto refresh web parts

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Hello,

I have made a web part that displays messages stored in an array at random using math.random(). The problem is that a new message will appear only when the page is enterd or refreshed. So is there anyway to refresh a web part while the rest of the page remains static.

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Oops - not sure what i was thinking wiht that last post. I don't know how to do this as i normally refresh the whole page. I would suggest javascript however here is a webpage which shows another method
http://www.codeproject.com/KB/HTML/topten.aspx
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Just did a quick search and onTimeOut( ) appears to be a useful function. That could be set to call the script which in turn updates the DIV.

https://www.experts-exchange.com/Web/Web_Languages/HTML/Q_20835671.html

I hope those two bits of information enable you to write the code.

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Good staring point thanks.

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