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Auto refresh web parts

Last Modified: 2010-04-21

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
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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.


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


Good staring point thanks.

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