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javascript tool tip inside iframe

Posted on 2008-10-12
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Hello, experts

I got this javascript tool tip code from this site

http://sixrevisions.com/tutorials/javascript_tutorial/create_lightweight_javascript_tooltip/

I placed this code inside an iframe.
The tool tip window won't go over the parent page, and the tool tip get chopped.

I placed style.css in parent document but no luck.

How do I make this work?



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That is not possible by design.  The script is supposed to be contained within the iframe.

If you really want to do this, you will have to do a lot of extra coding to place the code in the parent page, and have it react to elements inside the iframe.
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Do you know any pop up tool tip works on parent page from iframe?
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Thank you.
That is exactly what I was looking for
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