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Modal Pop up Window Refreshing / Reloading Parent (opener) in Internet Explorer 7

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Hey Folks,

I am able to open a modal pop up window in IE 7 but I am not figuring out how to reload / refresh the parent window (opener) from the  pop up one.

I am always getting an error like:

window.opener ou parent.opener is null and everything fails then.

in firefox it is working fine but IE 7.

I have checked here and there and all possible solutions  do not work for IE 7.

Notice: I am using window.showModalDialog to open the pop up window and I have assured the cache is empty in my testings.

Notice 2: I want do it WITHOUT close the child (pop up) window.
Any help is really appreciated !
Kin Fat SZE

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