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I am trying to get TopUp to work with a local path.  When I use

 <script type="text/javascript" src="http://gettopup.com/releases/latest/top_up-min.js"></script>
it works fine but when I try <script type="text/javascript" src="js/top_up-min.js"></script> it does not.  I have included the complete code that is from the http://gettopup.com site.

Any help is appreciated
<script type="text/javascript" src="http://gettopup.com/releases/latest/top_up-min.js"></script> 

<script type="text/javascript">
  TopUp.host = "http://localhost/";
  TopUp.images_path = "images/top_up/";
</script> 
<script type="text/javascript">
  TopUp.host = "http://localhost/";
  TopUp.players_path = "images/players/";
</script> --->

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Michel Plungjan earned 1000 total points
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how about
<script type="text/javascript" src="js/top_up-min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript">
  TopUp.images_path = "images/top_up/";
TopUp.players_path = "images/players/";
</script>

or not setting this at all  since

   At default, TopUp assumes that the images reside at the same host as the file itself in the following path /images/top_up/.     You can change the path (and even the host) by changing the variables TopUp.host and TopUp.images_path as the following...

http://gettopup.com/documentation
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34114093
Done all that - In my question I state that <script type="text/javascript" src="js/top_up-min.js"></script> does not work.  I did not add this
<script type="text/javascript">
 TopUp.images_path = "images/top_up/";
TopUp.players_path = "images/players/";
</script>

at first, I added it to try and get it working.  His example that is downloaded has the link going to his site, there is no working example of a local path.
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by:Michel Plungjan
ID: 34114116
I need to see some code on a real website.
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34114125
That's what I would like, an example of a local path working.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34115236
<script type="text/javascript" src="<root_folder>/js/top_up-min.js"></script>
works fine to me
<root_folder> is the root folder that contains ur website
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34115246
<script type="text/javascript" src="./js/top_up-min.js"></script>
This may also work fine
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34115293
Here is the path


<script type="text/javascript" src="Intranet_Pop_Up_Test/js/top_up-min.js"></script>

Still does not work, could you post your example so I can see what I am missing?
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34115531
This also did not work
<script type="text/javascript" src="http://localhost/Intranet_Pop_Up_Test/js/top_up-min.js"></script>
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by:Michel Plungjan
ID: 34115815
Please forget localhost.

If you load the page and the javascript and images are on a relative (images/)  or absolute (/images) path on the same server, you do NOT need the host
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34115891
No change - here is the folder structure - the images and js
Example.jpg
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34115902
did u tried in the second way i given
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34115930
Yes
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34115948
try this also
src="~/js/top_up-min.js"
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34115973
No - the paths are correct.  I wish his example would have been setup as a local like all the others.  Who wants to link to a site that will go down some day.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34116007
r u sure that this file is in this folder?
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34116044
Checked several times - copied and recopied them over and over.  I had no problem with shadowbox as far as paths etc.  It just looks like crap.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34116333
so where is this html file
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34116353
It is in the root of the image I sent
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by:Michel Plungjan
ID: 34116409
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34116441
I may try it at home, something is not right.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34116459
are u using an IDE
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34116471
Not sure what you mean
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34116596
what is the server language u are using
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by:Michel Plungjan
ID: 34116635
Does that matter at all???
Just uploaded the unzipped file to my server. All works as expected.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34117341
ok r u using an ide like dreamviewer or visual studio or something like that
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34119968
Using Dreamweaver - Looking for another place to test it since I was not able to at home.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34120107
in dreamweiver if u "src=" and press Ctrl+Space then u can browse for the file and it will make the relative path for u.
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34120132
I tried it just for the heck of it but it is the same path.  My paths are correct, something is preventing it - I have many other *.js files in the js folder, could be a conflict.
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by:wdfdo1986
wdfdo1986 earned 1000 total points
ID: 34120312
cant be something like that
try loading the page with IE
then u can see the javascript error
read it and post it here
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34120335
Does not give an error, just opens the link in a new page instead of the popup window.  I am opening a link not an image.
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by:wdfdo1986
ID: 34120370
Sorry I am out of solutions now
To proceed i need some screen shots of the site if u can
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34120380
Let me test it on another machine to see if I get the same result.
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by:JohnMac328
ID: 34137101
For some reason remaning  js to javascript made the difference.  I know, makes no sense.

<script type="text/javascript" src="javascript/top_up-min.js"></script>
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