closing a popup form

Posted on 2011-03-04
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have a small popup form that opens when a user clicks on a button . They underlying form stays open.

What would the code be to close the form? Currently, i have to click on the X
Question by:vbnetcoder
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by:Kalpesh Chhatrala
ID: 35041805
Check this there is java script for form closing

Author Comment

ID: 35041812
can't i do it in
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Expert Comment

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OpenPopup would be javascript right?
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Author Comment

ID: 35043340
I am not sure what the technical term for what i have is ..... basiicly, i need the form to close and the from load event of the underlying for to run

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Anurag Agarwal earned 500 total points
ID: 35044048
here is the client script tht u can use on the parent page from where the pop up window is open
and you can close the same from paren window.

   <title>JavaScript Window Close Example </title>
<script type="text/javascript">
   function popuponclick()
      my_window ="",
      my_window.document.write('<h1>The Popup Window</h1>');
   function closepopup()
      if(false == my_window.closed)
         my_window.close ();
         alert('Window already closed!');
      <a href="javascript: popuponclick()">Open Popup Window</a>
      <a href="javascript: closepopup()">Close the Popup Window</a>

Open in new window

here is the link for code help

and pls chk the example thru this code

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