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Hi,
I'm not sure how to do this.  I have an XML file (InventoryData.xml), a main XSL file (yarn.xsl), and a detailed XSL file (brand.xsl).
What I want it to do is on the Main xsl file, it will list out all different Brand names from the xml file that are hyperlinks.  When the user clicks on the hyperlink it will display the Detailed xsl file.  I'm assuming javascript is needed for the hyperlink???
I hope this makes sense...
I have attached the files.
Thanks in advance for any help with this.

InventoryData.xml
yarn.xsl
brand.xsl
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Geert Bormans earned 2000 total points
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Since this ios open for a while, I am going to tell you how to do it.
But you need to do it yourself. I don't have time to show you the code

You will need javascript, that is for sure.

For giving you cross browser XSLT without to much hassle, I recommend that you use Sarissa library, works like a charm

Create a driver file with some html body and some javascript functions
Inside the body you auto load the XML transformed with the first XSLT (over-write a named div with innerHTML)
(make sure the sarissa transform result is wellformed xml)
For the links, make calls to the javascript transformation function again, but with a different xslt
(preconstruct these links in the first XSLT), href is blank, onclick = javascript transformation, over write the ineerHTML of the same div)

I have done a zillion projects like this,; works like a charm
here is an example:
read my first four comments in this question
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Web_Languages-Standards/XSLT/Q_24034619.html
(skip the part as soon as it hits ASP :-)

I don't have the time to develop this for you,
but am available if you hit a brick wall doing this
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by:BeckyBair
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Thank you - I'll give it a try
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by:Geert Bormans
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welcome,
always welcome if you need further assistance
if eventually you need a resource to do it for you, you can contact me through email
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