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Reload/refresh iFrame

Posted on 2012-03-22
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I have an iFrame from which I launch a form in a new window. When this form submits, I want to refresh the opening iFrame's content.

I can successfully address the iFrame object from the form via window.opener, but can't seem to find a clean simple way to execute a refresh or reload.

I know that I can set the iFrame's src to the same path, but I am looking for something cleaner than that.

Anyone have anything that works?
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Question by:sailing_12
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by:sailing_12
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I should mention this only needs to work for IE8 as this will be in a controlled environment.
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Michel Plungjan earned 350 total points
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opener.location.reload(1);
Is the syntax.
What is the issue?
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by:sailing_12
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That works. Hard to believe this wasn't easier to find through google.
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