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Firefox and Chrome frame OnResize not working

Posted on 2012-03-26
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I am trying to capture when a frame is resized.  This works perfect in IE but not at all in Firefox or Chrome.  Everything I have read says it should work, so I must be doing something wrong.  Can anyone please help?

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test.html
<html>
<frameset cols="*,*" border=15>
  <frame id=frmFrame src="frame.html" onload="alert('load');">
  <frame id=frmFrame2 src="frame2.html" onresize="alert('resize');">
</frameset>
</html>

frame.html
<html>
<body bgcolor=green>
&nbsp;
</body>
</html>

frame2.html
<html>
<body bgcolor=red>
&nbsp;
</body>
</html>
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Question by:stuart100
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Michel Plungjan earned 500 total points
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<frameset cols="*,*" border=15>
  <frame id=frmFrame src="..." onload="alert('load');">
  <frame id=frmFrame2 src="..." onload="var win = this.contentWindow?this.contentWindow:this;win.onresize=function(){parent.document.title = 'resized @'+new Date();}">
</frameset>
</html>

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by:stuart100
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Thank you for the solution, I am giving you the points.

Can you explain though your code.  I think what is going on is that Firefox is not correctly registering the onresize event to the frame or using the wrong container?  Is this correct?
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by:Michel Plungjan
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Fx has a different Dom access than ie. it is now standard on new browsers
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