troubleshooting Question

Popup window upon selecting dropdown option

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Stefan MotzFlag for United States of America asked on
JavaScript
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Hi Experts,
The code below opens an alert when "Approved" is selected in the dropdown.
Instead of the alert I would like another window to be opened, because I'd like to place a longer, formatted message, and the alert is not sufficient for this goal.
The popup window should have an OK button which will close the popup, before the Submit button can be clicked.
I would appreciate your help.
<html>
<head>
<title></title>
      <script type="text/javascript">
         <!--
       function onLoad() {
            document.getElementById("status").onchange = confirmApproved;
       }

       function confirmApproved() {

	  var e = document.getElementById("status");
	  if (e.options[e.selectedIndex].value == "Approved") {
	    if (confirm("Please read the terms and conditions and click OK! More text....")) {
	      // do soemthine
	    } else {
	      // don't do it
	    }
      }
}
         //-->
      </script>
</head>
<body onload="onLoad()">

<form name="editor" method="post" action="Send.asp">
  <select id="status" name="Status" onchange="confirmApproved">
    <option value=""></option>
    <option value="Pending Approval">Pending Approval</option>
    <option value="Approved">Approved</option>
    <option value="Disapproved">Disapproved</option>
  </select>

  <input type="Submit" name="Submit" value="Submit" />
</form>

</body>
</html>
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