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Javascript question

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Richard KortsFlag for United States of America asked on
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Please look at this code:

<script>
   steps = "<? print $_SESSION['use_steps']; ?>";
   user = <? print $_SESSION['user']; ?>;
   fname = "<? print $fname; ?>";
   fnue = "<? print $fnue; ?>";
   ac = "";
   fr = "<? print $fr; ?>";
   ems = "<? print $_GET['ems']; ?>";
   loc = "<? print $loc; ?>";
   function open_pdf_win() {
      str = loc + fname;   
      window.open(str);
   }
   function ask_email() {
      window.open("email_pdf_new.php?f=" + fnue);
      self.close();
      if (steps) {
         window.location = "choose_property_us.php?prop=" + fname;
      } else {
         window.location = "choose_property.php?prop=" + fname;
      }   
   }
   </script>
</head>
   <body onLoad="ask_email();open_pdf_win();">

</body>
</html>

This is at the end of a php script. The javascript function ask_email() used to have a confirm asking if the email should be sent. The customer asked that I change it so that the email is always sent, so it looks like this.

When I test it from my computer, it works fine. The customer says it does NOT work form him, using an iPad. I am wondering if there might be an issue with the self.close() occurring too quickly if no confirm to stop processing until the user answers is present. Or other issues?

Thank you.
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