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17. Window Object

Mark J. Collins

(1)Chesterfield, Virginia, USA

In this chapter I will explain how you can create and manipulate windows with JavaScript. I will start by opening a pop-up window and demonstrate how to control its size and position as well as other attributes. I’ll show how you can use methods on the window object to move and resize a window. I also provide an example that simulates a modal dialog using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Finally, I will briefly explain how to use an inline frame to embed content from another source.

Create a Window

I’ll start by opening a new window using JavaScript on an existing window. ...

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