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Re: Pop-Ups

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2002 18:15:32 -0000
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"Simon White" <simon.white@jkd.co.uk> wrote in message
news:FDFC0668A850D246BC4231715D94904E0CD594@uranus.jkd.co.uk...
>
>We used a server-side script to allow users with no JS to
>access the page. If no JS was available and another link
>was required (to HTML version without pop-up) this was
>offered as a redundant text link as the original pop-up info
>was available from near the bottom of the page in the main
>navigation.

It's not robust in the face of window.open disabled, or script being
enabled/disabled on a "page by page" basis, if it mattered that people
saw the disclaimer, I'd not be happy with those constraints.  window.open
is blocked (but not other javascript) by a lot of products, and a lot of
people.

Jim.
Received on Friday, 18 October 2002 14:17:06 GMT

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