Message-Id: <email@example.com> Date: Thu, 22 Jun 1995 11:36:31 -0400 To: firstname.lastname@example.org (Walter Ian Kaye) From: email@example.com (Kee Hinckley) Subject: Re: Previous Page Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org At 11:36 PM 6/21/95, Walter Ian Kaye wrote: >At 08:53p 06/21/95, Robert A. Mesa wrote: > >>I want to use an imagemap I call a Button Bar. On this button bar I have a >>button that I want to return the viewer to the previous page. Can any assi= st >>on the proper syntax. Thanks in advance. > > >There is no HTML for "previous page" -- it is a browser function. If you >have a specific sequence of documents in mind, you would hard-code the name >of the "previous" document into the [current] document (that's how I do it >on my pages). Or if you are using a script-driven link, you can see if the browser set the HTTP_REFERER field and send them back to that. Kee Hinckley Utopia Inc. - Cyberspace Architects=81 617/721-6100 email@example.com http://www.utopia.com/ I'm not sure which upsets me more: that people are so unwilling to accept responsibility for their own actions, or that they are so eager to regulate everyone else's.