Re: Suggestion: transient windows in html 4 or 5

Ian Graham (igraham@smaug.java.utoronto.ca)
Wed, 26 Nov 1997 15:58:01 -0500 (EST)


From: igraham@smaug.java.utoronto.ca (Ian Graham)
Message-Id: <199711262058.PAA14132@smaug.java.utoronto.ca>
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Wed, 26 Nov 1997 15:58:01 -0500 (EST)
Subject: Re: Suggestion: transient windows in html 4 or 5

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This is just 'tool-tips' (or whatever it's called  on Win95). IE 4
displays the TITLE attribute content as a tool tip, whenever the
mouse hovers over an element.   You'd need to check the MS-DHTML
docs to see if it is scriptable. 

> Not quite, apparently.
> 
> The windows described in the document are small windows that appear
> within the current window/frame and are transient. They do not 
> appear until a certain action is performed and are dismissed in
> an entirely different manner, among other things.
> 
> jdebert@hypatia.com
> ==
> 
> Jordan Reiter wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > Can't this be done with the <A HREF="foo.htm" TARGET="newwindow"> technique?
> > 
> 
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