Re: Window-target HTTP header (fwd)

Walter Ian Kaye (
Fri, 9 Jan 1998 09:59:14 -0800

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Date: Fri, 9 Jan 1998 09:59:14 -0800
From: Walter Ian Kaye <>
Subject: Re: Window-target HTTP header (fwd)

At 5:07p +0100 01/09/98, Volker Kroll wrote:
>At 18:14 08.01.98 +0100, <> wrote:
>>Hello, I would like to know if anybody can help me...
>This is not a howto mailing list, but...
>>I am using the "Window-target: _top" HTTP header to show the response of my
>>CGI script in a full window. It works fine in Netscape, but it does not in
>There is NO Window-target: _top HTTP Header, if you want it to work you
>have to use a script in the response "File"

Well, NCC did define [their own] HTTP header.
MSIE seems finicky about case a lot, so instead of "Window-target:" try
"Window-Target:" (a character following a hyphen needs to be uppercase
in header names). I have not tried it though -- am just guessing. ;-)