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Subject: Re: FLASH: Trouble opening new window.
From: John Dowdell
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2000 21:06:58 GMT

This sounds like the FAQ:

"What can prevent externalEvent or FSCommand from affecting another window?"
http://www.macromedia.com/go/14074

Background: Not all browsers let objects in one page control other windows
or frames. It's easy to open a window from Flash. If you want to open a new
window of particular size or appearance, though, then more browsers support
this through HTML than through LiveConnect or ActiveX Scripting.

(Sidenote: While not all browsers support FSCommand, not all support
"javascript:" URLs from objects either.)

jd




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