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javascript doesn't work in IE

   
7:30 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

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Hello,

The other thread about using javascript to open a full-screen window reminded me about the following issue that I had before and never resolved.

Using

[A HREF="javascript:window.back();"]Return to the last page you were on[/A]

works in a NetNav window but not in an MS IE window. Can anyone please tell me how it can be made to work in both?

Thank you.

7:36 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member txbakers is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



window.history.go(-1)
8:06 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Administrator jatar_k is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



can't you also do just history.back();
8:13 pm on Jan 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I'm trying to clean stuff up for the New Year and have been using javascript:history.back()

is this also incorrect? Can you explain the difference? I'm a total dummy about js?

Thanks,

<added> my fingers don't type as fast as jatar_k </added>