Ajax and call to an external resource.

Discussion in 'ASP .Net' started by Smith, Sep 13, 2007.

  1. Smith

    Smith Guest

    Hello,
    My aspx page redirects to a page on an external web site. The external page
    is .ashx.
    I usually display an animation( using update panel and scriptmanager),
    prompting user that some data is being retreived.
    Is there any way i can stop displying my animation when the remote page has
    completed?

    Thanks
    PS
    Smith, Sep 13, 2007
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  2. Smith

    bruce barker Guest

    if you redirect, the new page will replace the page with animation, so
    you do not need to do anything to stop it. one caveat, unlike a
    xmlhttprequest, a redirect will normally stop an animation.

    -- bruce (sqlwork.com)



    Smith wrote:
    > Hello,
    > My aspx page redirects to a page on an external web site. The external page
    > is .ashx.
    > I usually display an animation( using update panel and scriptmanager),
    > prompting user that some data is being retreived.
    > Is there any way i can stop displying my animation when the remote page has
    > completed?
    >
    > Thanks
    > PS
    >
    >
    bruce barker, Sep 13, 2007
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  3. Smith

    Smith Guest

    "bruce barker" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > if you redirect, the new page will replace the page with animation, so you
    > do not need to do anything to stop it. one caveat, unlike a
    > xmlhttprequest, a redirect will normally stop an animation.
    >
    > -- bruce (sqlwork.com)
    >

    Hi Bruce,
    My redirect does not stop my animation. I recall that my external ressource
    is a genric handle (.ashx file).
    I do not know why it is like this.
    Thanks
    PS
    Smith, Sep 13, 2007
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