Re: Frames Target and External HTML

Discussion in 'HTML' started by richard, Dec 25, 2008.

  1. richard

    richard Guest

    On Wed, 24 Dec 2008 14:28:18 -0000, "Sean" <> wrote:

    >I have a frameset where the bottom frame is an external webpage from another
    >site for which I have no control over it's HTML. When a link is clicked on
    >the frame containing the external HTML I want the new page to replace the
    >frameset i.e Target="_top" but currently the link opens the page within the
    >frameset in the bottom frame ("mainFrame"). .
    >
    >I have tried:
    > <frame src="http://www.thispage.com/external.html" name="mainFrame"
    >id="mainFrame" target="_top" />
    >
    >and in the <Head> section:
    > <base target=_top />
    >
    >but the links always still open in the bottom ("mainFrame").
    >
    >Is there anyway around this?
    >
    >TIA
    >
    >Sean




    One golden rule to apply. If it ain't yours, don't frame it.
    have you tried target="mainFrame"?>
     
    richard, Dec 25, 2008
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  2. richard

    dorayme Guest

    In article <>,
    richard <> wrote:

    > One golden rule to apply. If it ain't yours, don't frame it.
    > have you tried target="mainFrame"?>


    Deep!

    --
    dorayme
     
    dorayme, Dec 25, 2008
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