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How do I refresh a page every 5 minutes ?

I have two websites....

I would like to create a frame on a page on website#1, which shows a page
from website#2

Furthermore, I would like the frame on website#1 to refresh every 5 minutes
or so.

I have HTML, ASP, VBSCRIPT and JAVASCRIPT at my disposal.

Many thanks

Rob
Jul 20 '05 #1
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Rob Evans wrote:
I have two websites....

I would like to create a frame on a page on website#1, which shows a
page from website#2

Furthermore, I would like the frame on website#1 to refresh every 5
minutes or so.


Set a timer to 5 minutes. When it goes off, reload the page in your
browser. Repeat.

Good luck.

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Brian (remove "invalid" from my address to email me)
http://www.tsmchughs.com/
Jul 20 '05 #2
Rob Evans scribbled something along the lines of:
I have two websites....

I would like to create a frame on a page on website#1, which shows a page
from website#2

Furthermore, I would like the frame on website#1 to refresh every 5 minutes
or so.

I have HTML, ASP, VBSCRIPT and JAVASCRIPT at my disposal.

Many thanks

Rob


VBScript will not work outside MSIE afaik.
Use a JavaScript with an onload trigger that sets a timer which runs a
function that refreshes the page and restarts the timer.

In some browsers a Refresh HTTP header or meta element might work as well

--
Alan Plum, WAD/WD, Mushroom Cloud Productions
http://www.mushroom-cloud.com/
Jul 20 '05 #3

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