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Javascript popup window for pictures

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I'm using a Javascript script that displays pictures in a popup window and it works fine except when there's a picture that contains parentheses:

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  1. <a href="javascript:popImage('http://www.mysite.com/gallery/pic1(small).jpg','Pictures')">
  2. <img src='http://www.mysite.com/gallery/thumbs/pic1(small).jpg' width='100' height='75' alt='Picture' >
  3. </a>
Notice the parentheses around the word "small" in the image name? I'm not a Javascript guy, so I guessing that this is what is causing the problem. What is happening is - when I click on the link I get the little image icon of a broken link in the popup window instead of the larger picture.

The popup works fine for pictures that do not contain parentheses in the image name.

Is there a work around for this?

Thanks.

David
Sep 30 '09 #1
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ssnaik84
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nothing is wrong in your code till now..
Can you post your javascript function "popImage"?
Sep 30 '09 #2

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