IE7 has no back button in popups

Subject: IE7 has no back button in popups
From: "Keith Hansen" <KRH -at- weiland-wfg -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2007 09:00:38 -0600

Perhaps this isn't really a tech writer question, but I thought SOMEONE
here might be able to shed light on this!

I have IE7. In my browser, when I click on a link that opens a popup,
the popup opens--but no Back or Forward buttons are displayed on the
browser's toolbar.

I googled and found one site where another person had also experienced
this problem:

As she wrote:
"when IE7 is open via a javascript popup command, even if toolbar=yes,
there are no back or forward

If I click on a link that does NOT involve a javascript popup command,
IE7 opens a full window with Back and Forward buttons.

My questions:
* Has anyone else encountered this?
* Any way to make the popup open WITH the Back/Forward buttons?




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