[thelist] Popup Position (was: Re: centering a popup window.....)

Peter-Paul Koch gassinaumasis at hotmail.com
Thu Feb 1 05:25:48 CST 2001

>My understanding of the difference between them is that 'top/left' 
>positions the popup window relative to the monitor screen, while 
>'screenX/screenY' positions it relative to the browser window, but doesn't 
>work in IE.

>So, in theory screenX would let you pop up a window 200 pixels right of the 
>top-left corner of the parent window, if it worked in IE. But since it 
>doesn't we're stuck with 200 pixels right of the top-left corner of the 

Hmm, just tested it and NN4 and 6 treat screenX and screenY as top and left, 
and not as you describe.


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