[thelist] Form Mail

Steve Cook steve.cook at evitbe.com
Fri May 25 01:37:16 CDT 2001

Hi Ritwik,

there are two distinct parts to the solution you are looking for. The first
part is the "pop-up" window. This requires a client-side script to function,
which in practise means accepting the use of a little JavaScript.
Alternatively, you could open a normal browser window using target="_blank",
but then you cannot create a link to "close the window", as this also
requires client-side scripting (i.e. JavaScript). The scripting required to
do this though is extremely simple and is supported on the vast majority of

The second part is the mail form. Here you can certainly avoid JavaScript.
Creating a mailform in PHP is pretty straightforward and you'll find a whole
bunch of usaeable scripts to choose from at various PHP sites such as


Good luck!


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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ritwik Patra [mailto:patra at poboxes.com]
> Sent: den 25 maj 2001 07:47
> To: thelist at lists.evolt.org
> Subject: [thelist] Form Mail
> I am looking for a PHP script through which if someone clicks 
> on the "Contact Us" link...It will open a separate smaller 
> browser window with a form. When filled up..the sme window  
> will show thanks message alongwith a link to "close the 
> window". I want to use this for our site www.deepalaya.org . 
> We  do not want to use any java script.  Can anybody help 
> please....
> Ritwik Patra

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