[thelist] Why put menu code in an IFRAME?

Francois Jordaan francois.jordaan at wheel.co.uk
Tue Feb 11 10:04:05 CST 2003

Probably dumb question from a DHTML newbie, helping to debug some legacy

What is the likely reason for putting the code+markup to render a DHTML
drop-down menu in an invisible IFRAME on the page? The IFRAME is way at the
bottom of the page markup, so my only guess is that it's to ensure that the
rest of the page renders first.

If the question's too vague, and the answer is a very big "it depends", then


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