The iFrame should have an onload event that you can use to switch out the image for the iFrame. Note: this might not always work for those people that force download of PDFs instead of displaying them "inline". -----Original message----- From: "Jeremy Weiss" eccentric.one at gmail.com Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2008 11:25:36 -0700 To: Evolt thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: [thelist] detecting when a pdf is loaded > I've got a friend who is trying to launch a pdf in an iframe. However, > she's wanting to display some sort of 'please wait' graphic while the > pdf file downloads and opens. Problem is, we can't figure out how to > detect when the pdf is loaded so that we can hide the graphic. Anyone > run into this before? > > -jeremy > -- > > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * > http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ > > For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester > and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org > Workers of the Web, evolt !