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    Error: uncaught exception: Permission denied to get property HTMLDocument.getElements

    newdoc = "";
    function Create(){
    newdoc = window.open('sURL_here', true);
    }
    function Change(){
    alert(newdoc.document.getElementsByName("top").value);
    }


    when I call the change function I get this error: Error: uncaught exception: Permission denied to get property HTMLDocument.getElementsByName

    how can I fix this, get around it???

    thanks

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    Is sURL in the same domain as your page? Cross-site scripted interaction is generally not allowed. Plus, getElementsByName returns a collection, not an element -- use newdoc.document.getElementsByName("top")[0].value or similar.

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    thanks


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