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    javascript dhtml clock display

    Hi all. I have a clock display that I want posted on my website but it uses innerhtml. I'm just wondering if any1 could show me how to run this clock without using innerhtml and using the dom standands instead.

    Here's the clock. The innerhtml bits are in bold.

    var dayarray=new Array("Sunday","Monday","Tuesday","Wednesday","Thursday","Friday","Saturday")
    var montharray=new Array("January","February","March","April","May","June","July","August","September","October","Novem ber","December")

    function getthedate(){
    var mydate=new Date()
    var year=mydate.getYear()
    if (year < 1000)
    year+=1900
    var day=mydate.getDay()
    var month=mydate.getMonth()
    var daym=mydate.getDate()
    if (daym<10)
    daym="0"+daym
    var hours=mydate.getHours()
    var minutes=mydate.getMinutes()
    var seconds=mydate.getSeconds()
    var dn="AM"
    if (hours>=12)
    dn="PM"
    if (hours>12){
    hours=hours-12
    }
    if (hours==0)
    hours=12
    if (minutes<=9)
    minutes="0"+minutes
    if (seconds<=9)
    seconds="0"+seconds
    var cdate="<small><font color='000000' face='Arial'><b>"+dayarray[day]+", "+montharray[month]+" "+daym+", "+year+" "+hours+":"+minutes+":"+seconds+" "+dn
    +"</b></font></small>"
    if (document.all)
    document.all.clock.innerHTML=cdate
    else if (document.getElementById)
    document.getElementById("clock").innerHTML=cdate
    else
    document.write(cdate)
    }
    if (!document.all&&!document.getElementById)
    getthedate()
    function goforit(){
    if (document.all||document.getElementById)
    setInterval("getthedate()",1000)
    }

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    Code:
    <style type="text/css">
    .clock {
      color:#000000;
      font:bold 1em Arial;
    }
    </style>
    Code:
    var span = document.createElement('span');
    span.className = "clock";
    var time = document.createTextNode(dayarray[day]+", "+montharray[month]+" "+daym+", "+year+" "+hours+":"+minutes+":"+seconds+" "+dn);
    span.appendChild(time);
    document.getElementById("clock").appendChild(span);

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    Thanks pal, appreciate it.


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