I don't completely follow. It has to be shown in order to be clicked, so it's already shown. You can automatically hide anything by using setTimeout("function",x); where x is the number of milliseconds (1000 per second) to call the function.
If anyone knows of a website that can offer ColdFusion help that isn't controlled by neurotic, pedantic jerks* (stackoverflow.com), please PM me with a link.
* The neurotic, pedantic jerks are not the owners; just the people who are in control of the "popularity contest".