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From Alex Harui <aha...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: can Flex place focus on browser window already opened with navigateToURL()?
Date Mon, 07 Apr 2014 02:32:54 GMT
If you can find a way to do it from JavaScript you can call it from
ExternalInterface

On 4/6/14 6:53 PM, "modjklist@comcast.net" <modjklist@comcast.net> wrote:

>The first time navitageToURL() is executed, a browser window opens and
>obtains focus. 
>
>The user views the help file, then goes back to the web app.
>
>Later, the user clicks to a link that points to a different named
>destination in the same PDF file. Nothing happens (actually, the PDF file
>moved to the correct named destination location, but the focus remains in
>the web app and there nothing noticeable happens). The user has to "know"
>that he/she must click the browser tab that opened the first time.
>
>Is there a way that Flex can set focus to the HELP browser window opened
>with navigateToURL(...,"HELP")? Or how do people address this? Should a
>popup appear in the web app instructing the user to click on the browser
>window? etc. 


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