IN THIS CHAPTER
Scripting communication among multiple frames
Creating and managing new windows
Controlling the size, position, and appearance of the browser window
Details of window, frame, frameset, and iframe objects
A quick look at the basic document object model diagram in Chapter 25, "Document Object Model Essentials," (refer to Figure 25-1) reveals that the
window object, so it is also covered in this chapter.
Of all the objects associated with browser scripting, the
window and window-related objects have by far the most object-specific terminology associated with them. This necessitates a rather long chapter to keep the whole discussion in one place.
window object is often a source of confusion when you first learn about the document object model. A number of synonyms for
window objects muck up the works: ...