Adobe ColdFusion 8

ColdFusion.Window.hide

Description

Hides a window that is currently displayed.

Function syntax

July 7, 2008: Changed ColdFusion.window.hide to ColdFusion.Window.hide

ColdFusion.Window.hide(name)

See also

cfwindow, ColdFusion.Window.create, ColdFusion.Window.getWindowObject, ColdFusion.Window.onHide, ColdFusion.Window.onShow, ColdFusion.Window.show, "Using pop-up windows" in the ColdFusion Developer's Guide

History

ColdFusion 8: Added this function

Parameters

Parameter

Description

name

The name attribute of the window to hide.

Returns

This function does not return a value.

Usage

This tag has no effect if the window is already hidden.

Example

The following code lets you show and hide a window by clicking buttons:

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
</head>
<body>

<cfwindow name="testWindow" initshow=true title="test window" closable=true>
    Window contents
</cfwindow>

<cfform>
    <cfinput name="hidebutton" type="button" value="Hide Window"
        onclick="javascript:ColdFusion.Window.hide('testWindow');"/>
    <cfinput name="showbutton" type="button" value="Show Window"
        onclick="javascript:ColdFusion.Window.show('testWindow');"/>
</cfform>
</body>
</html>