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Re: Websites that disable back button
From Inachu at Help Desk on 12 Feb '00
replying to Websites that disable "back" button posted by Jeff

If you use any version of Netscape Communicator you can click and hold down the the back button it will then give you a choice on how far back you want to go.

Well I have seen teh break out of frames but I am still hunting for the get into frames when someone visits your site from a search engine.

Example they goto your site but the site is missing navagation buttons.



Inachu




>Don't you hate it when you try to "back" out of a website and find you
>can't. It's an old trick of sleazy porno and penny stock scam sites.
>Yet, occasionally I find a quality site that disables the browser's
>back button.
>
>I find the practice FAR more annoying than popup windows.
>
>Am I missing something? Does this practice serve any legitimate purpose
>or is is merely a way to trap the viewer?




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