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    How do I get the source from a frame containing an external page

    Hiya

    I am trying to get the source of an external page I have loaded in a frame. I am trying to use

    parent.frames[0].document.body.innerHTML

    which works fine when I load another page from my site but fails when I load a page external from my site. (For testing I am just displaying the result in an alert and for the external page nothing popups so I expect an error)

    Is there something I am doing wrong or is there a better way to get the HTML source for the page?

    Cheers
    Tony

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    For security reasons, you don't have access to the window/frame that contains page in another domain.
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    I was afraid that would be the answer. Thanks for the help


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