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1.3.7 Pop-up windows

Pop-up windows are browser windows that pop-up in front of (or behind) the main window. They are often smaller than the main window.

They have two primary uses:

  • to provide extra information about something which doesn't need a whole page

  • to advertise another site or product.

The main window remains, so you can go back to it by closing the pop-up in one of these ways

  • use the close button if it has one

  • use the ‘X’ button in the top right corner of the pop-up menu.


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