Mouse shape after opening a new window and closing it

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Subject: Mouse shape after opening a new window and closing it
Posted by:  Jawahar Rajan (jraj…@nc.rr.com)
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2003

All,
I have a printer friendly page that is opened when a user clicks a link on
my page to get the printer friendly version,
How ever when they close out the printer friendly version and return to the
original page the mouse cursor is a Hour glass shape!
my code:

I use DIV tag
<DIV id ="printThis">
<%
    response.write strTable
%>
</DIV>
<A HREF ="javascript:void(printFriendly())">Print This Page</A>

the javascript function  printFriendly is:
function printFriendly()
{
    if (document.getElementById != null)
    {
          var html = '<HTML>
<HEAD>
';
          html += '
</HEAD>
<BODY>';
          var printFriend = document.getElementById("printThis");
      if (printFriend != null)
      {
          html += printFriend.innerHTML;
      }
      else
      {
          alert("Could not find any thing to print");
          return;
      }
          html += '
</BODY>
</HTML>';
          var printWin = window.open("","Printer Friendly");
          printWin.document.open();
          printWin.document.write(html);
        printWin.document.close();
    }
    else
    {
          alert("Sorry, the print ready feature is only available in modern
browsers.");
    }
}
-->
</SCRIPT>

What I have seen is that the Mouse shape is effected after returning to the
original page Why? I am not sure but I have noticed that on some browsers
this does not happen and also in my browser the hour glass shape happened 8
out of ten time!

Any ideas why this may happen

Thanks
Jawahar

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