How to detect when user presses browser back buttons

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Subject: How to detect when user presses browser back buttons
Posted by:  Jeyaprakash(CK) Chittu (CK.Jeyapraka…@oracle.com)
Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2003

Hi

I have couple of pages that maintain some stateful information and i
need to detect browser back button press and refetch the page in order
to show the current values on the fields. Is there a simple mechanims
thru JS.

Thanks
CK

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