[Jslib] forcing focus to next element...whatever it is.

Pete Collins pete at mozdev.org
Thu Sep 18 17:16:22 EDT 2003

Stephen Knight wrote:
> is there a relatively painless way to get the window to change the focus 
> to the _next_ element without requiring knowledge of the name of the 
> next element?
> ie; as if the user had hit the tab key (the user doesn't know the name 
> of the next element).
> (this way, if I rearrange my window, I don't have to worry about whether 
> my code will focus in the correct order).
> thank you for your time.

Yea, this is something that keeps coming up. Take a look at this code:


I need to add a general purpose routine to jslib library "commonWindow" 
would be a good place. A func that returns an array of all the open windows.


Pete Collins

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