Question: How do I change a window's title, i.e. the text on the window's title bar?
Answer: You can change the window title in two different ways:
Example: Set the title of the current window via
Notes: To change another window's title by overwriting its HTML source code, your script can write to that window a string beginning with the following HTML code:
Note also that rewriting another window's content will erase everything previously displayed in that window. Therefore, if you want the window's content to stay, then, after changing the window title, you'll have to write the old content to that window once again. (If your script does not know what the old content was, you'd rather not change the window title either!)
For more information on writing script-generated content to
another window, see