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Chapter 10. Using the navigator, locatio... > The location Object’s Methods

The location Object’s Methods

You can find the location object’s methods in Table 10.9.

Table 10.9. The Properties and Methods of the location Object
Method NS2 NS3 NS4 NS6 IE3a IE3b IE4 IE5 IE5.5 IE6
assign x x x x x x x x x x
  Returns: Nothing
  This method performs the same action as assigning a URL to the href property.
  Syntax: assign(URL), where URL is the new URL.
reload  x x x   x x x x
  Reloads the current page.
  Syntax: location.reload([flag]), where flag is true if you want the page to be reloaded from the server, or false (the default) if you want the page reloaded from the browser’s cache (if it’s still there).
replace  x x x   x x x x
  Replaces the current document by loading another document from the given URL.
  Syntax: location.replace(URL), where URL is the new URL.



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