Clifford Heath <cjh_nospam / managesoft.com> wrote in message news:<3DC06DD7.42BCBEC4 / managesoft.com>...
> We have code somewhere that uses an old IE API based on DDE to
> send it to a particular URL. Don't know it the docs are still
> available, or whether the API included a "close window" feature.
> I could search for it if you wish, but I thought it might be
> useful to know that it used DDE.

searching everywhere, I done der found what I needed.

objIE.document.parentWindow.someFunctionName("my arguments");

this works great!  I can now call HTML javascript fuctions from ruby!

thanks.

  Craig A.