Can an iframe access its parent URL?
18 Answers. Yes, accessing parent page’s URL is not allowed if the iframe and the main page are not in the same (sub)domain. However, if you just need the URL of the main page (i.e. the browser URL), you can try this: var url = (window.
If you have access to parent page then any data can be passed as well as any parent method can be called directly from Iframe . Iframe code: window. parent.
How do I find the parent window URL in a child window?
Using window. opener object to access the parent browser window from a child window – (compatible with IE & Firefox) Using window. showModalDialog() to send data to parent browser window from a child window – (only IE, wont work in Firefox)
Can iframe use parent CSS?
Can I interact with an iframe?
6 Answers. With different domains, it is not possible to call methods or access the iframe’s content document directly. You have to use cross-document messaging.
Can two iframes communicate?
Actually, they can.
What is the parent of an iframe?
When a window is loaded in an , , or , its parent is the window with the element embedding the window. Always take into account that parent document and iframe document must match by protocol and domain name.
you can use parent to access the parent page. So to access a function it would be: var obj = parent.getElementById (‘foo’);
How to send a message from an iframe?
To send a message using window.postMessage method: you need to add event listeners in the parent to receive messages from iframe Note: this method can be used in same-domain iframe also.