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how to disable session using javascript

 
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Hello,
I need to expire the session whenever anyone closes the window without signout.

I know I can not use java (session) object in javascript functions.

Can I use AJAX ? if yes can you send me some sample application?

Thankyou
Ashish Agarwal
 
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Hi Ashish,

i think u can handle it through javascript

u can write a function on the window close event and call a servlet/jsp through which u can invalidate the user session.

try this out i think it should work
 
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I am going to move this to the Servlets forum, and hopefully that is the best forum for you question.

Mark
 
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There is no way to reliably detect the closing of the browser. Please see the many posts on this topic already in the HTML forum.
 
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This topic is also disussed frequently in this and the JSP forums.
 
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