Alphabetical Script Listing for 'L'


(Version 4.0+ browsers) Redirects a user to the page based on their language. For example, English language user browsers, which report the language as 'en' in most cases, can be redirected to an English page, while Spanish language user browser, which report the language as 'es' in most cases, can be sent to a separate Spanish page. This method works well for redirecting users in all the languages that you set up. Instructions on adding more languages are included in the source code.

Last Modified

When you just can't stand to look at another 'Last Updated: Feb 02 1998 14:12:56:10' Script, give this script a try. It'll write to the page in the format, 'Last Updated February 2 1998' This looks much better!

Latitude-Longitude Converter

Convert latitude and longitude from degree decimal to degree, minutes, and seconds and vice versa. This script will also find the farthest point from the point entered, as well as the distance.

Launch Date

Displays one of two messages after comparing the current date on the user's computer to a date that you determine, such as a product or web site launch date. A 'before' or 'after' message can be customized with your own HTML code, including images. Short!

Layer Scroller

Provides controls to scroll the layer at varying speeds. Can be used with your own graphics and layout to creatively present your content.

Layered Drop Down Menu

This script creates a drop-down-menu effect for navigating, using layers.


(Requires Netscape 4.0 or better) Here's a perfect example of Netscape's newest feature - layers. Layers can seemingly "float" objects around this screen, pictures, tables, text, etc. It's something that's undoubtedly going to be widely used in the future!

Left-to-Right Fade

Cell colors fade from left to right, changing through red, green and blue. IE only. Cool!

Letter Spacing Menu

This menu randomly changes letter spacing. IE5 and NS6.

Lights Out

Try to eliminate all the boxes to win. When you check a box, all the squares around it (one above, one below, and one to each side) are unselected. You can play in five different levels of difficulty. Addictive!

Limit Boxes

Limits the number of checkboxes that the user is able to check on your site. Ideal for situations when more than one selection is allowed up to a certain number overall. If they select too many, they are notified of the maximum allowed and their last entry becomes unchecked.

Limit Characters and Lines

This script limits characters and lines within a textarea. You specify the characters per line, total lines and total characters. The script updates 2 counter fields (remaining characters and remaining lines). Implement an alert message in the function or use the counter fields for form validation.

Limit Characters and Words Entered

This script will allow you to limit the number of words and/or characters entered into a form. Easily customizable.

Limit Textarea

This script controls a maximum textarea input amount and updates a small counter with how many characters are left with each keystroke. Dynamic fix now allows you to use this script in multiple textboxes on a page. Easy!

Limit Textarea 2 / The JavaScript Source

This script limits text input to 20 characters per line for a total of 10 lines. Numbers are adjustable. It also filters textarea input: replaces non-alphanumeric characters with spaces, removes extra spaces (multiple consecutive, leading and trailing) and blank lines. Final clean-up is performed onblur, when user clicks out of textarea.

Line Scroller

An impressive single line news ticker with smooth scrolling motion. Supports any valid HTML within the scroll text, including images or links. Really easy to position on your page, just place the 'tickpos' anchor where you want the scroller to appear. Easy!

Line Wrapper

Wraps entries in a textarea box to whatever number of characters per line you want. For example, The script can automatically insert a return after each 50 spaces, so that the form contents you receive are more readable. (The script does indifferently break lines in mid-word, a possible fix for the next version?)

Linear Equation Generator

This Linear Equation generator asks you to find the relationship between X and Y. This is a straight line formula in the form of Y=MX+B where M is the slope and B is the y-intersect.

Link Annotations / The JavaScript Source

This script will show and hide the link's title information right on the page. It could be used in a site map or dynamic menu as well.

Link Array

Need to create a list of links without writing all the HTML coding? Using this script, just enter the name of the link and its URL. It will automatically be formatted and placed on the Web page.

Link Brackets

Want to spruce up your links without adding background images? This script will enclose your designated links in brackets. You can keep the other links separate, if you like.

Link Changer

Make a choice from the dropdown box and the link changes. You can place the link anywhere on the page.

Link Colors

With every new letter that you touch, JavaScript tells the computer to give the document a new background color. Kind of cool.

Link Delay Image

After your visitors click a link, you can make the browser delay as many seconds as you want before they are actually sent to that page. Why not use that time to display an animated image about the page they are going to? Eye-catching!

Link Description

(Internet Explorer Only) Displays a description in another cell of a table when the mouse moves over a link. Although Netscape users will not see the extra HTML description, the link still works fine for them, no errors! Nice!

Link Descriptions

Place the cursor over these links and a nice description will be shown. Pretty cool! IE and NS 6.

Link Enhancer

Using this script, outbound links will open in a new window automatically. No need to add anything to the link. The script will also apply a different style to the outbound link to make visitors aware it is an outbound link. You don't have to worry anymore about targets and the appearance, especially if your customers have their own CMS.

Link Hint Scroller 2.0

When you move your mouse over a link, a hint or something about the link will appear below the link in a scrolling fashion. You can change the direction of scrolling in this version. When you move your mouse out the scrolling will stop. Works in MSIE and Opera.

Link Listing

Display a list of the links on your Web page. Using CSS, you can select which ones to display. The list includes the URL and link title. Useful as a cross-reference listing. You will need to add the 'title' attribute and 'class="link"' to each link you want displayed.

Link Of The Day

This little snippet changes the link daily. Simply add the URL's you want on the corresponding day.

Link Previewer

If you want to generate a preview image for a link, this script is for you. It will generate an image preview before the user clicks on that link. You can also generate description for the image.

Link Wheel

This neat little JavaScript will flip through all the different sites that you include, along with a description of that site. When the visitor clicks the button, they are taken to that site! Very cool!

Link of Minute

JavaScript will create a link that will change depending on the minute of the hour! You can add as many entries as you want! It's great!

Links List

Allow your users to quickly see a list of all the links on your web page in a well organized and numbered list. Each listing includes the link URL and the link's text. Works on both IE and Netscape. Clever!

Links Window

Provide your visitors with a popup window, showing all of the links on the page. Makes navigation much easier.

Links Window 2

Provide your visitors with a popup window, listing all of the links on the page. When a link is clicked in the window, that page is loaded into the main window and the popup window is closed.

Links with a Twist

Surprise your visitors as screen shots and text captions appear when they mouseover a list of ordinary looking links. This script creates the links from the information stored in an array, which also makes for quick editing.

List Changer

This is a very simple background changer. It just takes the selected value from the list and makes that the background color.

List Chooser

The user can immediately locate what he has been searching for in the long options list just by typing. With each character the user types in the text field, the available items listed are narrowed down (similar to a help file's index feature). Clever! (Start by entering an 'a' to narrow the list)

List Organizer

Easily organize a list of values to place them in any order. Allows you to add and delete from the list!

Live Page Change

Live Page Change is an easy to use tool for web page designers and those wanting to know more about how CSS affects a web page. It's a way to immediately see the effect that CSS changes cause. It will build the CSS Style Sheet for you as you try out different layout ideas on your page. When you're done, you can 'copy and paste' the style sheet into the head of your document to make the changes more "permanent".

Live Telephone Number Validation

Simple telephone number validation. This script makes sure the user enters only numbers, brackets, hyphens, or spaces. A plus (+) may be entered as the first character. Just add it to your form validation routine.


Preview your code live, as you enter it. Supports most HTML/CSS tags. Excellent for previewing Web site designs.

Load Alerts

It's really neat to welcome your visitors and especially cool to say goodbye! This script will use JavaScript to greet and 'see out' your visitors.


This script load an external html file into a css layer. It is NS6 compatible as well as supporting IE4+ and NS4.

Load Two Frames

Open two different pages into two separate pages when the user clicks on one link! The frameset code can even be customized to fit with your site's design. Great!

Load in Frames

When other sites link directly to a page of your frames site that should be viewed inside your frames, you can foil them with this script. It will reload that page inside your frames!

Loading Time Indicator

Use this script to show how long it takes a page to load. A timer starts when the page begins to parse and ends when it has completed loading all of the content.

Local Search Box / The JavaScript Source

This script can be used to create a dropdown search box for your Web site, just like we use on our forums. You can also create dropdown search forms, hint boxes, and menus.

Locked Textbox

Prevent your visitors from modifying the value stored in a textbox (without using input type=hidden) Just try to change the text in the box! Amazingly, it's a short less than one line script!

Login Coder

This is undoubtedly the best password protection JavaScript you'll ever find. Besides supporting multiple users, multiple passwords, and even multiple destination pages (after they successfully login), this script is presented in a very easy-to-use interface that you're sure to love! We *wish* we wrote this script, it's that good! (Note: Questions on this script should be directed to the author via email:

Logo Branding

Have you seen the floating logo on Geocities sites? How would you like to have your own logo floating in the corner of your site? This script does just that! Awesome!

Logo fader

Fade any image horizontally and vertically. Can be positioned anywhere on the page. Awesome!

Lorem Ipsum Generator

When laying out Web sites, it is sometimes necessary to fill the areas of the page with some text. This script will do that for you, generating as much or as little text as you need. Simple to use. Add it to your own site.

Lots Of Info

This script displays loads of information varying from your PC/Mac to the date.

Lottery Numbers

This JavaScript will help you pick your lottery numbers. Pick how many numbers you want (pick 3 ?) and then give it a number range and out comes your lottery numbers! Try it!

Love Test

Here's a neat little script to figure the "love compatibility" between two people. Just enter their names and hit calculate! We are not responsible for any broken relationships resulting from this script. ;-)

Lumpy Scroller

This script makes it look like there is a lump moving under a line of text in the status bar -- sort of how it would look if a mouse were running under a rug.


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The DevEdge Archive, a strategic alliance formed by America Online and Sun Microsystems, Inc., is delivering iPlanet e-commerce software and enterprise solutions that enable companies to compete successfully in the Net Economy