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The easiest way to use this script is to copy it to wordpad or notepad and then save it into a folder. I have a folder in MYDOCUMENTS - JAVA SCRIPT.

Change the RED text to the line you want to trail the mouse. It requires you to paste THREE items onto your page.



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PASTE THIS SCRIPT INTO YOUR HEAD TAG:


<HEAD>

<style>
.spanstyle {
	position:absolute;
	visibility:visible;
	top:-50px;
	font-size:10pt;
	font-family:Verdana;
      font-weight:bold;
	color:black;
}
</style>

<script>

var x,y
var step=20
var flag=0

// Your snappy message. Important: Leave the space at the end of the sentence!!!
var message="Place Your Message Here - Keep a final space! "
message=message.split("")

var xpos=new Array()
for (i=0;i<=message.length-1;i++) {
	xpos[i]=-50
}

var ypos=new Array()
for (i=0;i<=message.length-1;i++) {
	ypos[i]=-50
}

function handlerMM(e){
	x = (document.layers) ? e.pageX : document.body.scrollLeft+event.clientX
	y = (document.layers) ? e.pageY : document.body.scrollTop+event.clientY
	flag=1
}

function makesnake() {
	if (flag==1 && document.all) {
    	for (i=message.length-1; i>=1; i--) {
   			xpos[i]=xpos[i-1]+step
			ypos[i]=ypos[i-1]
    	}
		xpos[0]=x+step
		ypos[0]=y
	
		for (i=0; i<message.length-1; i++) {
    		var thisspan = eval("span"+(i)+".style")
    		thisspan.posLeft=xpos[i]
			thisspan.posTop=ypos[i]
    	}
	}
	
	else if (flag==1 && document.layers) {
    	for (i=message.length-1; i>=1; i--) {
   			xpos[i]=xpos[i-1]+step
			ypos[i]=ypos[i-1]
    	}
		xpos[0]=x+step
		ypos[0]=y
	
		for (i=0; i<message.length-1; i++) {
    		var thisspan = eval("document.span"+i)
    		thisspan.left=xpos[i]
			thisspan.top=ypos[i]
    	}
	}
		var timer=setTimeout("makesnake()",30)
}

</script>

</HEAD>



PASTE THIS SCRIPT INTO YOUR BODY TAG

<body onLoad="makesnake()" style="width:100%;overflow-x:hidden;overflow-y:scroll">

ADD THIS TO YOUR PAGE BODY JUST ABOVE </BODY>:

<script>
<!-- Beginning of JavaScript -

for (i=0;i<=message.length-1;i++) {
    document.write("<span id='span"+i+"' class='spanstyle'>")
	document.write(message[i])
    document.write("</span>")
}

if (document.layers){
	document.captureEvents(Event.MOUSEMOVE);
}
document.onmousemove = handlerMM;

// - End of JavaScript - -->
</script>





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