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hi i have a inner function and i call its with setTimeout.but It will not run.
what's my wrong
thank you

my code is :
<!DOCTYPE html>

<html lang="en" xmlns="">
    <meta charset="utf-8" />
    <script type="text/javascript">

        function Overrideablefunc() {

            this.runfunc=function () {
                document.getElementById('txt').value = Date().substring(0, 24);
                setTimeout(this.runfunc, 1000);

        function runnewfunc() {
            var a=new Overrideablefunc()


    <input type="button" value="Run" onclick="runnewfunc()"/><br />
    <input type="text" id="txt" style="width:400px"/>
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 13-Mar-13 1:48am     CRLF
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Overrideablefunc now acts like an object, you have to create an instance of it and then you can call runfunc

var override = new Overrideablefunc();
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Sina asefi 10-Dec-12 11:21am     CRLF
first thank you for your response is it mean i should call my function with : var overrd = new Overrideablefunc() setTimeout(overrd.runfunc, 1000); thank you

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