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Can't find Frameset within a Frameset

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;This is the Frame hierarchy I'm dealing with
;I want the last frame on the end with the asterisks
;Frame
;   Frameset
;      Frame
;      Frame
;      Frame
;      Frameset
;         Frameset
;         Frame*
         
$oFrame = _IEFrameGetCollection($oIE)
$oFrameset = _IEFrameGetCollection($oFrame, 0)
$oFrameset2 = _IEFrameGetCollection($oFrameset, 3)
$oFrame2 = _IEFrameGetCollection($oFrameset2, 1)

I'm after $oFrame2 because that's where the Input tags are that I need to set the values.  But when I do an:

_IEIsFrameset($oFrameset)
_IEIsFrameset($oFrameset2)

The first one is true and the second one is false.  Where would $oFrameset2 be?  What's the proper way to get to $oFrame2?

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I have not solved the original problem but I did find a way to workaround it.  I'm still curious about how to make it work the way I'd like it to work.

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For this function

_IEIsFrameSet()

there is quite interesting example:

<html><head>
<meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
<title>_IE_Example("frameset")</title>
</head>
<frameset rows="25,200">
    <frame name="Top" src="about:blank">
    <frameset cols="100,500">
        <frame name="Menu" src="about:blank">
        <frame name="Main" src="about:blank">
    </frameset>
</frameset>
</html>
; Display the frameset example, get frame collection,
; check number of frames, display number of frames or iFrames present

#include <IE.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>

Local $oIE = _IE_Example("frameset")
Local $oFrames = _IEFrameGetCollection($oIE)
Local $iNumFrames = @extended
If $iNumFrames > 0 Then
    If _IEIsFrameSet($oIE) Then
        MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Frame Info", "Page contains " & $iNumFrames & " frames in a FrameSet")
    Else
        MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Frame Info", "Page contains " & $iNumFrames & " iFrames")
    EndIf
Else
    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Frame Info", "Page contains no frames")
EndIf

_IEQuit($oIE)

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