I Want to use the HTTP-REFERER of in an HTML page. Is it possible to do it with a JavaScript included in the page itself?

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The referring page can be accessed via document.referrer. Like:

<script type="text/javascript">
  alert('This page was referred to from:' + document.referrer);

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