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Re: submit button in internet explorer

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  • D. Wayne Fincher
    OMG!! Todd Kloots, that s a life saver man! I feel a little noobish right now. I have tons of other buttons that work, but I guess for some reason I just
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      OMG!!

      Todd Kloots, that's a life saver man! I feel a little noobish right
      now. I have tons of other buttons that work, but I guess for some
      reason I just decided to toss a name on this button, when I normally
      don't do that. :O

      Thank you!



      --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Todd Kloots <kloots@...> wrote:
      >
      > Wayne -
      >
      > Change the name of your button from "submit" to something else and it
      > will work. The issue is that in IE, if you name a button "submit" it
      > re-maps the "submit" method of the button's parent form to point to the
      > HTML button instance. So form.submit() fails to work. Button uses the
      > "submit" method, and that is why using the name "submit" breaks.
      >
      > - Todd
      >
      > D. Wayne Fincher wrote:
      > >
      > > I've got a submit button, marked up with html, type="submit", that
      > > submits in firefox 3, and opera, but won't submit in internet
      > > explorer, safari, or chrome.
      > >
      > > HTML Markup:
      > > <div class="list-index" id="loginPage">
      > > <form method="post" action="login.php?case=login2">
      > > <input type="submit" name="submit" id="submit-button" value="Login" />
      > > </form>
      > > </div>
      > >
      > > Javascript:
      > > YAHOO.util.Event.onContentReady('loginPage', function() {
      > > subButton = new YAHOO.widget.Button("submit-button", {type:
      'submit'});
      > > });
      > >
      > > I can't figure out for the life of me why it's working in firefox and
      > > opera, but doesn't seem to be working anywhere else. This is like some
      > > of the simplest stuff! :(
      > >
      > >
      >
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