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ford Darcy Jr
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Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 76
Hi,

I am writing a replace function in Javascript to remove the spaces in a filename which is used for file upload. Somehow my replace function is not getting executed.

Here is the code:

<SCRIPT language = JavaScript>

function test ()
{
var str1 = document.formname.filename.value
str1 = str1.replace(" ", "%20");
}
</script>
and this function is called on the submit button.

Can you please let me know where I am going wrong.

Thanks
Eric Pascarello
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15376
    
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you want to do this:

but you might be better off by doing

Eric
[ May 25, 2005: Message edited by: Eric Pascarello ]
 
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