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Disabling Browser's 'BACK' button

Vivek Puthiyonnan

Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 18
How can i disable the browser's 'BACK' button using script ?

Vivek P
Sri Ram
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 03, 2005
Posts: 118
Onload of that page,

Use this code.
But i would personally say that, disabling the back button in a browser is not a good design.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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