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Back button disable not working

sridhar lakka
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Joined: Jan 02, 2007
Posts: 109
Hi All,
Thanks in advance.
I want to disable the back button in my browsers we are using IE only.
I have written following code onload of page, window.history.forward(1);.
And for some pages ,the pages which are just display and the page which doesnt have any function to be called onload of that page is working fine.
But i have some pages where user can enter some values and on that page load iam calling some functions.
In that case this is not working.

Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 62315

Please read this.

What are you trying to accomplish by disabling back? It really is a rather unfriendly thing to do.
[ May 07, 2007: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]

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