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Capturing "Enter Key" Value in Javascript

Gurpreet Sidhu

Joined: Nov 21, 2007
Posts: 3
If i press Enetr key in my Text Area Field . Its passing the enter key value to database. I want to capture that value and change it to " " space. How can i capture my "Enter Key " value in Javascript?/
Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
You should be doing it on the server and not the client. You need a basic regular expression replaceAll("\\n"," ");

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