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Capture Enter Key

sourav sen

Joined: Jul 01, 2008
Posts: 7
I'm developing a website using PHP, Javascript and MySQL.

I have a login form with a couple of textboxes and a login button. What I
want to do is capture the Enter key so that when the user presses Enter, it will behave like tab and throw the onchange event (written for each field).

I have searched the Internet for hours now trying to find out how to do it,
but any methods that I have seen do not work.

Can anyone help me do that?

Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15376
Reason you are not using the onsubmit handler on the form to do the validations?

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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