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Why disabled attribute doesnt work

Emilio de la Torre

Joined: Feb 16, 2012
Posts: 4
Hi, im a newbie in web development. Ive been looking at examples on the web, and several of them use the attribute disabled="disabled" in a button or a link but doesnt seen to work for me

Is there a specific reason for this?

Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
Works for me with buttons:

Can you show your code that is not working?

I agree. Here's the link:
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