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Posted on 1998-11-15
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In an html form, how can I make the curser automatically go to the first form field.
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<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">
<!--
document.forms[0].elements[0].focus();
// -->
</SCRIPT>

Martin
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by:Lee5
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Where do I put this script?  I put it every place I could think of and it didn't work.  Is there a space after //?
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by:martinag
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Put it just after your form.

Yes, there is a space, but it doesn't matter if you have one or not.
To be sure to get everything right, you can use copy&paste to get it into Notepad. Then remove the leading spaces.

Martin
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by:Lee5
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Thanks, works good
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