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Fusebox/Submit Not Working in Netscape

Posted on 2002-07-02
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I'm using fusebox methodology and when I press Enter on a form, the Submit button doesnt work correctly.  I'll get an "Unrecognized fuseaction", only in Netscape, it works fine in IE.

for example, this will be in the form:
<form action="Index.cfm" method="post" name="Form" onSubmit="return ValidateForm()">

<input type="hidden" name="fuseaction">
<input name="cmdLogin" class=FormButton type="submit" value="Login" onClick="cmdLoginOnClick()">
</form>

which will call this:
function cmdLoginOnClick() {
    document.Form.fuseaction.value="validate login";
}

which is supposed to call Index.cfm:
<!--- decide what to do, based on fuseAction --->
<cfsetting enableCFoutputOnly = no >
<cfswitch expression = "#attributes.fuseAction#">
...
<!--- validate login --->
<cfcase value = "validate login" >
<cfinclude template = "qrySecurityCheck.cfm">
<cfinclude template = "qryUserGroups.cfm">
<cfinclude template = "actFormLoginValidate.cfm">
</cfcase>
...

but ends up here for some reason:
<cfdefaultcase>
<cfoutput>
Unrecognized fuseAction: #attributes.fuseAction#
</cfoutput>
</cfdefaultcase>
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Question by:davidsanderson
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by:CFXPERT
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When you say pressing ENTER do you mean the Enter key on the keyboard or clicking a submit button?  I'll assume you mean pressing the ENTER key on the board.  What happens if you click the submit button?  Does the form post without error?
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by:davidsanderson
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I mean the Enter key on the keyboard.  It works fine in Netscape when you actually click the button with the mouse.
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One thing is that you have an onClick statement on the submit button.  If you hit ENTER I don't think function cmdLoginOnClick() will be triggered.  Put your function call in the onSubmit area.  like so:

<form action="Index.cfm" method="post" name="Form" onSubmit="return ValidateForm(),cmdLoginOnClick()">

<input type="hidden" name="fuseaction">
<input name="cmdLogin" class=FormButton type="submit" value="Login">
</form>

Try that and see what happens.
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by:davidsanderson
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that's exactly what the problem is, netscape won't recognize the Enter key to execute the onClick event of a button.
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Glad I could help ya out.  
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