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Hi,

I'm trying to simply disable an ASP:Button while processing database requests in VB.Net. Since you need a postback to have your btnReset.Enabled = False to take into effect, I'm thinking the only way is to do it in JavaScript. But when doing it in JavaScript and doing a btnReset.Attributes.Add("onClick", "...javascript..."), it does disable the button but nothing else executes after that. How can I achieve what I'm trying to do in the simplest form?

Thanks for your help,
JS
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btnReset.Attributes.Add("onClick", "this.disabled = true; document.forms[0].submit();")
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I don't think that's going to work. I have my logic in the btnClick event:

Private Sub btnResetEnrollment_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles btnResetEnrollment.Click

If I do a regular form submit (post back), it will just go the Page_Load event and not into the method above, which is what I want. Basically, I want to achieve the following based on the user clicking the button:

1. Disable button
2. Execute everything in the btnResetEnrollment_Click event (BTW, I'm aware that I just put btnReset in the example above as it just served as an example)

Thanks,
JS
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