troubleshooting Question

Modify Javascript Code; Press Enter Key to Tab to Next Form Field; .. make cross form generic!?

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Can u help. I found a great solution to my 'press enter key to move to next form field' on EE -> BUT I need help to modify the javascript to make it generic for all the forms I use in my web page.

i.e. the code below works for form called 'myform'.  Can anyone help me make it work for ANY form, ... and on pages where multiple forms exist!

in other words; can the javascript be called with the NEXT field's name and the FORM name involved!?

for example; onKeyDown="onEnterKey('myform','6P');" ???


the borrowed code I need help with:

function onEnterKey(formElement) {
var press;
if (window.event) {
   press = window.event.keyCode;
} else if (e) {
   press = e.which;
} else {
   return true;
if (press == 13) {
  return false
return true

<form name="myform">
<input type="text" name="2100" size="1" value="0" priorval="0" price="5.99" onKeyDown="onEnterKey('6P');">
<input type="text" name="6P" size="1" value="0" priorval="0" price="10.99">

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