Setting focus on field.

Hi experts,
  I m looking for setting focus on particular field.
How many ways we can do it?
Basically I want to without javascript or may be without using onLoad event?

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ManishLeadAuthor Commented:
Basically I want  without using javascript or may be without using onLoad event?
you have to use onload like the following:

<body onload="document.Formname.fieldname.focus();" >

There is no other way AFAIK.

you can try using TABINDEX property of HTML as well..
set it to 1 to get the focus..
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>> There is no other way AFAIK.

Yes there is...

Put the javascript inline...


      <input type="text" name="firstParam"><br>
      <input type="text" name="secondParam" id="focusMe"><br>
    <script type="text/javascript">
      document.getElementById( 'focusMe' ).focus() ;

Should work too..

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Tim, I mean to say that there is no other way of doing this (except javascript).
I don't know whether tabindex will work!

>> Tim, I mean to say that there is no other way of doing this (except javascript).

Sorry, I thought you meant there was no other way but the onLoad event ;-)
went thru the DHTML reference library...  
object.focus() method is the only way to setting the focus on any element..
ManishLeadAuthor Commented:
Thank you,
  I will get back to u guys.
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