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Dynamic onClick and passing a parameter to the function??

Posted on 2006-10-22
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Hi,

I am trying to change the onClick of this button dynamically.  Initially the button says "edit", when you click "edit" I redefine some of the properties of the button

function editFunction(currentRow, someId) {
       editButton.id = 'btnSave' + currentRow;
      editButton.name = 'btnSave' + currentRow;
      editButton.value = 'Save';
      editButton.onclick = saveFunction;

}

function saveFunction(someId) {
alert(someId)
}

Hope that makes sense, basically I am just trying to get the variable which is passed into editFunction() to be available to the saveFunction.

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Question by:Westside2004
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function editFunction(editButton, currentRow, someId) {
     editButton.id = 'btnSave' + currentRow;
     editButton.name = 'btnSave' + currentRow;
     editButton.value = 'Save';
     editButton.onclick = function() { saveFunction(someId); }
}

function saveFunction(someId) {
    alert(someId);
}

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<input id="btnEdit" type="button" name="btnEdit" value="Edit" onclick="editFunction(this, curRow, selId)"/>
...
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by:Westside2004
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Thanks,

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