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<INPUT TYPE="FILE"> and Safari

Posted on 2006-11-07
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Hello,

Why (just) Safari can't display this tag: <INPUT NAME="FILE1" TYPE="FILE" class="input" size="25">?
http://www.creativstudios.at/html/kontakt.html?form=5

Instead of the field there are some letters displayed.

Thanks for any help
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by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
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please try to close the tag properly:

<INPUT NAME="FILE1" TYPE="FILE" class="input" size="25"></INPUT>
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by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
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note: you should do that for all the <INPUT> tags btw...
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by:Shareece
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Thanks for the answer. It still doesn't work. Any other idea maybe?
thanks
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 500 total points
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I see that the <FORM> tag is correct, but not all the other <INPUT> fields, where still the </INPUT> is missing.
I searched for issues of safari browser in regads to the file input, but didn't see any that corresponds to your case...
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by:Shareece
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I got a clue looking at this page: http://www.creativstudios.at/cgi-bin/forms/forms.cgi?form=1

Safari doesn't display the text field on the left side of the "Browse" button, but a text "no files selected" in German "Keine Dateien ausgewählt".

Well because of any reason, it just displays the 2 first and last letters of this sentence: "Ke...lt".

thanks for your efforts
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