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troubleshooting Question

Disable Enter key submit from within text field (again...)

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RouchieFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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I've seen thousands of variations to this question but the only solutions that fit seem to be IE only, so here goes...

I need some javascript that I can add to a text input field that stops the form submitting when Enter is pressed.  As I'm using ASP.NET however, there are some additional requirements:

 1. I have no need to perform validation in the form (this is handled server-side by ASP.NET)
 2. I would prefer not to have to edit the <form> tag as this is inside a template.  If the code can affect only the desired text field that would be superb
 3. The solution really just needs to be a cross-browser compatible version of this:
           onkeypress="return !(window.event && window.event.keyCode == 13); }"
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ZvonkoFlag of North Macedonia imageSystems architect
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