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form tab index/order

Posted on 2007-12-01
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Hey i have a form on a page, how can i force the first input field to be the first in the tab order and already selected?
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Sinoj Sebastian earned 500 total points
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you can use TABINDEX property to get the taborder

<INPUT id="name" TABINDEX=1>
<INPUT id="email" TABINDEX=2>
etc..

and on the body tag   onload="document.getElementById('name').focus();"
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by:Antonio King
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Perfect straight forward answer :D thank you
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Thanks for the Points, Grade and take me to a new level "Master in JavaScript"
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