Solved

How does it work with the HTML attribute "tabindex" on Safari (Mac)?

Posted on 2007-12-01
1
1,585 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-07
Hello,

Running Safari 3.0.4 with OS X 10.4.11 and the HTML attribute "tabindex" does not seem to work as it should when its related to inputs that are "submit" buttons.

The outcome for me is when I try to tab to the submit button it tabs to the browsers URL bar instead.

Anyone run into this problem?

Note Safari on Windows works fine, it just seems to be a problem on Safari Mac.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thank you
<form method="post" action="index.php">

Sample: <input type="text" name="sample" tabindex="1" />

Sample 2: <input type="text" name="sample2" tabindex="2" />

<input type="submit" tabindex="3" />

</form>

Open in new window

0
Comment
Question by:iamnatio
1 Comment
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
mbcharbonneau earned 500 total points
ID: 20411379
I believe under OSX you need to turn on Full Keyboard Access for it to work properly. You can change this under System Preferences, in Keyboard & Mouse -> Keyboard Shortcuts.
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Macbook has frequent sleep / awake failures 26 122
Mac Online Backups 7 59
IE Edge 35 60
Mac devices Integration with Active Directory 3 46
I recently found myself in a Corporate Situation where the client had requested blocking access to any and all websites except his own Domain? Easy? I am sure this would be your answer but their requirement was, this has to be done without using…
Are you looking to clear some space on your phone for the latest iOS 8 update? Did you switch to Spotify so you no longer need to keep music native on your phone? Run out of space for taking photos while in the middle of vacation? Sometimes the quic…
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how nuggets on the Web are formatted by using Chrome Developer Tools. These tools would not only view the site's CSS but it can also modify it and save the CSS to use on your own site.
How to create a custom search shortcut to site-search Experts Exchange using Google in the Firefox browser. This eliminates the need to type out site:experts-exchange.com whenever you want to search the site. Launch your Bookmark Menu: Press 'Ctrl +…

864 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

24 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now