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input type="image": removing X and Y

Hello,

When I use
   <input type="image">
instead of
   <input type="submit">
I get "x" and "y" automatically appended to my search query.  It seems to pass on the coordinates of the image I clicked on.  

I don't want this.

Is there a way to prevent "x" and "y" from being passed?


<form method="get" action="search.cgi">
<input type="text" name="search" size="10" value="search">
<input type="image" src="images/search.gif" alt="Search">
</form>

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hankknight
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hankknight
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PhatzerCommented:
How about submitting this way:
<form method="get" action="search.cgi" id="searchform">
<input type="text" name="search" size="10" value="search">
<img src="images/search.gif" onclick="javascript:getElementById('searchform').submit();" alt="Search">
</form>

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Göran AnderssonCommented:
> Is there a way to prevent "x" and "y" from being passed?

No, that's the purpose of the image button.

You could use a regular submit button and put the image on it using css:

<input type="submit" style="background:url(images/search.gif);width:100px;height25px;border:none;" title="Search">
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