put this function behind a button not a link

Posted on 2011-09-08
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I got this javascript that creates a link,however I need it to place behind button for consistency of design.

<a href="javascript: history.go(-1)">Cancel</a>
Question by:zachvaldez
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haloexpertsexchange earned 100 total points
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you should be able to place a button in the href like this or do an onclick on the button
<a href="javascript: history.go(-1)"><input type="button" value = "Cancel"></a>
<input type="button" value="Cancel" onClick="javascript: history.go(-1)">

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gurvinder372 earned 100 total points
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<input type="button" onclick="history.go(-1)" value="Cancel"/>

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ID: 36514121
Does it matter if my other button is server side?
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ID: 36515810
did you tried the code?
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ID: 36522718
it should not matter if the other button is server side.

Author Comment

ID: 36527102
That was exactly true. I would equally share the points if I can redo the point allocation again.That was my error and I regret for it. Halo's answer was correct to.

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