We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Setting the focus with jQuery UI Date Picker

curiouswebster
on
339 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have the validation almost working and need to return the focus to the date control, after the user clicks OK on the error messagebox.. When the user types an invalid date into the text field I display an error message saying "You have entered an invalid date". This works okay. But after clicking the OK button, I'd like to put focus back onto that control with the faulty date.

How can I do this?

Thanks!
Comment
Watch Question
Multitechnician
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Distinguished Expert 2020
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 10 Comments.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE