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I am using Google Chrome browser and need to know if there is a way to disable the back and the forward button's

I would like to have that set to a website list, but i can live with for all sites if i have to....

by disabling this i mean completely so if you click backspace etc. it will not got back in pages....
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Question by:Blueice13085
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by:Scott Fell, EE MVE
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Do you mean personally for yourself or for programming websites. For programming sites, the answer is no, it is up to the user.
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I want to do it for my self (company computers) I have a site that we enter data into and if you hit back space or back or forward button, all the data gets lost that was entered..
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by:Scott Fell, EE MVE
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What I am getting at is your html pages can't prevent this programmatically.  If you have control of the computers, you may be able to disable the backspace or remap it? I saw some folks using this https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/shortcut-manager/mgjjeipcdnnjhgodgjpfkffcejoljijf

I guess I never noticed it until now.  If you are not editing something, the backspace button is a navigation for going back.  I can't reproduce an error while I am in a text box though.

Perhaps the layout of your form can be worked on?
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by:Manjunath Sullad
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It's not possible. Google Chrome is inflexible for this kind of UI change.
Only thing you can remove is home icon from options.
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pierrejeanes earned 500 total points
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Your best option is create a form in vb.net and embed a webbrowser without forward/back buttons
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