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Getting the value of a clicked button and a hidden input

Last Modified: 2014-05-01
I have a simple form with three values like this:

<form id="deleteRecordForm" name="deleteRecordForm" action="deleteRecord.php" method="POST">"
<input type="hidden" id="recordID" name="recordID" value="<?php echo $recordID ?>">"
<button type="submit" id="delete" value="delete">Delete</button>
<button type="submit" id="cancel" value="cancel">Cancel</button>
I am trying to use ajax/jquery without success to retrieve the value of the hidden input and the value of the clicked button. Using these two values I would like to either delete a record or abort the operation using php. The recordID will serve identify the record and the value of the clicked button to either delete or abort the operation.

You quick response is deeply appreciated.
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