troubleshooting Question

Disabling Back Button on Browser

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APD TorontoFlag for Canada asked on
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Hi Experts,

I have a web application that takes a lot of data-entry...  Often, when an user doesn't have focus on a field and clicks Backspace, their data is wiped.

Is it possible to disable Back using JS? If no, can I disable it for individual browser (FireFox, Chrome, Safari) for a particular subdomain?

Of course, I prefer JS.

Thank you
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