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ASP Button to clear text

Posted on 2016-11-24
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I want to clear a text field at the press of a button, I have this: -
function BlankText() {
    document.getElementById("DispatchNote").reset();
}

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Then this: -
<td class="auto-style1"><input name="Clear" type="submit" value="Clear Input" onclick="return BlankText()"/></td>

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This is the text box: -
<td><input name="DispatchNote" id="DispatchNote" type="text" maxlength="20" value="<%=Request.Form("DispatchNote")%>"/></td>

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Can anyone tell me why it is not working?
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Question by:HKFuey
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Just needed: -
function BlankText() {
    document.getElementById("DispatchNote").value = "";
}
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by:HKFuey
ID: 41900371
Works
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by:Wayne Barron
ID: 41900375
I am not on my development computer, so I could not debug your provided code.
However, you can give the following code a shot.

<script>
function ClearFields() {

     textfield1.value = "";
}
</script>

<button type="button" onclick="ClearFields();">Clear</button>

<input type="text" value="A new value" id="textfield1">

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HTH Carrzkiss
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by:Wayne Barron
ID: 41900376
A little late, glad someone was able to asist.
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