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How to check if a check box is active using Java Script?

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I am able to check  all check boxes in my GridView control using Java script. When I press a button it calls my  java script "checkAll".
It works great however I need to change the code so that it first checks if a check box control is active before setting it to a value of true.
How can I do that? There is no "Active" or "Enabled" property, so I can't take that approach :  inputList[i].checked.enabled

So how can I check if a check box is enabled using Java Script

<script type = "text/javascript">
function checkAll(objRef)
    var GridView = objRef.parentNode.parentNode.parentNode;
    var inputList = GridView.getElementsByTagName("input");
    for (var i=0;i<inputList.length;i++)
        //Get the Cell To find out ColumnIndex
        var row = inputList[i].parentNode.parentNode;
        if(inputList[i].type == "checkbox")


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