Client-side form validation


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Client-side form validation

In many cases, you will want the user to fill out specific information before submitting a form. To assist the user in his process, you can use what is known as form validation. Enabling form validation will disable form submittal until specific elements or requirements have been filled out properly. Good validation also gives clear user feedback; we have supplied some feedback prior to form submittal by giving the required notice to the email address. Now we will add actual form validation to make sure users are adding an email address to their request. There are two types of form validation, client side and server side.

Dreamweaver can assist you with both. Server side validation requires these to have server software such as ASP, PHP or ColdFusion. While server side validation is more powerful and allows you to be more flexible and how a user feedback is supplied, you might not always have access to server capabilities. So client side validation requires only the use of JavaScript w...

Client-side form validation
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Client-side form validation provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Beyond the Basics

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