Validating forms with the Spry Validation tools


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Validating forms with the Spry Validation tools

In our last exercise, we added client side validation to our page using Dreamweaver's behaviors. What if you could give your user interactive feedback as they filled out the form, when they were on a form element they need to be validated, for example, if they switched to the next one, maybe they could get some feedback at that moment. Now, we used to have to use server side validation in order to achieve that type of behavior, but Dreamweaver has added four validation Spry widgets to our form objects. So I am in the contact. htm exercise file and I want you to go up to the Insert toolbar and click on your Forms tab if you are not really looking at those. The four icons at the very right hand side, the ones that are sort of green in color, for that we have a Spry validation text field, we have a Spry validation text area, checkbox and a pulldown menu, a select validation.

So anytime you are using one of those particular types of form elements and you want to apply some interactive v...

Validating forms with the Spry Validation tools
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Validating forms with the Spry Validation tools 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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