On 10/4/06, Glenn E. Lanier, II <glenn_lanier at netzero.net> wrote: > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Brian L. Matthews > > Sent: Wednesday, October 04, 2006 12:25 AM > > > onchange only fires when the field loses focus (i.e. you tab out or > > click the page somewhere outside the field). That's often sufficient > > (it usually doesn't make sense to do field validation on a partially > > typed field). If you want to validate the first digit as soon as it's > > typed, look into the onkey events, but make sure you read about > > browser compatibility (<http://www.quirksmode.org/> is a good site, > > I'm sure there are others). > > Thanks. That would have given me some grief. You would be better off using a timeout approach, otherwise your events are tied to typing speed of the user, which typically makes no sense for what you're trying to do. -- Matt Warden Cleveland, OH, USA http://mattwarden.com This email proudly and graciously contributes to entropy.