[thelist] Reset Button

Joshua Olson joshua at waetech.com
Tue Jan 25 17:39:03 CST 2005

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rob Smith
> Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2005 5:58 PM

> Of all the Web Programming tools at our disposal can anyone give me a
> logical and practical reason why we would place the reset 
> button on forms?
> Why would anyone blatantly delete everything they just typed in.


The reset button doesn't merely "delete" everything.  Instead, it returns
the form to the original values, which are not necessarily empty.  Armed
with this new knowledge, perhaps the value of the reset button is more
apparent to you.

Hope this helps,

Joshua Olson
Web Application Engineer
WAE Tech Inc.

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