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so this has been blowing my mind for a few hours now and i have no idea what's going on.

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  1. <form action="userLogin.php" method="get">
  2.         Username: <input type="text" name="userName" /><br/>
  3.         Password: <input type="password" name="pwd" /><br/>
  4.         <input type="submit" />
  5.     </form>
  6.  
will produce exactly what i want, 2 text fields and a submit button labeled "Submit Query", but when i change the word "submit" to "login"


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  1. <form action="userLogin.php" method="get">
  2.         Username: <input type="text" name="userName" /><br/>
  3.         Password: <input type="password" name="pwd" /><br/>
  4.         <input type="Login" />
  5.     </form>
  6.  

i get 3 text fields and the "Submit Query" button has disappeared. can someone PLEASE explain what's going on?

thanks :)
Jul 30 '10 #1
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improvcornartist
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Unless I misunderstand you, Login isn't a valid input type with html. If you just want the button to say login, use
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  1. <input type="submit" value="Login"/>
Jul 30 '10 #2
rotaryfreak
74 New Member
yup, worked like a charm. thx!
Jul 30 '10 #3
Markus
6,050 Recognized Expert Expert
May I ask what has this to do with PHP?
Jul 30 '10 #4
Atli
5,058 Recognized Expert Expert
@Markus
Nothing, apparently. Moved to HTML/CSS.
Jul 31 '10 #5

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