473,706 Members | 5,882 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
+ Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Adaptive forms

Hi
I'm new to javascript and been forced to jump in at the deep end(at
least this feels like the deep end to me!).

I need a form with two buttons, and when one of the buttons is pressed
it displays a text box, like so.

<form method = "POST" action="<?php echo $_SERVER['PHP_SELF']; ?>">

<button type="submit">S how Text Field</button><br>

<button type="submit">S ubmit</button>
</form>

How do i go about implementing this in JavaScript?
thanks

Apr 27 '07 #1
1 1408
On Apr 27, 11:40 am, Damo <cormacdeba...@ gmail.comwrote:
Hi
I'm new to javascript and been forced to jump in at the deep end(at
least this feels like the deep end to me!).

I need a form with two buttons, and when one of the buttons is pressed
it displays a text box, like so.
<form ... >
<button type="button" onclick="showFi (this.form)">Sh ow Text Field</
button><br>
<input type="text" name=extra size=40 style="display: none"><br>
<button type="submit">S ubmit</button>
</form>

and this function in script :
function showFi(form){
var style=form.extr a.style
style.display=s tyle.display==' none'?'':'none'
}
Apr 28 '07 #2

This thread has been closed and replies have been disabled. Please start a new discussion.

Similar topics

0
1898
by: Hong Kong Is A Good Place | last post by:
how can i connect my sql server 2000 to Adaptive Sybase Server 11.5 and 12.0? Thx.
1
2386
by: jsausten | last post by:
My client has a custom app using a Sybase Adaptive Server Anywhere 7 DB backend. I need to regularly extract read-only data from a couple of tables in this database and I would have thought it would be simple to setup a System DSN for this purpose, however I am finding it difficult to locate an appropriate ODBC driver, without having to pay Sybase a large fee for the privilege. I have never used any Sybase before, what should I do? ...
19
4104
by: James Fortune | last post by:
I have a lot of respect for David Fenton and Allen Browne, but I don't understand why people who know how to write code to completely replace a front end do not write something that will automate the code that implements managing unbound controls on forms given the superior performance of unbound controls in a client/server environment. I can easily understand a newbie using bound controls or someone with a tight deadline. I guess I need...
3
2286
by: Joshua Russell | last post by:
Hi, Both the methods below open up a windows form called MasterForm. However, one works better than the other. Method 1 opens the form correctly but I don't have any reference to the instance of master form. Method 2 opens the form but when I right click on the Notify Icon I don't get the context menu that I should be seeing. I can interact with the main form window but I cannot interact with the NotifyIcon. Method 2 gives a object reference...
3
4769
by: M D | last post by:
I've got a data source with a .cdb extension that appears to be accessed via a runtime engine of adaptive server anywhere v.6.0.3. Can anyone advise me how to connect to this data source? What's my provider? thx md *** Sent via Developersdex http://www.developersdex.com ***
4
1763
by: Nacho Nachev | last post by:
Hello, AFIAK ASP.NET (1.1) uses a technology called 'Adpative Rendering' to output HTML that is compliant with the client browser or at least stick to HTML 4 specification or IE. This seems to be quite a problem for me. I have HTML output for Mozilla that has missing style attribute in list boxes and buttons and my layout seems crappy. If I save the HTML that comes for IE and open the file with Mozilla everything seems correct.
7
2473
by: Mike Bulava | last post by:
I have created a base form that I plan to use throughout my application let call the form form1. I have Built the project then add another form that inherits from form1, I add a few panel controls each with a couple of controls in them I then rebuilt my project and my new panels and all controls they contained are gone... I've looked through the Auto generated code but don't see anything that looks wrong Any body have any idea why this...
13
5574
by: MD | last post by:
I have been converting a program from VB6 to VB.Net and enhancing it as well. All has been progressing OK although its been hard work. Now, all of a sudden, when I try to execute a ShowDialog() on one of my forms I get "An unhandled exception of type 'System.ExecutionEngineException' occurred in system.windows.forms.dll". I can't work out what has caused this, and can't find any help on the Microsoft site or anywhere else on the web. ...
3
1641
by: Lloyd Sheen | last post by:
I have the following situation: Need a user resizable user control. After much trying with user control I came across the idea of hosting the controls in a form marked as not TopLevel = false. This work fine for most cases, allowing the user to resize the form (and controls within the form. The forms them selves are create dynamically when the user drags a node from a listview to a panel (contained in a Usercontrol which is hosted by...
3
2372
by: Geraldine Hobley | last post by:
Hello, In my project I am inheriting several forms. However when I inherit from a form and add additional subroutines and methods to my inherited form I get all sorts of problems. e.g. I sometimes get MyVarialble is not declared errors when the variable is quite clearly declared, when I change it to public and then back again to private the error goes away!!! Also I get lots of member not found errors, these however don't stop me from...
0
8780
marktang
by: marktang | last post by:
ONU (Optical Network Unit) is one of the key components for providing high-speed Internet services. Its primary function is to act as an endpoint device located at the user's premises. However, people are often confused as to whether an ONU can Work As a Router. In this blog post, we’ll explore What is ONU, What Is Router, ONU & Router’s main usage, and What is the difference between ONU and Router. Let’s take a closer look ! Part I. Meaning of...
0
9285
Oralloy
by: Oralloy | last post by:
Hello folks, I am unable to find appropriate documentation on the type promotion of bit-fields when using the generalised comparison operator "<=>". The problem is that using the GNU compilers, it seems that the internal comparison operator "<=>" tries to promote arguments from unsigned to signed. This is as boiled down as I can make it. Here is my compilation command: g++-12 -std=c++20 -Wnarrowing bit_field.cpp Here is the code in...
0
9155
jinu1996
by: jinu1996 | last post by:
In today's digital age, having a compelling online presence is paramount for businesses aiming to thrive in a competitive landscape. At the heart of this digital strategy lies an intricately woven tapestry of website design and digital marketing. It's not merely about having a website; it's about crafting an immersive digital experience that captivates audiences and drives business growth. The Art of Business Website Design Your website is...
1
9049
by: Hystou | last post by:
Overview: Windows 11 and 10 have less user interface control over operating system update behaviour than previous versions of Windows. In Windows 11 and 10, there is no way to turn off the Windows Update option using the Control Panel or Settings app; it automatically checks for updates and installs any it finds, whether you like it or not. For most users, this new feature is actually very convenient. If you want to control the update process,...
0
7901
agi2029
by: agi2029 | last post by:
Let's talk about the concept of autonomous AI software engineers and no-code agents. These AIs are designed to manage the entire lifecycle of a software development project—planning, coding, testing, and deployment—without human intervention. Imagine an AI that can take a project description, break it down, write the code, debug it, and then launch it, all on its own.... Now, this would greatly impact the work of software developers. The idea...
1
6614
isladogs
by: isladogs | last post by:
The next Access Europe User Group meeting will be on Wednesday 1 May 2024 starting at 18:00 UK time (6PM UTC+1) and finishing by 19:30 (7.30PM). In this session, we are pleased to welcome a new presenter, Adolph Dupré who will be discussing some powerful techniques for using class modules. He will explain when you may want to use classes instead of User Defined Types (UDT). For example, to manage the data in unbound forms. Adolph will...
0
4445
by: TSSRALBI | last post by:
Hello I'm a network technician in training and I need your help. I am currently learning how to create and manage the different types of VPNs and I have a question about LAN-to-LAN VPNs. The last exercise I practiced was to create a LAN-to-LAN VPN between two Pfsense firewalls, by using IPSEC protocols. I succeeded, with both firewalls in the same network. But I'm wondering if it's possible to do the same thing, with 2 Pfsense firewalls...
0
4708
by: adsilva | last post by:
A Windows Forms form does not have the event Unload, like VB6. What one acts like?
2
2499
muto222
by: muto222 | last post by:
How can i add a mobile payment intergratation into php mysql website.

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.