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Why does my form keep submiting when I don't want it too?

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Ok for some reason after the update of Firefox it seems that my form keeps getting submitted when the user made a error on the form. I just want the page to reload so the user may try again. Because I have it so the submit button is a hit once only.

Here is the code:
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  1.     <SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">
  3. function validateForm(form)
  4. {
  6.     if (form.username.value == "")
  7.     {
  8.     alert('You did not enter a username!');
  9.     form.username.focuse();
  10.     location.reload();
  11.     return false;
  12.     }else{
  15.     if (form.security_code.value != "DOOM34K10")
  16.     {
  17.     alert('You did not enter the correct security code!');
  18.     form.security_code.focuse();
  19.     location.reload();
  20.     return false;
  21.     }else{
  23.     if (form.email.value == "") {
  24.     alert('We need to contact you through email!');
  25.     form.email.focus();
  26.     location.reload();
  27.     return false;
  28.     }else{
  30.     if (form.email.value == "someone@site.com") {
  31.     alert('I am sure as heck that your email is not what you entered!');
  32.     form.email.focus();
  33.     location.reload();
  34.     return false;
  35.     }else{ 
  37.     if (form.password1.value == "")
  38.     {
  39.     alert('You did not enter a password!');
  40.     form.password1.focuse();
  41.     location.reload();
  42.     return false;
  43.     }else{
  45.     if (form.password2.value == "")
  46.     {
  47.     alert('You did not enter the second password!');
  48.     form.password2.focuse();
  49.     location.reload();
  50.     return false;
  51.     }else{
  54.     if (form.password1.value != form.password2.value)
  55.     {
  56.     alert('The passwords you entered are diffrent!');
  57.     form.password1.focuse();
  58.     form.password2.focuse();
  59.     location.reload();
  60.     return false;
  61.     }else{
  64. document.forms[0].submit();
  65. return true;
  66.         }
  67.             }
  68.         }
  69.     }
  70.         }
  71.     }
  72.             }
  73.         }
  75.     </SCRIPT>
Aug 26 '07 #1
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16,027 Expert Mod 8TB
There's no point of the returns if you're going to navigate away from the page.

Your problem might be focuse() which should be focus().
Aug 27 '07 #2
161 100+
Thanks, it works fine now!
Aug 28 '07 #3
16,027 Expert Mod 8TB
Glad you got it working. Post again if you hit any more problems.
Aug 28 '07 #4

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