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avoiding refresh on forms

avoid refreshing form to resubmit contents

11:59 pm on Jan 27, 2004 (gmt 0)

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is there a way to prevent a user from using the refresh button to resubmit data from a page with a form? do i need to use a target="" or javascript.


1:29 am on Jan 28, 2004 (gmt 0)

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After you submit the form, redirect to the same page, which causes a refresh, so if the user does refresh nothing happens.