Is it possible in HTML to add more than one submit button having different actions in a single form?

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psuresh1982

  • Oct 24th, 2007
 


Yes it is possible. For each submit button onclick call one javascript function. Get the form id and assign the action url inside the javascript function.

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webyfelix

  • Jul 17th, 2008
 

No we cant give two actions for a single form. only one action can be performed

but we can give this in alternate way by using javascript

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mk_geek

  • Aug 19th, 2009
 

Yes you can:

in javascript:
<input type="button" onclick="add();" name="sub" value ="add" />
<input type="button" onclick="edit();" name="sub" value ="edit" />

and use
document.getElementById("formname").action = "something.php";
document.getElementById("formname").submit();

or with PHP:
<input type="submit" name="sub" value="add"> <input type="submit" name="sub" value="edit">

you will have $_POST['sub'] equals "add" or "edit"
you can then use if or switch as you see fit in your server script.

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