Message-Id: <email@example.com> Date: Thu, 02 Nov 1995 11:09:54 -0800 From: "Simon Y. Blackwell" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Paul Barber <email@example.com> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Proposal For Button Enhancements + Re: Proposal: Default Button on Forms Paul W. Barber wrote: > > I would like to suggest that there be a way of indicating a default > Button on a Fill-out Form. > > When a form has multiple Text areas, it would be helpful to be able > to indicate a default Button. This could possible by implemented as > such: > > <INPUT TYPE="submit" DEFAULT="True" VALUE="Submit"> > Perhaps <INPUT TYPE="submit" VALUE="Submit" DEFAULT> would be more appropriate since it is more in line with the current style for other form controls, e.g. <INPUT TYPE="radio" VALUE="Submit" CHECKED> While we're at it, how about a modification which would allow the text displaed on the button to be different from the value, e.g. <INPUT TYPE="submit" VALUE="RunQuery MyQuery" VALUE="Ok"> It would also seem to be a simple matter to add the "&" Control Key specification technique ala MS Windows, e.g. "&Ok" results in an underlined "O" in the Ok displayed and sets Ctrl-O to simulate clicking the button.