Re: Distinguishing between submit buttons

W. Scott Meeks (
Tue, 7 Mar 1995 09:24:55 +0500

>From Tue Mar 7 08:37:01 1995
>From: Rupesh Kapoor <>
> Would someone know on how to distinguish between two submit buttons
>in the same form. In my application, one of them is for "Browse", while
>the other one is for "Submit". the CGI script has to take different
>actions for the two. Can't put browse in a separate form as both buttons
>need some common fields.

I would set up "Browse" and "Submit" as two radio items and give the submit
button a more generic label like "Do It" or "Ok".

W. Scott Meeks
OSF Research Institute
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