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    Uranium Lounger CWBillow's Avatar
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    HTML and Buttons

    The code below is *supposed* to call up an e-mail message form, but doesn't. What the heck am I missing?

    <input type="button" name="E-mail Us" value="E-mail US" value="mailto:" />

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    Re: HTML and Buttons

    Are you trying to create a button that when clicked, opens up a (blank) email message?

    You could try using this Email Form Submission Generator which may fill in some of the blanks.

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    Re: HTML and Buttons

    Or, you could do it the old fashioned way, as this amateur did several years ago (view the page source): one of my web pages

    In this day and age of robots, most people use forms for email "security" but I've never bothered updating this one.

    (It opens the default email program.)

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    Re: HTML and Buttons

    Al:

    That page is a great help and a hoot to boot! And your grandson's looking to be a chip off the old (er, young) block!

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    Re: HTML and Buttons

    Leif:

    That not only solved the issue, but was a good teaching tool as well.

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