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Thread began 6/29/2009 5:18 pm by grantr281040 | Last modified 9/29/2009 2:26 pm by grantr281040 | 1875 views | 13 replies


Validate form elements on checkout page

Hey Ray!

A couple of years ago I was using coldfusion, and had this question and during a mentor session, and you showed me a quick way to validate some of my form items before bad info can be passed from the checkout page to the confirm page.

If bad info was entered a small dialog box popped up and would not allow the page to be if for instance an email address was not valid or if a cvv code was not entered or if the cc number was not the correct amount of digits.

Now I have moved to PHP and it has been a while and I cannot remember how we did it. I think it was some type of form action but I don't even know where to start.

Any ideas?



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