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#1 Wuhtzu

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Posted 30 October 2006 - 01:46 AM

Hey

I would like to collect the data from a <input> field and write it to a file using js -> is it possible and would anyone be so kind to help me?

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#2 brendandonhue

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Posted 30 October 2006 - 02:13 AM

No, clientside javascript isn't able to write to files.

#3 fenway

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Posted 30 October 2006 - 05:18 PM

Collecting the input is possible; accessing the client's file system is restricted, and requires ActiveX controls.  Of course, you could just dump it into a cookie a read it from there....
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