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    Disable enter key to prevent accidental form submission

    Asked by ancientwisdom on December 19, 2014 at 12:57 AM

    At any stage whilst filling out a form if i press the "Enter/Return" Key the form submits. Is there any way to prevent this from happening?

    Many thanks

    Craig

    form submits thanks filling out the form
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by KadeJM on December 19, 2014 at 10:13 AM

    Unfortunately, we don't have an exact option to disable the enter button from submitting your jotform.

    However, it is possible to do this via your jotform's source code. Please see this thread here http://www.jotform.com/answers/355370-How-to-stop-form-submitting-when-enter-is-pressed for a workaround provided by one of our supporters who explains how to do that.