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jquery change input value with click handler

  1. I am trying to change the text in the submit button on click. Trying to stop multiple submitters.
    I have this in header.php:

    <script type="text/javascript">
    .submit(function() {
    var $form = $(this);
    $.post($form.attr('action'), function(){
    var $submit = $form.find("input:submit").val('Processing');
    window.setTimeout(function() {
    $submit.val('Register Now');
    }, 5000);
    return false; //

    also tried disabling submit on click:

    	$('input:submit').attr("disabled", true);

    Also tried this:

                    $('input:submit').attr("disabled", true);

    Can someone please shed some light on where I am going wrong? I cannot get a click handler to work. I tried the submit handler too. No luck. I am obviously new to this and trying to learn!

    Posted 10 years ago on Tuesday December 11, 2012 | Permalink
  2. Please provide a link to the page on your site where this form and functionality are present, so we can take a look. Thank you.

    Posted 10 years ago on Monday December 17, 2012 | Permalink