TYPE: what type of button is this
onClick: script to run when the user clicks here
NAME: name of this button element
VALUE: the value sent with the form
<BUTTON ...> creates a button. Unlike
<BUTTON ...> is a container which allows you to put regular HTML contents in the button,
including text and pictures. Unfortunately,
<BUTTON ...> does not degrade well, and so
at this time it's best to stick with
<IMG SRC="../graphics/sfsmile.gif" HEIGHT=97 WIDTH=105 ALT="Starflower" ALIGN="ABSMIDDLE">
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<BUTTON ...> creates a plain button, much like
<INPUT TYPE=BUTTON>. With the
<BUTTON ...> can also create
submit and reset buttons. The HTML code put between
<BUTTON ...> and
is not the value sent with the form. The value of the button determined by the
<INPUT VALUE="..."> attribute.