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Validation is not working in Custom List Form using JavaScript ddwrt:GenFireServerEvent()

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hii am creating custom New form for a list using sharepoint designer. i have added the below button for sumbit<input name="Submit1" type="submit" value="Submit" onclick="javascript: {ddwrt:GenFireServerEvent('__commit;__redirect={http://myserver/Lists/VTest/AllItems.aspx}')}" />                <xsl:text xmlns:ddwrt="http://schemas.microsoft.com/WebParts/v2/DataView/runtime" ddwrt:nbsp-preserve="yes" disable-output-escaping="yes">&amp;nbsp;                                    </xsl:text><input name="Submit2" type="submit" value="Cancel" onclick="javascript: {ddwrt:GenFireServerEvent('__redirect={http://myserver/Lists/VTest/AllItems.aspx}')}" />the problem is the validation is not working properly. it submits the page without entering values for the required fields.particularly the validation is not working for DateFields.let me know what is the problem here. is it a Bug?muthu

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