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Displaying keyCode Property Values

<TITLE>keyCode Property</TITLE>

<STYLE TYPE="text/css">
TD {text-align:center}
function showCode(which) {
    document.forms[0].elements[which].value = event.keyCode
function clearEm() {
    for (var i = 1; i < document.forms[0].elements.length; i++) {
        document.forms[0].elements[i].value = ""    
<H1>keyCode Property</H1>
<TEXTAREA NAME="scratchpad" COLS="40" ROWS="5" WRAP="hard"
<TR><TD>onKeyDown:</TD><TD><INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="down" SIZE="3"></TD></TR>
<TR><TD>onKeyPress:</TD><TD><INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="press" SIZE="3"></TD></TR>
<TR><TD>onKeyUp:</TD><TD><INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="up" SIZE="3"></TD></TR>


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