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Using JavaScript confirm() in ASP.NET control OnClientClick property

Have you tried using JavaScript confirm() function in ASP.NET Button, LinkButton or ImageButton client onclick property?


Great tip; put this one in the bag.

You dont’ really need to use an if statement within the OnClientClick since confirm returns true or false. Here’s a slightly simpler solution:

<asp:LinkButton ID=”lbtnDelete” runat=”server” CommandName=’DeleteItem’ Text=’Delete’ OnClientClick=”return confirm(’Are you sure you want to\ndelete this item?’);”></asp:LinkButton>

color me old, but using "return confirm " has been around quite awhile. nothing to see here... move on.


I posted a comment to the blog post saying: "Why not return Confirm()?"

He deleted the comment...

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