Category - jQuery

Using JQuery to prevent multiple form submissions

17 Mar 2010

If a form submission is going to kick off a long running process on the server which needs to complete before a redirect takes place your users can be left wondering what is going on as their chosen browser's progress bar slowly and sporadically increments. This can result in the more impatient clicking on the submit button again or navigating away with various consequences depending on what your application is doing. Certainly if your authorising payments the last thing you want is for your use