jQuery Disable Form Input Field

By Sam Deering

Simple jQuery code snippet to disable a form input field that you do not want the user to be able to edit. This lets them see the value but they cant edit it!

//input type, id, name, all inputs
$('input #inputid').attr("disabled", "disabled");


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