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Bruno Dias10,554 Points
Can I add an id for Add task button?
Can I add an id for Add task button instead of using the getElementsByName() ?
What if I decide to add another button that comes before the Add button? I would end up with a conflict on my code, is that right? Wouldn't be easier and safer to use the getElementById for the Add button instead?
cc: Andrew Chalkley
Let me know your thoughts.
Steven Parker218,692 Points
If you have a control that you create a unique behavior for, it might indeed be a good place to assign an ID and then locate it in the code using getElementById.
But as Erik reminded us, ID's must be unique. So if the behavior is to be shared by multiple controls, identifying them with name or class is a better choice.