[whatwg] File Upload Control

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Thu Aug 26 06:22:47 PDT 2004

On Wed, 18 Aug 2004, Greg Kilwein wrote:
> After reading this discussion on the Mozilla site about the file upload
> control, from what I've seen, the only purpose of accessing the ".value" of
> a file upload control is to know whether the user has entered a file name.

You could do this in a WF2 UA by checking if


...was true or false (assuming you've set required="required").

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