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    Creating a form from a Javascript nav bar

    I have created a nav bar with mouse over images in Dreamweaver. I now want to use these buttons to provide an input value for a PHP query. Below is the code for just one of the buttons, I would like to provide each button with an id value eg. 1, and then this will be passed to the PHP query which will display the results.

    Obviously we will need to create a form and the action will be the PHP query page:

    <form action="./teamsresults.php" method="post">

    But what input types etc do I use to turn these buttons into a form?

    <td><input type = <a href="javascript:;" target="_top" onClick="MM_nbGroup('down','group1','Ferrari','buttons/ferrariu.png',1)" onMouseOver="MM_nbGroup('over','Ferrari','buttons/ferrarid.png','buttons/ferrarid.png',1)" onMouseOut="MM_nbGroup('out')"><img src="buttons/ferrariu.png" alt="Ferrari" name="Ferrari" width="130" height="30" border="0" onload=""></a></td></tr>

    Any help would be appreciated.
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    How about:
    PHP Code:
    <input type=image name="1" src="img src=buttons/ferrariu.png alt=Ferrari name=Ferrari width=130 height=30 border=0" onClick"MM_nbGroup('down','group1','Ferrari','buttons/ferrariu.png',1)" onMouseOver="MM_nbGroup('over','Ferrari','buttons/ferrarid.png','buttons/ferrarid.png',1)" onMouseOut="MM_nbGroup('out')"
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    Instead of using the POST method you could use the GET method. This way your nav buttons can be standard HREF's with the value you want to pass appended to the end of the URL they link too. I prefer to use this method over using forms sometimes.
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