[UPHPU] Confirm Email Address Form Field

jtaber jtaber at johntaber.net
Wed Sep 5 22:32:34 MDT 2007

Brandon Stout wrote:
> Hi y'all,
> I'm getting more and more annoyed with new web forms that make me 
> confirm my email address.  I realize that they are probably trying to 
> keep people from mis-typing their email address, but it completely 
> misses the point of a confirmation field.  As I see it, you should use 
> a "Confirm Password" field because it is not displayed in clear text - 
> it makes sense to confirm the password.  However email
yeah, it should really just be a validated field.  Good programming 
should be intelligent and let the computer do the work.

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