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Why do we add 'return false' to an onclick event in JavaScript?

danielm77danielm77 USAPosts: 72Member

Can someone please explain me what is the functionality of the 'return false' code segment in an onclick event of a JavaScript?

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  • DavidMDavidM USAPosts: 342Member

    It usually cancels the "default" behavior of the applied component, For links, clicking is disabled.

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