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Automatic input field focus on page load

Sometimes you want an input field to be selected by default(automaticaly selected). Like when you go to google the search input field is automaticaly selected. We will do this in today’s daily tip using jQuery.

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<input type='text' id='default_input' />


$(document).ready(function() {



Easy as that :)

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