Firefox caching and jQuery plugins


If you’re using jQuery dropdown or bootstrap_dropdowns_enhancement plugin, don’t forget to set  autocomplete=”off” in any checkbox or radio input inside the dropdown menu. Otherwise, we’ll find that the browser display a value, but send another one after submitting your form.

What’s happening ?

With normal input, the last value will be remembered by Firefox when you refresh the page, not if you hit Ctrl + F5 which will clear the value. So, your dropdown will display the default value, and Firefox will set the last checked radio / checkbox values.

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