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When you apply validation to a form field, FrontPage overwrites the customform field name you entered for the form field.
When you apply field validation to a form field, FrontPage automaticallyassigns a predefined name to the form to insure that the name being used isunique. These names are passed to the FrontPage Server Extensions at browse- time. Note that if you apply validation to a form field, you will not be able to assign a custom name to the form.