JavaScript Back Button

Submitted by:David Villa

Date added:09 November, 2013


Just like your browser's back button, the following script allows the user to press a button to returns the user to the previous page. Paste the following code where you want the button to appear on your page:

Tags: back button , javascript button

Code Snippet:

<INPUT TYPE="Button" VALUE="Previous Page" onClick="history.go(-1)">

If you would rather use a link, paste the following code where you want the link to appear:

<a href="javascript:history.back(1)">Previous Page</a>