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Why my script is working in an HTML 4.0 doc but not in XHTML. When I have it in XHTML and click the reset button it does reset the form but not the table. If I have it in HTML doc it resets both the table and the form.

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This is for a class and they are requiring it to be XHTML..

You can see the it here: [url]

HTML Code:

This is the actual button

HTML Code:

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