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I am using
$(document).keydown(function (event) {
  alert(event.keyCode);
});
This function works great when the page is loaded..Now when i click on any part of the page and then when i press any key this event is not firing and alert does not come..
 
Why?
Posted 7-Nov-12 2:06am
Edited 7-Nov-12 2:07am
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jim lahey at 7-Nov-12 8:20am
   
In what browser? I've just tried your code in FireFox and it works
Tadit Dash at 7-Nov-12 9:13am
   
Yes it is working in firefox, IE9 and Chrome latest version.

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Solution 1

try window
$(window).keydown(function (event) {
  alert(event.keyCode);
});
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