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Dynamically create a list of combo box`s, how to get value

 
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Hi

I`m creating a page with a dynamic list of combo box`s from my database.
The idea is that the user can select what options he need. But how do i get
the data back? The name attribute i`ll have to set to the 'id' of the database row.

So i`m not to sure how many options can be listed on my page, so how do i know to get the selected values back?

Please, any suggestions would be welcome?

Thanks
Derick
 
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This question is asked a lot lately...

Server side solution:
Basically you need to do a form submission back to the server with an onchange event on the select element.

You may want to look at this post: https://coderanch.com/t/115659/HTML-JavaScript/Select-Box-one-page-second


Client Side Solution:
Search on google for JavaScript doublecombo. Basically you write out arrays with your datatbase information when the page loads.

Eric
[ February 22, 2005: Message edited by: Eric Pascarello ]
 
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