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i have code below-

<input type="hidden" name="totalrecords" value="1">
<input type="hidden" name="totalrecords" value="2">
<input type="hidden" name="totalrecords" value="3">

here name of all the hidden fields are same ,if i want to show second hidden field on next page which has value ="2" how i can show because here the name of hidden fields are same ,so by default it can show the value of first hidden , plz reply me
Mar 4 '12 #1
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Expert Mod 10K+
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Give them different names.
Mar 4 '12 #2

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Rabbit is right, having different inputs with the same name is a really bad idea. When you do this the value passed is actually this:
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  1. totalrecords = "1,2,3"
you can then use a split function to separate those values, but really, I can't think of any case where that would be easier than giving the inputs different names.

Mar 4 '12 #3

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