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how to set the value of <select> dynamically

hi all,
I have a problem with <html:select> i am getting a value from the database
but it is not setting to my <select value>. Can any bady tellme what is the problem. My code is given below..


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  1. <html:select property="conttitle" styleClass="dropdown" value="${conttitle}">
  2.         <html:option value="1">1 - Mr</html:option>
  3.         <html:option value="2">2 - Ms</html:option>
  4.     </html:select>
  5.  
  6.  
thx in Adv,
HAN.
Aug 17 '07 #1
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drhowarddrfine
7,435 Expert 4TB
I don't have a clue what any of that is. It's not HTML.
Aug 17 '07 #2
gregerly
192 Expert 100+
I don't have a clue what any of that is. It's not HTML.
Wow, what is that? a select tag looks like this:

[HTML]<select name='myselect'>
<option value='someVal' selected='selected'>This option is selected</option>
<option value='someOtherVal'>Some Other Val</option>
</select>[/HTML]

If you want the option to be selected by default, you just have to add "selected='selected'" attribute.

Hope that helps.

greg
Aug 17 '07 #3

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