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How do I display text given (by the person writing in an input box in my page) somewh

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Hello,

I know I can reproduce what is written in input boxes in other input boxes --- like with "shipping" and "billing" addresses.

However, I haven't been able to make it so I can present that entered data somewhere else - like when people enter data on a website and then there answers show up in "Settings."

I tried adding: "document.getElementById("text").value=(shippingZi p.value);"

to a function --- with "<p id="text"></p>" in the HTML

But that didn't work.

Any help would be appreciated.

Best,
Matt
Oct 28 '19 #1
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the p-tag has no value property. use innerText or innerHTML for it. You could even use createTextNode and append the node to the position you want it to have.
Oct 29 '19 #2

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