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Retrieving values of a text box

Posted on 2000-05-03
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  I have an input box in a form with the name having a dot in it,;i.e; a name like "abc.txt". I want to get the value of this input box in a javascript function. How do I do it?
Thanx in advance,
Divya.
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divya234,

at first i have a hard time how to find a solution for your problem but now i am proud to tell you that i got it.

just copy and past the code below.
i am using an IE browser i don't know if it works with netscape.



<HTML>
<HEAD>
<script>

function showValue()
{
sValue = document.all["abc.txt"].value ;
alert( sValue ) ;
}

</script>
</HEAD>
<BODY>

<P>Name: <INPUT name="abc.txt"></P>
<P><INPUT name="btnClick" type=button value="Click Me" onClick="showValue()"></P>

</BODY>
</HTML>
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