How to show a OPTION values at top in drop-down list box form control?

In the CFSELECT tag, First I am using a sybase query and then I use OPTION value. The OPTION value is always in botton in the drop-down list box. But my requirement is that OPTION value should be top of drop-down list box.

Could you some help me how to show up a Option value (The hardcoded one "ALL") at top?

Thanks in advance.

Pls have a look at the below code :


<CFQUERY NAME="SelAcct" DATASOURCE="#CSybDataSource#" USERNAME=#CSybUsername# PASSWORD=#CSybPassword#>
SELECT      distinct cUprFSACode
FROM     tblFSAAcctNameJa
ORDER BY cUprFSACode
</CFQUERY>

<CFQUERY NAME="SelDBFN" DATASOURCE="#CSybDataSource#" USERNAME=#CSybUsername# PASSWORD=#CSybPassword#>
SELECT      distinct cDBFN
FROM     tblDBFN
where cDBFN != ' '
order by cDBFN desc
</CFQUERY>

<HTML>
<HEAD>
     <TITLE>ABCD - Menu</TITLE>
     <SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">

</SCRIPT>
</HEAD>

<BODY BGCOLOR="#DDDDFF" background="http://ap.dweb.it.db.com/images/topbar_back.gif">

<CFFORM NAME="form" ACTION="ABCDList.cfm" TARGET="main">
<TABLE BORDER="0">
          <TR>
               <TD> 
               <TD>
               <CFSELECT NAME="AcctList"
                        QUERY="SelAcct"
                        VALUE="cUprFSACode"
                        DISPLAY="cUprFSACode"
                        REQUIRED="yes"
                        SIZE="1">
                    <OPTION value="ALL">ALL
               </CFSELECT>
               </TD>
               <TD>
               <CFSELECT NAME="DBFNList"
                        QUERY="SelDBFN"
                        VALUE="cDBFN"
                        DISPLAY="cDBFN"
                        REQUIRED="yes"
                        SIZE="1">
               <OPTION value="ALL">ALL
               </CFSELECT>
               </TD>
               </TD>
               <TD>
                                <INPUT TYPE="submit" NAME="Go" Value="Go" ><font color="red"></font>
                                <INPUT TYPE="radio" NAME="ViewType" Value="Browser" CHECKED><font color="white">In Browser</font>
                    <INPUT TYPE="radio" NAME="ViewType" Value="Excel"><font color="white">Excel Download</font>
               </TD>
          </TR>
</TABLE>
</CFFORM>

</BODY>

</HTML>
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Racim BOUDJAKDJIDatabase Architect - Dba - Data ScientistCommented:
Intead of

<CFSELECT NAME="AcctList"
                       QUERY="SelAcct"
                                              REQUIRED="yes"
                       SIZE="1">
                 
</CFSELECT>

Do this.(It should work...)

<cfoutput>
<CFSELECT name="droplist1" value="ALL">
<CFLOOP query="SelAcct">
   <OPTION VALUE="#cUprFSACode#" DISPLAY="#cUprFSACode#">
</cfloop>
</CFSELECT>
</cfoutput>

Hope this helps..

Sincerely,

Racimo



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Racim BOUDJAKDJIDatabase Architect - Dba - Data ScientistCommented:
Sorry Ignore my previous message replace

<CFSELECT NAME="AcctList"
   QUERY="SelAcct"
   VALUE="cUprFSACode"
   DISPLAY="cUprFSACode"
   REQUIRED="yes"
   SIZE="1">
   <OPTION value="ALL">ALL
</CFSELECT>
..BY....

<cfoutput>
<CFSELECT name="AcctList" value="ALL" value="ALL">
<CFLOOP query="SelAcct">
  <OPTION VALUE="#cUprFSACode#" DISPLAY="#cUprFSACode#">
</cfloop>
</CFSELECT>
</cfoutput>

AND...
<CFSELECT NAME="DBFNList"
   QUERY="SelDBFN"
   VALUE="cDBFN"
   DISPLAY="cDBFN"
   REQUIRED="yes"
  SIZE="1">
  <OPTION value="ALL">ALL
</CFSELECT>
BY..
<cfoutput>
<CFSELECT name="DBFNList" value="ALL" value="ALL">
<CFLOOP query="SelDBFN">
  <OPTION VALUE="#cUprFSACode#" DISPLAY="#cUprFSACode#">
</cfloop>
</CFSELECT>
</cfoutput>

This tiem it should be OK...
Sincerely,

Racimo

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Racim BOUDJAKDJIDatabase Architect - Dba - Data ScientistCommented:
More easily paste this...

<CFQUERY NAME="SelAcct" DATASOURCE="#CSybDataSource#" USERNAME=#CSybUsername# PASSWORD=#CSybPassword#>
SELECT      distinct cUprFSACode
FROM     tblFSAAcctNameJa
ORDER BY cUprFSACode
</CFQUERY>

<CFQUERY NAME="SelDBFN" DATASOURCE="#CSybDataSource#" USERNAME=#CSybUsername# PASSWORD=#CSybPassword#>
SELECT      distinct cDBFN
FROM     tblDBFN
where cDBFN != ' '
order by cDBFN desc
</CFQUERY>

<HTML>
<HEAD>
    <TITLE>ABCD - Menu</TITLE>
    <SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">

</SCRIPT>
</HEAD>

<BODY BGCOLOR="#DDDDFF" background="http://ap.dweb.it.db.com/images/topbar_back.gif">

<CFFORM NAME="form" ACTION="ABCDList.cfm" TARGET="main">
<TABLE BORDER="0">
         <TR><TD>
             <CFOUTPUT>
              <TD>
              <CFSELECT name="AcctList" value="ALL"   DISPLAY="ALL">
<CFLOOP query="SelAcct">
 <OPTION VALUE="#cUprFSACode#" DISPLAY="#cUprFSACode#">
</cfloop>
</CFSELECT>
             </TD>
              <TD>
             <CFSELECT name="DBFNList" value="ALL"  display="ALL">
<CFLOOP query="SelDBFN">
 <OPTION VALUE="#cDBFN#" DISPLAY="#cDBFN#">
</cfloop>
</CFSELECT>
              </TD>
             </CFOUTPUT>
              </TD>
              <TD>
                               <INPUT TYPE="submit" NAME="Go" Value="Go" ><font color="red"></font>
                               <INPUT TYPE="radio" NAME="ViewType" Value="Browser" CHECKED><font color="white">In
Browser</font>
                   <INPUT TYPE="radio" NAME="ViewType" Value="Excel"><font color="white">Excel Download</font>
              </TD>
         </TR>
</TABLE>
</CFFORM>

</BODY>

</HTML>
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