troubleshooting Question

Accessing previous value in a combo box

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Hi All,
I have a case where I have about 4-5 combo boxes which have several values in each combo box. Now, I also have the condition that the item that you select in one combo box should not be the same as any one of the selections that you make in another combo box.
Eg: If you select "India" in one combo box, you cannot select "India" again in any of the other combo boxes.
Now, suppose I select "India" in one of the combo boxes. And, now in the second combo box I select "Australia". Now, again I try to select "India" in the second combo box again. This will invoke a Javascript function which will give me a message box saying it cannot be same as the first selection. This can be done. But, after this message is shown, how could you get back "Australia" that you selected "PREVIOUSLY" back into combo box 2?
Any help is appreciated.
Thanks in Advance,
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