Retain textbox value after submit

I'm sure this is simple, but eludes me.

I have one text box. After I submit the page -
document.demo.method="get";
document.demo.submit();

I wish to retain the value in the textbox after the page is submitted. The page is an asp page and is submitted to iteslef.

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Malek103197Asked:
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ColosseoCommented:
Hi

Because you are submitting the form using get you need to use request.querystring

so the value property for your text field would be

value="<%=Request.QueryString("[the textfield name]")%>"

HTH

Scott
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cLFlaVACommented:
This can be done best using ASP, not JavaScript.

I don't know ASP, but it would look something like this:

<input type="text" name="the_textbox" value="<% however_you_reference_the.get_variable %>">
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Malek103197Author Commented:
Colosseo,

Thanks, that did the trick.
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ColosseoCommented:
no bother Malek glad to help

Cheers

Scott
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cLFlaVACommented:
awesome.
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