troubleshooting Question

Drop down box using recordsets

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AlHal2Flag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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In the code below RSName is a recordset and Company Name is a field within it.

<select name="CoName">
<OPTION Value="Company" selected>Company</OPTION>
      <% Do until RsName.EOF %>
   <OPTION Value="<%=RsName("Company Name")%>"><%=RsName("Company Name")%></OPTION>
   <%RsName.MoveNext
      loop
      %>
</select>

On a webpage this will produce a drop down box.  Suppose I am searching for a company Imperial chemical industries.  If I type "I" then it will go to companies beginning with I.  However if I then type M I will go to companies beginning with "M".  I want to get to companies beginning with "Im".

Is there a VBscript or Javascript function that would help?

When selecting a name from the Outlook addresses I can do the above e.g typing AB would give names beginning with AB.

Regards.
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