How to pop-up a flash text-area from a listBox?

hello,

Here is the scenario.....

I have a ListBox. user selects an item AT A SINGLE CLICK. I want to display to the user a pop-up Text-Area or something similar with some information on it at the the sngle click of the listBox.

I need to prepare the message for each click in the doPost().

How?.

Thanks
prain

prainAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

TimYatesCommented:
Should be a simple case of using javascript, and the onclick method of the SELECT object

You can put all your values into an array, then show them depending on the selectedIndex of the list

For the actual pop-up, I would consider using the overlib javascript library, as it should do what you need

http://www.bosrup.com/web/overlib/

I don't know what you mean by:

>> I need to prepare the message for each click in the doPost().

?

Tim

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
JSP

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.