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Posted on 2008-10-06
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Hi have a javascript problem while adding a dynamic combo box. If i click the addRow button, a new row will be added to the last. The new will contain a text boxes, button and a combox box. The problem is with the combo box. Its not workly properly. Please reply and rectify it soon :)
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
<html>
<head>
<title> Add Site Details </title>
<script language="JavaScript">
 
	var fActiveMenu = false;
	var oOverMenu = false;
 
function mouseSelect(e)
{
	if (fActiveMenu)
	{
		if (oOverMenu == false)
		{
			oOverMenu = false;
			document.getElementById(fActiveMenu).style.display = "none";
			fActiveMenu = false;
			return false;
		}
		return false;
	}
	return true;
}
 
function menuActivate(idEdit, idMenu, idSel)
{
	if (fActiveMenu) return mouseSelect(0);
 
	oMenu = document.getElementById(idMenu);
	oEdit = document.getElementById(idEdit);
	nTop = oEdit.offsetTop + oEdit.offsetHeight;
	nLeft = oEdit.offsetLeft;
	while (oEdit.offsetParent != document.body)
	{
		oEdit = oEdit.offsetParent;
		nTop += oEdit.offsetTop;
		nLeft += oEdit.offsetLeft;
	}
	oMenu.style.left = nLeft;
	oMenu.style.top = nTop;
	oMenu.style.display = "";
	fActiveMenu = idMenu;
	document.getElementById(idSel).focus();
	return false;
}
 
function textSet(idEdit, text)
{
	document.getElementById(idEdit).value = text;
	oOverMenu = false;
	mouseSelect(0);
	document.getElementById(idEdit).focus();
}
 
function comboKey(idEdit, idSel)
{
	if (window.event.keyCode == 13 || window.event.keyCode == 32)
		textSet(idEdit,idSel.value);
	else if (window.event.keyCode == 27)
	{
		mouseSelect(0);
		document.getElementById(idEdit).focus();
	}
}
document.onmousedown = mouseSelect;
 
function addLocationProduct(i)
{
	alert("ADD Location/Product "+i);
	var myTable = document.getElementById("myTable");
	var newTR = document.createElement("tr");
	var newName1 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName2 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName3 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName4 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName5 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName6 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName7 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName8 = document.createElement("td");
	
	newName1.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='dynamicLocation'/><input type='button' hidefocus='1' value='&#9660;' onclick=menuActivate('dynamicLocation', 'dynamicLocationDiv', 'dynamiclocationSelect')/><div id='dynamicLocationDiv' style='position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000' onmouseover='Javascript:oOverMenu='dynamicLocationDiv';' onmouseout='Javascript:oOverMenu=false;'><select size='4' id='dynamiclocationSelect' style='width: 150; border-style: none' onclick='JavaScript:textSet('dynamicLocation',this.value);' onkeypress='JavaScript:comboKey('dynamicLocation', this);><option value='Mark's Office'>Mark's Office</option><option value='Kent's Office'>Kent's Office</option><option value='First Floor'>First Floor</option><option value='Second Floor'>Second Floor</option></select></div>";
	newName2.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='dynamicProduct'>";
	newName3.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='dynamicProductLookup' value=' ^ '>";
	newName4.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='generateTrackId' value=' trackId '>";
	newName5.innerHTML="<select name='dynamicFee'><option selected='selected'>Setup Fee</option><option>Training Fee</option><option>Misc Fee</option></select>";
	newName6.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='siteCancelledDate'>";
	newName7.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='calendar' value=' !! '>";
	newName8.innerHTML="<input type='button'  value=' deleteRow ' onclick='deleteRow(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)'/>";
 
	newTR.appendChild(newName1);
	newTR.appendChild(newName2);
	newTR.appendChild(newName3);
	newTR.appendChild(newName4);
	newTR.appendChild(newName5);
	newTR.appendChild(newName6);
	newTR.appendChild(newName7);
	newTR.appendChild(newName8);
	myTable.appendChild(newTR);
}
 
function deleteRow(i){
	alert(i);
   document.getElementById('myTable').deleteRow(i);
}
 
</script>
</head>
 
<body>
<form>
<table>
	<tr>
		<td>SITE DETAILS</td>
	<tr>
</table>
  <table>
	<tr>
		<td>Site Name &nbsp;</td>
		<td><input type="text" id="siteName"><input type="button" hidefocus="1" value="&#9660;"  onclick="JavaScript:menuActivate('siteName', 'siteNameDiv', 'siteNameSelect')">
			<div id="siteNameDiv" style="position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000" onmouseover="javascript:oOverMenu='siteNameDiv';"
			onmouseout="javascript:oOverMenu=false;">
			<select size="4" id="siteNameSelect" style="width: 150; border-style: none" onclick="JavaScript:textSet('siteName',this.value);"       onkeypress="JavaScript:comboKey('siteName', this);">
				        <option value="Donnelson">Donnelson</option>
				        <option value="New Jersey">New Jersey</option>
						<option value="New York">New York</option>
						<option value="Boston">Boston</option>
		    </select>
			</div>
		</td>
		<td>
			<a href="#">Site Details</a>
		</td>
	 </tr>
  </table>
  <table width="100%">
	<tr>
		<td width="80%">LOCATION / PRODUCT DETAILS</td>
		<td width="10%"><input type="button"  value="addRow" onclick="addLocationProduct(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)"></td>
	<tr>
  </table>
  <table>
	<tbody id='myTable'>
	<tr>
		<td><input type="text" id="location"><input type="button" hidefocus="1" value="&#9660;"  onclick="JavaScript:menuActivate('location', 'locationDiv', 'locationSelect')">
			<div id="locationDiv" style="position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000" onmouseover="javascript:oOverMenu='locationDiv';"
			onmouseout="javascript:oOverMenu=false;">
			<select size="4" id="locationSelect" style="width: 150; border-style: none" onclick="JavaScript:textSet('location',this.value);"       onkeypress="JavaScript:comboKey('location', this);">
				        <option value="Mark's Office">Mark's Office</option>
				        <option value="Kent's Office">Kent's Office</option>
						<option value="First Floor">First Floor</option>
						<option value="Second Floor">Second Floor</option>
		    </select>
			</div>
		</td>
		<td><input type="text" name="product"></td>
		<td><input type="button" name="productLookup" value=" ^ "></td>
		<td><input type="button" name="trackId" value=" trackId "></td>
		<td><select name="fee" id="fee">
                <option selected="selected">Setup fee</option>
                <option>Training Fee</option>
                <option>Misc Fee</option>
			 </select>
		</td>
		<td><input type="text" name="cancelledDate"></td>
		<td><input type="button" name="feePlus" value=" !! "></td>
		<td><input type='button'  value=' deleteRow ' onclick='deleteRow(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)'/></td>
		</td>
	</tr>
</tbody>
</table>
<br>
<table align="center">
	<tr>
		<td><input type="button" value=" addSite "></td>
	</tr>
</table>
</form>
</body>
 
</html>

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by:MMDeveloper
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by:Isotropes
ID: 22649599
Hi i have inserted the updated code.. My problem is with the dynamically generated editable combo boxes. If i click the editable combo drop-down button the drop down list of the first dynamically generated is always droping down instead the drop down of the selected combox should drop down :)
Please make a reply soon.
<html>
<head>
<title> Add Site Details </title>
 
<script language="javascript">
 
function addLocationProduct(i)
{
	var myTableSample = document.getElementById("myTable");
	var newTR = document.createElement("tr");
	var newName1 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName2 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName3 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName4 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName5 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName6 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName7 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName8 = document.createElement("td");
 
	newName1.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='dynaLoc' id='dynaLoc'/><input type='button' hidefocus='1' value='&#9660;' onclick=\"menuActivate('dynaLoc', 'dynaDiv', 'dynaSelect')\"/><div id='dynaDiv' style='position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000' onmouseover=\"oOverMenu='dynaDiv';\" onmouseout=\"oOverMenu=false;\"><select size='4' id='dynaSelect' style='width: 150; border-style: none' onclick=\"textSet('dynaLoc',this.value);\"       onkeypress=\"comboKey('dynaLoc', this.value);\"><option value='Donnelson'>Donnelson</option><option value='New Jersey'>New Jersey</option><option value='New York'>New York</option><option value='Boston'>Boston</option></select></div>";
 
	newName2.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='dynamicProduct'/>";
	newName3.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='dynamicProductLookup' value=' ^ '/>";
	newName4.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='generateTrackId' value=' trackId '/>";
	newName5.innerHTML="<select name='dynamicFee'><option selected='selected'>Setup Fee</option><option>Training Fee</option><option>Misc Fee</option></select>";
	newName6.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='siteCancelledDate'/>";
	newName7.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='calendar' value=' !! '/>";
	newName8.innerHTML="<input type='button'  value=' deleteRow ' onclick='deleteRow(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)'/>";
	
	newTR.appendChild(newName1);
	newTR.appendChild(newName2);
	newTR.appendChild(newName3);
	newTR.appendChild(newName4);
	newTR.appendChild(newName5);
	newTR.appendChild(newName6);
	newTR.appendChild(newName7);
	newTR.appendChild(newName8);
	myTableSample.appendChild(newTR);
}
 
function deleteRow(i){ 
	alert(i);
   document.getElementById('myTable').deleteRow(i);
}
 
	var fActiveMenu = false;
	var oOverMenu = false;
 
function mouseSelect(e)
{
	if (fActiveMenu)
	{
		if (oOverMenu == false)
		{
			oOverMenu = false;
			document.getElementById(fActiveMenu).style.display = "none";
			fActiveMenu = false;
			return false;
		}
		return false;
	}
	return true;
}
 
function menuActivate(idEdit, idMenu, idSel)
{
	alert("MenuActivate = "+ idEdit + idMenu + idSel);
	if (fActiveMenu) return mouseSelect(0);
 
	oMenu = document.getElementById(idMenu);
	oEdit = document.getElementById(idEdit);
	nTop = oEdit.offsetTop + oEdit.offsetHeight;
	nLeft = oEdit.offsetLeft;
	while (oEdit.offsetParent != document.body)
	{
		oEdit = oEdit.offsetParent;
		nTop += oEdit.offsetTop;
		nLeft += oEdit.offsetLeft;
	}
	oMenu.style.left = nLeft;
	oMenu.style.top = nTop;
	oMenu.style.display = "";
	fActiveMenu = idMenu;
	document.getElementById(idSel).focus();
	return false;
}
 
function textSet(idEdit, text)
{
	document.getElementById(idEdit).value = text;
	oOverMenu = false;
	mouseSelect(0);
	document.getElementById(idEdit).focus();
}
 
function comboKey(idEdit, idSel)
{
	if (window.event.keyCode == 13 || window.event.keyCode == 32)
		textSet(idEdit,idSel.value);
	else if (window.event.keyCode == 27)
	{
		mouseSelect(0);
		document.getElementById(idEdit).focus();
	}
}
 
document.onmousedown = mouseSelect;
 
</script>
</head>
 
<body>
	<table>
		<tr>
			<td>SITE DETAILS</td>
		</tr>
	</table>
 
   <table>
		<tr>
			<td>Site Name &nbsp;</td>
			<td><input type="text" id="siteName"><input type="button" hidefocus="1" value="&#9660;"  onclick="menuActivate('siteName', 'siteNameDiv', 'siteNameSelect')">
				<div id="siteNameDiv" style="position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000" onmouseover="oOverMenu='siteNameDiv';"
			onmouseout="oOverMenu=false;">
				<select size="4" id="siteNameSelect" style="width: 150; border-style: none" onclick="textSet('siteName',this.value);"       onkeypress="comboKey('siteName', this);">
				        <option value="Donnelson">Donnelson</option>
				        <option value="New Jersey">New Jersey</option>
						<option value="New York">New York</option>
						<option value="Boston">Boston</option>
			    </select>
				</div>
			</td>
			<td><a href="#">Site Details</a></td>
		 </tr>
   </table>
 
   <table width="100%">
		<tr>
			<td width="80%">LOCATION / PRODUCT DETAILS</td>
			<td width="10%"><input type="button"  value="addRow" onclick="addLocationProduct(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)"></td>
		</tr>
   </table>
 
   <table>
	 <tbody id='myTable'>
		<tr>
			<td><input type="text" id="location"><input type="button" hidefocus="1" value="&#9660;"  onclick="menuActivate('location', 'locationDiv', 'locationSelect')">
				<div id="locationDiv" style="position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000" onmouseover="oOverMenu='locationDiv';"
			onmouseout="oOverMenu=false;">
				<select size="4" id="locationSelect" style="width: 150; border-style: none" onclick="textSet('location',this.value);"       onkeypress="comboKey('location', this);">
				        <option value="Mark's Office">Mark's Office</option>
				        <option value="Kent's Office">Kent's Office</option>
						<option value="First Floor">First Floor</option>
						<option value="Second Floor">Second Floor</option>
			    </select>
				</div>
			</td>
			<td><input type="text" name="product"></td>
			<td><input type="button" name="productLookup" value=" ^ "></td>
			<td><input type="button" name="trackId" value=" trackId "></td>
			<td><select name="fee" id="fee">
				    <option selected="selected">Setup fee</option>
					<option>Training Fee</option>
	                <option>Misc Fee</option>
				 </select>
			</td>
			<td><input type="text" name="cancelledDate"></td>
			<td><input type="button" name="feePlus" value=" !! "></td>
			<td><input type='button'  value=' deleteRow ' onclick='deleteRow(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)'/></td>
		</tr>
	  </tbody>
	</table>
<br>
	<table align="center">
		<tr>
			<td><input type="button" value=" addSite "></td>
		</tr>
	</table>
</body>
</html>

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<html>
<head>
<title> Add Site Details </title>
 
<script language="javascript">
 
function addLocationProduct()
{
	var myTableSample = document.getElementById("myTable");
	
	var newTR = document.createElement("tr");
	var newName1 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName2 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName3 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName4 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName5 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName6 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName7 = document.createElement("td");
	var newName8 = document.createElement("td");
 
	var i = document.getElementById("myTable").rows.length;
	newName1.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='dynaLoc"+ i +"' id='dynaLoc"+i+"'/><input type='button' hidefocus='1' value='&#9660;' onclick=\"menuActivate('dynaLoc"+ i +"', 'dynaDiv"+ i +"', 'dynaSelect"+ i +"')\"/><div id='dynaDiv"+ i +"' style='position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000' onmouseover=\"oOverMenu='dynaDiv"+ i +"';\" onmouseout=\"oOverMenu=false;\"><select size='4' id='dynaSelect"+ i +"' style='width: 150; border-style: none' onclick=\"textSet('dynaLoc"+ i +"',this.value);\"       onkeypress=\"comboKey('dynaLoc"+ i +"', this.value);\"><option value='Donnelson'>Donnelson</option><option value='New Jersey'>New Jersey</option><option value='New York'>New York</option><option value='Boston'>Boston</option></select></div>";
 
	newName2.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='dynamicProduct"+ i +"'/>";
	newName3.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='dynamicProductLookup"+ i +"' value=' ^ '/>";
	newName4.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='generateTrackId"+ i +"' value=' trackId '/>";
	newName5.innerHTML="<select name='dynamicFee"+ i +"'><option selected='selected'>Setup Fee</option><option>Training Fee</option><option>Misc Fee</option></select>";
	newName6.innerHTML="<input type='text' name='siteCancelledDate"+ i +"'/>";
	newName7.innerHTML="<input type='button' name='calendar"+ i +"' value=' !! '/>";
	newName8.innerHTML="<input type='button'  value=' deleteRow ' onclick='deleteRow(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)'/>";
	
	newTR.appendChild(newName1);
	newTR.appendChild(newName2);
	newTR.appendChild(newName3);
	newTR.appendChild(newName4);
	newTR.appendChild(newName5);
	newTR.appendChild(newName6);
	newTR.appendChild(newName7);
	newTR.appendChild(newName8);
	myTableSample.appendChild(newTR);
}
 
function deleteRow(i){ 
	alert(i);
   document.getElementById('myTable').deleteRow(i);
}
 
	var fActiveMenu = false;
	var oOverMenu = false;
 
function mouseSelect(e)
{
	if (fActiveMenu)
	{
		if (oOverMenu == false)
		{
			oOverMenu = false;
			document.getElementById(fActiveMenu).style.display = "none";
			fActiveMenu = false;
			return false;
		}
		return false;
	}
	return true;
}
 
function menuActivate(idEdit, idMenu, idSel)
{
	if (fActiveMenu) return mouseSelect(0);
 
	oMenu = document.getElementById(idMenu);
	oEdit = document.getElementById(idEdit);
	nTop = oEdit.offsetTop + oEdit.offsetHeight;
	nLeft = oEdit.offsetLeft;
	while (oEdit.offsetParent != document.body)
	{
		oEdit = oEdit.offsetParent;
		nTop += oEdit.offsetTop;
		nLeft += oEdit.offsetLeft;
	}
	oMenu.style.left = nLeft;
	oMenu.style.top = nTop;
	oMenu.style.display = "";
	fActiveMenu = idMenu;
	document.getElementById(idSel).focus();
	return false;
}
 
function textSet(idEdit, text)
{
	document.getElementById(idEdit).value = text;
	oOverMenu = false;
	mouseSelect(0);
	document.getElementById(idEdit).focus();
}
 
function comboKey(idEdit, idSel)
{
	if (window.event.keyCode == 13 || window.event.keyCode == 32)
		textSet(idEdit,idSel.value);
	else if (window.event.keyCode == 27)
	{
		mouseSelect(0);
		document.getElementById(idEdit).focus();
	}
}
 
document.onmousedown = mouseSelect;
 
</script>
</head>
 
<body>
	<table>
		<tr>
			<td>SITE DETAILS</td>
		</tr>
	</table>
 
   <table>
		<tr>
			<td>Site Name &nbsp;</td>
			<td><input type="text" id="siteName"><input type="button" hidefocus="1" value="&#9660;"  onclick="menuActivate('siteName', 'siteNameDiv', 'siteNameSelect')">
				<div id="siteNameDiv" style="position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000" onmouseover="oOverMenu='siteNameDiv';"
			onmouseout="oOverMenu=false;">
				<select size="4" id="siteNameSelect" style="width: 150; border-style: none" onclick="textSet('siteName',this.value);"       onkeypress="comboKey('siteName', this);">
				        <option value="Donnelson">Donnelson</option>
				        <option value="New Jersey">New Jersey</option>
						<option value="New York">New York</option>
						<option value="Boston">Boston</option>
			    </select>
				</div>
			</td>
			<td><a href="#">Site Details</a></td>
		 </tr>
   </table>
 
   <table width="100%">
		<tr>
			<td width="80%">LOCATION / PRODUCT DETAILS</td>
			<td width="10%"><input type="button"  value="addRow" onclick="addLocationProduct()"></td>
		</tr>
   </table>
 
   <table>
	 <tbody id='myTable'>
		<tr>
			<td><input type="text" id="location"><input type="button" hidefocus="1" value="&#9660;"  onclick="menuActivate('location', 'locationDiv', 'locationSelect')">
				<div id="locationDiv" style="position:absolute; display:none; top:0px; left:0px;z-index:10000" onmouseover="oOverMenu='locationDiv';"
			onmouseout="oOverMenu=false;">
				<select size="4" id="locationSelect" style="width: 150; border-style: none" onclick="textSet('location',this.value);"       onkeypress="comboKey('location', this);">
				        <option value="Mark's Office">Mark's Office</option>
				        <option value="Kent's Office">Kent's Office</option>
						<option value="First Floor">First Floor</option>
						<option value="Second Floor">Second Floor</option>
			    </select>
				</div>
			</td>
			<td><input type="text" name="product"></td>
			<td><input type="button" name="productLookup" value=" ^ "></td>
			<td><input type="button" name="trackId" value=" trackId "></td>
			<td><select name="fee" id="fee">
				    <option selected="selected">Setup fee</option>
					<option>Training Fee</option>
	                <option>Misc Fee</option>
				 </select>
			</td>
			<td><input type="text" name="cancelledDate"></td>
			<td><input type="button" name="feePlus" value=" !! "></td>
			<td><input type='button'  value=' deleteRow ' onclick='deleteRow(this.parentNode.parentNode.rowIndex)'/></td>
		</tr>
	  </tbody>
	</table>
<br>
	<table align="center">
		<tr>
			<td><input type="button" value=" addSite "></td>
		</tr>
	</table>
</body>
</html>

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