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troubleshooting Question

Javascript: Append Textarea to Select Listbox

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I have a script (below) that ADDS the textarea contents into a Select List Box (dynamically) How do i modify it so it will APPEND the textarea contents to the Select List Box?

<form name="Mainform">
<textarea name="dataentry" rows="5" cols="45">

<input Type="Button" Name="loadbutton" Value="LOAD" onclick="BuildSelect()"><BR><BR>

<select name="dataadded" multiple>


<script Language="Javascript">
function BuildSelect(){
      var Options = document.forms[0].dataadded.options;
      Options.length = 0;
  var thearray = document.forms[0].dataentry.value.split(';');
  for (var i=0; i < thearray.length; i++) {
            Options[i] = new Option(thearray[i],thearray[i]);
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