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troubleshooting Question

how to post hidden input from split input text

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JohnnyFlag for United States of America asked on
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i want to be able to split a text box i have that populates from jquery
and make it pass via post with split values

<li id="li-4-11"><label id="label-4-11" for="cf4_field_11"><span> Zip code (autofill for USA only)</span></label>&nbsp;<input type="text" name="mailing_zipcode" id="mailing_zipcode" maxlength="5" title="Enter Zip Code for autofill" class="number" value="" onkeydown="javascript:maskInput()"/></li>
<li id="li-4-11"><label id="label-4-11" for="cf4_field_11"><span> City/State/Zip (Will auto fill if zip code is entered above)</span></label>&nbsp;<input type="text" name="city_sate_zip" id="city_sate_zip" title="Enter Zip Code above for autofill"class="single" value=""/></li>

then i have it parsing for the info
$("#mailing_zipcode").bind("blur", function(e){
                var EnteredValue = $.trim($("#mailing_zipcode").val());
                var TestValue = EnteredValue.replace(" ", "");
                 if (isNaN(TestValue)) {
                         alert("You must enter 5 Numbers only, for valid Zip Code")
                else {
//alert ($("#zip").val());
  $.getJSON("zip_lookup.php?zip=" + $("#mailing_zipcode").val(),
          $.each(data, function(i,item){
            if (item.field == "city_sate_zip") {
and this all works great

my problem is the city and state are now on one line city_sate_zip
i need it to pass as post

how do i do i separate the values and pass them via hidden inputs please

im using jquery and php in my page if that helps

thank you in advance for any code or help you may provide

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Greg AlexanderFlag of United States of America imageLead Developer

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