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asp.net classic _ need help on reading a radio button. and formating a email body text

Posted on 2010-08-18
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How do I read the radio buttons for RescueType a request the form field?

strTextBody       =  "Rescue Type: " & ((request.Form("RescueType")) Or (request.Form("RescueType"))) & vbcrlf & "FirstName: " & request.Form("FirstName")
the form looks like

Please select an option
O  I want to report a Westie in need  
O  I personally have a Westie who needs to be surrendered  
How may we contact you?  
*First Name    
*Last Name    

<tr valign="baseline" align="left">
                        <td nowrap colspan="2" class="admincategory">
                          <input type="radio" name="RescueType" value="I want to report a Westie in need">
                          I want to report a Westie in need
                          </td>
                      </tr>
                      <tr valign="baseline" align="left">
                  <td nowrap colspan="2" class="admincategory">
                          <input type="radio" name="RescueType" value="I personally have a Westie who needs to be relinquished">
                        I personally have a Westie who needs to be surrendered
                       </td>
                      </tr>

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Carl Tawn earned 500 total points
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When you have two radio buttons with the same name, as you have, then the value posted back will be the value associated with whichever one is selected:

    selected = Request.Form("RescueType")
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