need help with jquery autocomplete and option appendTo

i am using jquery autocomplete which is working except that the results are being overwritten on the input field. if i try to use appendTo nothing works.

any help will be appreciated.
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which input field?
if you want to put all selected SKU found to an input, use an array and push every result inside :

   $(function() {  
      var myTagKey = []; 

         source:  testSource,
         select: function(event, ui) {
                 myTagKey = ui.item.tagkey; 
                 $("#foundtagkey").html("SKU: "+myTagKey.join(" ,"));

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Julian HansenCommented:
I don't understand the problem.

The code appears to work correctly.

Auto complete on first input popuplates second and third?

How do you replicate the problem you are having?

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mmarthAuthor Commented:
the problem was that it was writing the list over the input box. since it worked for you, i looked in the .js files that i was using and changed appendTo from null to body and then set message='' so that no message would be returned
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