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html form loop with type

Last Modified: 2020-02-06
I have the following codes to just loop inside of the html form and get the field name and value
it works as long as it is <input type=text>
I have textarea now inside of the form and do not know how to make it works.

Can you help? I tried to 'type' but it shows undefined.

function SubmitAPI(apiurl_value, stagecompleted_value, successmsg_value, emailsubject_value, emailaddress_value, emaildestination_value) {
    var x = $('#formdiv *').serializeArray();
    var data = {};
    var apiurl = apiurl_value;
    var stagecompleted = stagecompleted_value;
    var successmsg = successmsg_value;
    var emailsubject = emailsubject_value;
    $.each(x, function (i, field) {
        data[field.name] = field.value;
    var jsondata = JSON.stringify(data);
        url: apiurl,
        type: "POST",
        data: { 'message': jsondata.replace(/\"/g, "'"), 'email': emailaddress_value, 'emailsubject': emailsubject, 'emaildestination': emaildestination_value },
        dataType: 'json',
        success: function (data) {
            if (data.stage === stagecompleted) {
        error: function (msg) { alert(msg); }
    return false;

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