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Old January 3rd, 2007, 05:35 PM
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Default Retreiving value from InputBox

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<%
    msg = "MY MESSAGE"
    Response.Write("<" & "script>alert('" & msg & "');")
    Response.Write("<" & "/script>")
%>

and i pops an input box up on the screen before the rest of the page loads, But i cannot figure out how to retreive the user's input on that box. Any Ideas?

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Are you looking to collection user input instead of just popping up an alert box? If so, you want the javascript "prompt" method instead:

   var strUserValue = prompt("Enter a value");

Please remember however that the result of that user prompt is not available directly back at the server side.

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