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escape single quote in input type=hidden

Vivek Gupta

Joined: May 02, 2005
Posts: 23
How can I retrieve the value in the hidden input if there is a single quote involved in the value of the hidden attribute

For example
<INPUT TYPE=hidden name='hdInput' value='JSP's Content'>

At back-end(Java Code), I could only retrieve JSP for hdInput.
How can I get the complete JSP's Content
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Niki Nono
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Joined: Mar 20, 2005
Posts: 256
try putting the value attribute in double quotes if you are sure that double quotes wont be there.

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Yuriy Fuksenko
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Joined: Feb 02, 2001
Posts: 413
If you use hidden textarea with absolute positioning, you don't need to escape anything.
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