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Steve Dyke
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I have tried to use the href to open a servlet from a JSP. I could not get the servlet to recognize the form attributes. Is the only way to get them to be read is use the submit button for the form?
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Herman Schelti
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hi Steve,

Your servlet can also add parameters and their values to the url:
http://myserver/myapplication?parameter1=OK

Your servlet then can read the parameter: request.getParameter("parameter1")

Herman
[ May 21, 2007: Message edited by: Herman Scheltinga ]
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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