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How do i create dynamic input fields after click a button?

Derek Bright
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Joined: Aug 28, 2008
Posts: 28
Hi, my jsp has a button that once a user clicks, a new input field, say a textbox appears. If he clicks the button again, another new input field will appear...below is an illustration:

Add text box JSP
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<Add New TextBox Button>

After i click the button once,
The page will become:

Add text box JSP
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Name: ___________
<Add New TextBox Button>

After i click the button again,
The page will become:

Add text box JSP
----------------------------
Name: ___________

Name: ___________
<Add New TextBox Button>

How can this be done? And how can i retrieve such values? Thanks!
Derek Bright
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Joined: Aug 28, 2008
Posts: 28
I just come across javascript to help me solve the above problem, is this the probable way or another way to ask will be is this the best way to solve the above issue?
Bear Bibeault
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Eric Pascarello
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http://www.pascarello.com/examples/createElement.html

Eric
 
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