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Null value when submit TextArea to JSP

Emil Karlsson
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Joined: May 23, 2002
Posts: 63
Hi,
when I try to submit my form in html everything works perfect, except the textarea. the request.getParameter("<name-of-textarea>") will only give me a null value.
Anyone who seen this?

/Emil
[ July 10, 2003: Message edited by: Emil Karlsson ]
Manish Sharma
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Joined: Apr 11, 2003
Posts: 10
Hi
Check the name of textarea which you are passing in getParameter method. it should be same which you used in html form
Manish Sharma

Originally posted by Emil Karlsson:
Hi,
when I try to submit my form in html everything works perfect, except the textarea. the request.getParameter("<name-of-textarea>") will only give me a null value.
Anyone who seen this?

/Emil
[ July 10, 2003: Message edited by: Emil Karlsson ]
Emil Karlsson
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Joined: May 23, 2002
Posts: 63
Thanks
But that was the first thing I checked and the name was the same!
Do you have any other suggestion?
When I change to a textbox instead of the textarea it works fine!

/Emil
[ July 10, 2003: Message edited by: Emil Karlsson ]
Bear Bibeault
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Emil,
At this point you're going to have to show us some code.
I'd also suggest doing so in the HTML/Javascript forum since this isn't really JSP-related.
hth,
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Rubal Sidhu
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Joined: Aug 24, 2002
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Check if your TextArea is in <form> tag else send me the code.
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Anonymous
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A very common error is to write : <input type='textarea'> , rather than <textarea>data</textarea>. Check for this.
 
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