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Parse HTML inputs

Timothy Sam
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Joined: Sep 18, 2005
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Hi guys! I was wondering if there's a good way of parsing HTML inputs in input fields. I was thinking of replacing every "<" and ">" with something but then I had to do everything one by one which is very time consuming... Perhaps you could suggest a nice technique or if there's already something that solves this, please tell me. Thank you...

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Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
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Not sure what you mean by 'parsing'.

Are you just trying to read the values of hidden form field in a form post?

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Timothy Sam
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Joined: Sep 18, 2005
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Sorry for the trouble but... I actually found an answer here...


just moments after I posted that. Thank you for your reply. If you could provide a better solution then I would be trully greatful... Anyway... Nope, I am not reading values from hidden fields but from a form post. I was just thinking since if I had about 20 forms then I had to parse each one of that using a customized method to parse HTML as the one talked about in the link...
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