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AutoSuggest drop down using Ajax

Jahnavi Kondapaneni
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Joined: Jan 25, 2008
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Hi all,

I want to implement an autosuggest drop-down using ajax in Servlets and JSPs.I want to maintain the drop down values in an XML and load the XML and display the values in the drop-down.This is really important for me.I have been trying but not able to succeed.
Looking forward for your help.
Thanks in advance.


Regards,
Janu
Eric Pascarello
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There are tons of tutorials out there on the web to do it along with libraries that do it.

http://developer.yahoo.com/yui/autocomplete/
http://plugins.jquery.com/project/jq-autocomplete

Eric
Jahnavi Kondapaneni
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Joined: Jan 25, 2008
Posts: 56
Thanks Eric.
But the exact place where I am getting stuck is I want to populate the dropdown box values from an XML and not from database.
Can you please help me out with loading of the XML.
 
Have you checked out Aspose?
 
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