• Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

File Upload

 
ruba sampath
Greenhorn
Posts: 28
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi

I am using "multipart/formdata" in my JSP page to reterive the file as an object. But i am using text fields as well as check box, radio button in my form. After submitting my form only the upload file contain the value. Othe fields are getting null. I think this is because of enctype. How to resolve it to get all the fields value slong with file type values in my servlet.

Thanks
 
Haina Minawa
Ranch Hand
Posts: 119
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
ruba sampath wrote:Hi

I am using "multipart/formdata" in my JSP page to reterive the file as an object. But i am using text fields as well as check box, radio button in my form. After submitting my form only the upload file contain the value. Othe fields are getting null. I think this is because of enctype. How to resolve it to get all the fields value slong with file type values in my servlet.

Thanks


The exact value for enctype is "multipart/form-data", and you should use type="file" for the input tag. Here is an example:

 
ruba sampath
Greenhorn
Posts: 28
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi

Thanks for the sample. I am already doing like this only. but the problem here is i am using text as well as checkbox in my form. i m not getting value for that if i use request.getParameter(), because i m using multipart/formdata in my form. HOW TO RESOLVE THIS?

THANKS.
 
Rob Spoor
Sheriff
Pie
Posts: 20514
54
Chrome Eclipse IDE Java Windows
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Check out Apache Commons FileUpload.
 
Haina Minawa
Ranch Hand
Posts: 119
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
ruba sampath wrote:Hi

Thanks for the sample. I am already doing like this only. but the problem here is i am using text as well as checkbox in my form. i m not getting value for that if i use request.getParameter(), because i m using multipart/formdata in my form. HOW TO RESOLVE THIS?

THANKS.


request.getParameter() returns null for multipart/form-data, so you have to retrieve the value from the FileItem object instead. Here is an example:

 
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic