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Jerry Hannell, Computer Support Specialist
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From a drop down list, when i choose an item from the list

Customer Question

From a drop down list, when i choose an item from the list i want a list of text to appear in a column mthat relates to the originally selected item from the drop down.

A series of questions that relate to the item selected from the drop down.

The series of questions will differ for each item in the drop down list
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.

XXXXX XXXXXnell :

hello sir/madam
I would like to help you, please let me know when you are ready

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Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.


hello sir/madam
I would like to help you, please let me know when you are ready
is this a javascript Project or php, asp etc?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


i have not prepared the drop down list yet, or the series of questions for each drp down item


 


I know how to create a drop down list so i need to knoa how to do the rest.


 


can we proceed creating an example ?


 


i cannot do remote access as this is a government conmputer

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
hi,
i will prepare a sample html file
using this html file you can check the codes and apply your own questions.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


thank you, XXXXX XXXXX await that information

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
hi,
can you check this
http://wikisend.com/download/289422/dropdown.zip
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


my organisation has blocked access to that file, i am trying it on my windows phone, dowmloaded but 'Tap to open' is not opening the file

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.

it was a zip file. is your organisation allowing to retrieve TXT files? if yes, i will send it as TXT so you can open it directly are you able to open this? http://w1.wikisend.com/node-fs/download/4663b45a264699d9d113d91ed8e25dc9/dropdown.txt

 

or this

http://wikisend.com/download/904070/dropdown.txt

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
are you able to see this?
http://pastebin.com/99D2nuPb
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no, does not allow access


 


i have sent the link to my phone and will try that unless you have further options

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
waiting
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

download shows select cell with list of items


 


please select


What is 1+1


What is2+2


What is 3x5

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
yes, they are the questions in the option menus
when you select them, answer will appear in the DIV column
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


i selected an item and it highlighted in the cell but nothing further happens

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
it does not Show the answer?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no, it stays highlighted in the 'select' cell

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
is this working
http://tinyurl.com/pockoru
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Ii can open that file on my computer, i selected an item and it highlighted in the cell but nothing further appears

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
can you check this
http://tinyurl.com/pockoru
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


same result for all items selected, highlights item selected, click removes highlight, selected item shows in cell but nothing further happens

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
are you using firefox?
i just checked again on three browsers and it is working.
what is your browser? (and version)
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Internet Explorer, would be latest version.


 


I can try this at home on my own pc


 


what should i expect to happen and how do i apply it to my desired program

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
if you want, we can try remote assistance on your own pc and fix it together quickly.
what does it do:
when you select the question, it shows you the answer at bottom.
like, "Answer is 15"
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

i cannot access my own pc until this evening. Can I contact you another time to progress this problem or is the time bought limited.


If no further time allowed


Can you send me a set of instructions to follow.

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
yuo can contact me anytime.
you need to open this page and then i will be here anytime.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

ok, many thanks, i will contact you again

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
you are welcome,
i will be here
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

is the £35 paid the final fee or are the costs of your time increasing

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
it is fixed. it will not increase.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

thank you again and i will be in touch.

Expert:  Jerry Hannell replied 3 years ago.
you are welcome