how to get Div values

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how to get Div values

Postby khalidhabib.cs » Tue Jul 17, 2012 1:45 am

Hello Friends
plz help me
there is a div
which contain a list of values I want get These values in a variable
bcz in that div I m using function which take perameter

function item_list(str){
var xmlhttp;
var str2=document.getElementById('search_suggest').value;

var str=document.getElementById('search_suggest').innerHTML=str2;

if (window.XMLHttpRequest)
{// code for IE7+, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari
xmlhttp=new XMLHttpRequest();
{// code for IE6, IE5
xmlhttp=new ActiveXObject("Microsoft.XMLHTTP");
if (xmlhttp.readyState==4 && xmlhttp.status==200)


<div id="search_suggest" onmousedown="item_list(this))">
plz plz help
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Re: how to get Div values

Postby social_experiment » Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:58 am

The script below will find the text inside the first div element within a html document and then alert it; not what you require but should help you get started on a solution.
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var theDiv = document.getElementsByTagName("div")[0];
var info = theDiv.textContent;
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