Here is some more code that I tried, but failed to get to work. Anybody know what I'm doing wrong? I put in some displays to see if the onChange command was trying to execute the function, and it was.:eek:

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<%@LANGUAGE="Javascript"%>
<html>
<head>
<title>Load Dropdown</title>
<script language="JavaScript">
<!--
var tennisplayers= new array("Safin","Andre Agassi","Pete Sampras","Anna Kournik","Martina Hingis");
var cricketplayers= new array("Sachin Tendulkar","Steve Waugh","Brian Lara","Sir Bradman");
function set_player(){
alert("Im here!!!!!")
var select_sport= document.form1.sport;
var select_player= document.form1.player;
var selected_sport= select_sport.options[select_sport.selectedIndex].value;
select_player.options.length=0;
if (selected_sport == "tennis"){
alert("Im at tennis")
for(var i=0; i < tennisplayers.length; i++)
select_player.options[select_player.options.length] = new Option(tennisplayer);
}
if (selected_sport == "cricket"){
for(var i=0; i < cricketplayers.length; i++)
select_player.options[select_player.options.length] = new option(cricketplayer);
}
}
-->
</script>
</head>
<body>
<form name="form1" method=">
<table align="center" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" border="2" bordercolor="#000066">
<tr valign="baseline" bgcolor="#66FFFF">
<td nowrap align="left" width="182" valign="top">
<div align="left"><b><font size="2" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">SPORT</font></b></div></td>
<td width="219" nowrap="false"><font size="2" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">
<select name="sport" onChange="set_player();" size="1">
<option value="tennis">Choose Sport
<option value="tennis">Tennis
<option value="cricket">Cricket
</select>
</tr>
<tr valign="baseline" bgcolor="#66FFFF">
<td nowrap align="right" width="182" valign="top">
<div align="left"><b><font size="2" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">PLAYERS</font></b></div></td>
<td width="219" nowrap="false"><font size="2" face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">
<select name="player">
<option> </option>
<option> </option>
<option> </option>
<option> </option>
<option> </option>
<option> </option>
</select>
</tr>
</form>
</body>
</html>

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Javascript is a case-sensitive language.
Array is upper case A. Use new Array().
You have other errors like that.
VB is not case-sensitive. Javascript is.

Thank you, I didn't know that. I'm a Paradox/MS Access programmer that just got thrown into Javascript/SQL DB's.

Javascript is a case-sensitive language.
Array is upper case A. Use new Array().
You have other errors like that.
VB is not case-sensitive. Javascript is.

:)

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