Hasan Gürsoy Hasan Gürsoy - 4 months ago 22
HTML Question

How to get selected value of a html select with asp.net

I have code below:

<select id="testSelect">
<option value="1">One</option>
<option value="2">Two</option>
</select>
<asp:Button ID="btnTest" runat="server" Text="Test it!" onclick="btnTest_Click" />


I need to get selected options' value on postback. How can I do this with asp.net?

Answer

You need to add a name to your <select> element:

<select id="testSelect" name="testSelect">

It will be posted to the server, and you can see it using:

Request.Form["testSelect"]
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