Re: AutoComplete's OnItemSelect
- Hi Chris,
I think the information you are looking for has already been address
in a previous post. Take a look at the following thread, and let me
know if this is helpful:
> Hi there:
> I'm a little confused; maybe I'm trying to do something that can't be
> done (although it seems logical enough, but ok).
> Let's say I have an XHR dataset coming back from a search for users by
> username, for example, and my result document contains a set of the
> following data (one "result" node for each item, for example):
> last name
> first name
> email address
> ... and I want to do the following:
> 1. Display the selected username in the AutoComplete box, and
> 2. In the OnItemSelect function to which I've subscribed, fire off an
> additional function that retrieves information from the XML doc for
> display elsewhere on the page.
> The first item works fine, but I can't figure out how to accomplish
> the second. When the user chooses a username from the auto-complete
> box, I want to display not only the username (say, in a DIV just below
> the AutoComplete box) but also the first name, last name and e-mail
> address, just so the user knows she's selected the correct username.
> One would think, since I'm returning this data in my XML doc, that I'd
> have some sort of programmatic access to it within the AutoComplete
> framework. Am I just missing something?
> Thanks much in advance,