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jQuery 1.3 with PHP by Kae Verens

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Auto-suggestion

In some cases, you will want to provide a combo box. That's a select box where there is a number of predefined options, but the user can enter a new option by hand if it is not in the list.

An example use of this is a search form. Some search boxes are written in such a way that you can start writing something, and a box will appear below the search box with a list of possible existing searches that you might have meant. The following image shows what happens when I write jqu into the search box in Firefox and then pause for a moment:

Auto-suggestion

In Chapter 2, Quick Tricks, dynamically filling a second select box was shown, but that depends on ...

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