Select.value (Property)

The presently selected option value.


DOM level - 1
JavaScript - 1.5
JScript - 3.0
Internet Explorer - 4.0
Netscape - 6.0
Property/method value type:String primitive
JavaScript syntax:-mySelect.value

This is the string value that is sent back to the web server when the form is submitted.

This is equivalent to:


It is the value of the first or only item selected in the popup. It will be the value of the first item when multiple items have been selected.

See also:Input.value