How do you select options?
What is the select tag used for?
The tag in HTML is used to create a drop-down list. The tag contains tag to display the available option of drop-down list. Note: The tag is used in a form to receive user responses.
Definition and Usage. The selectedIndex property sets or returns the index of the selected option in a drop-down list. The index starts at 0.
selectedIndex – returns the zero-based index of the selected option. The selectedIndex is -1 if no option is selected. If the element allows multiple selections, the selectedIndex returns the value of the first option. value – returns the value property of the first selected option element if there is one. Otherwise, it returns an empty string.
How to get all options of a select using jQuery?
You have to use the jquery change method to Get Select Box Option Value on select of the options. However, there are two types of select box. The first is the single option selection select box and other is the multiple option select box. You may also like how to show/hide div on dropdown selected using jQuery.