Dynamically Adding OPTIONS to SELECT

Illustrates how to add OPTIONS to a SELECT using client-side JavaScript

Feel the need to add to the options that are available in a <SELECT> tag from the browser? The code below contains an illustration of the basic technique.

Dim anOption
Set anOption = document.createElement("OPTION")
document.form1.select1.options.add anOption
anOption.innerText = "Two"
anOption.Value = "2"

 Want to do the same thing, but in JavaScript. Try the following    

var anOption = document.createElement("OPTION")
anOption.innerText = "Two"
anOption.Value = "2"

Almost too easy, isn't it.    

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