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  1. #1
    marie is offline Member
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    Default Retrieving the data posted to a JSP file from HTML file

    Pls take a look at following code snippet :

    <%@ page language="java" contentType="text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1"
    <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "">

    <title>Insert title here</title>
    Welcome :&nbsp;
    <%!String name=request.getParameter("username"); %>


    out.println("My name is " + name );


    <title>Enter your name</title>
    <form method="POST" action="showname.jsp">

    <p><font color="#800000" size="5">Enter your name:</font><input type
    ="text" name="username" size="20"></p>

    <p><input type="submit" value="Submit" name="B1"></p>

    It shows the error: request in showname.jsp cannot be resolved!!
    Last edited by marie; 10-19-2010 at 03:24 PM. Reason: incompltete

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    <%!String name=request.getParameter("username"); %>

    since you are using are getting that error
    use scriptlet
    <%String name=request.getParameter("username"); %>

    you will get out put

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