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JavaScript jQuery Basics (2014) Creating a Mobile Drop Down Menu Setting a value

Can't figure out mistake is?

can anyone where the mistake is

js/app.js
//Show Prompt Window and store value
var fullName = prompt("What is your full name?");

//Select Input with the id of #fullName

//Insert value in to full name input
  $("#fullname").click(function () {
     var $input = $(this).val();
    });
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
</head>
<body>
<label for="fullName">Full Name</label><input id="fullName" name="fullName" value="" disabled>
<script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.0.min.js" type="text/javascript" charset="utf-8"></script>
<script src="js/app.js" type="text/javascript" charset="utf-8"></script>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Martin Jones
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Martin Jones
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Hi Susmita,

Hopefully the below will help, I will add some further info as well:

//Show Prompt Window and store value

//The name entered will be stored in the 'fullName' variable

var fullName = prompt("What is your full name?");

//Select Input with the id of #fullName

//We then select the HTML element with the #fullName ID and store this for later use

var $input = $('#fullName');

//Insert value into full name input

//We now have the Name and the Input element that we want to update, so we add the .val() function and pass in the fullName variable

$input.val(fullName);

//A good test to help with debugging is console.log(), I would recommend adding this to local tests and using the Console in Chrome Inspector, you can pass in a variable and see what information it contains.

Hope this helps,

Martin