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im using this form validation on my site:[^]

the problem is that it doesnt mention the code for a select box.

can anyone give me the code for validating a select box?
my select box name and id is "country"
and if the selection stays on "country" i want an error notice
Posted 1-Apr-13 12:01pm
Updated 1-Apr-13 21:14pm
Maciej Los255.5K
ThePhantomUpvoter 1-Apr-13 18:11pm
Why are you not asking Joren about his code?
jfiler20 1-Apr-13 18:16pm
because he has been asked that on his site about a month ago but never replied!

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jfiler20 2-Apr-13 10:46am
ok thanks...just one more thing
now that I got the code for the select box validation, i want the error text to fade in.

this is my code now:
<script type="text/javascript">
var year = $('#year option:selected').val();
if(year == "")
$("#msg").html("Please select a year");
return false;


i tried adding this line under if(year == "") :

but it doesnt fade...
any ideas how to make the error alert fade?

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