Get and Set Dropdown List Selected Value with jQuery

Dropdownlist Get/Set Value: Get and set drop-down box selected value. In web pages while form submission many time we commonly use drop-down list, this post explains how to get / fetch dropdown list selected value. In jQuery we get drop-down list selected by using .val() method. The .val() method is primarily used to get the values of form elements such as input, select and text area.

Description: Get the current value of the first element in the set of matched elements.


 jQuery: Here the jQuery code by using .val() method we get the id /value of selected drop-down list,

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