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I have loaded a cascading drop down list using Jquery. However my selection does not update the unde

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 06, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I have 2 dropdownlists, the second (department) cascades from the first (division). I use a jquery script to update the second drop down list. When the user clicks submit, the underlying model is updated, apart from the new value for department. 2 ideas I have for fixing this are; a) Generate a postback. Prefer not to do this because of bad user experience. b) With a JQuery change event, make a call to server side and set a ViewData variable that I can use to update the field in the model later.

However there must be a better way. This is the view;

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