on dropdown select, how to make another field optional or mendatory RRS feed

  • Question

  • hi Friends

    i have 2 columns in list col1(choice type) ,col2(single line of text)

    i want from col1 if i select 1st value A then col2 shud be optional and if i choose B then col2 shud be mendatory.

    Is this possible..please if someone know then plzzzzz give me idea


    sudhanshu sharma
    • Edited by Mike Walsh FIN Monday, September 12, 2011 1:55 PM .... in title removed. Trying to push post
    Monday, September 12, 2011 11:40 AM

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  • Hi,

    A small jquery / java script can help you here. I have some good links for your reference:



    Hope it could help

    Cheers, Hemendra-MCTS "Yesterday is just a memory,Tomorrow we may never see"
    Monday, September 12, 2011 12:31 PM
  • Hi sudhanshu,

    Based on my testing, Hemendra's solutions are working.

    Could you please share why you didn't think it is an answer? I marked it as an answer. If you don't agree with it, please feel free to unmake it. Appreciate your understanding.

    Jinchun Chen

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    Saturday, October 8, 2011 5:18 AM
  • Solution is seeming fine.but not at all working for me:(


    sudhanshu sharma
    Tuesday, October 11, 2011 5:13 AM
  • Hi Sudhanshu,

    Why it is not working in your environment? have you got any error / log? i have also used same script (some modification based on my client requirement) for one of my application.

    Cheers, Hemendra-MCTS "Yesterday is just a memory,Tomorrow we may never see"
    Wednesday, October 12, 2011 9:48 AM
  • HI,

    Please may i know your contact ID?dont mind

    sudhanshu sharma Do good and cast it into river :)

    Wednesday, May 23, 2012 12:16 PM