WML <option> Tag

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The <option>...</option> tags are used to define an item in a selection list. Items are presented as radio buttons in some WAP browsers. The <option>...</option> tag pair should be enclosed within the <select>...</select> tags.

Attributes:

This element supports the following attributes:

AttributeValueDescription
onpickurlSets what is going to happen when an user selects an item
titletextSets a title for the option
valuetextSets the default value of the variable in the "name" attribute
xml:langlanguage_codeSets the language used in the element
classclass dataSets a class name for the element.
idelement IDA unique ID for the element.

Example:

Following is the example showing usage of this element.

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<!DOCTYPE wml PUBLIC "-//WAPFORUM//DTD WML 1.2//EN"
"http://www.wapforum.org/DTD/wml12.dtd">

<wml>

<card title="Selectable List">
<p> Select a Tutorial :
 <select>
  <option value="htm">HTML Tutorial</option>
  <option value="xml">XML Tutorial</option>
  <option value="wap">WAP Tutorial</option>
 </select>
</p>
</card>

</wml>

When you will load this program, it will show you the following screen:

WAP Example 21

Once you highlight and enter on the options, it will display the following screen:

WAP Example 22


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