Select text

Shows how to select a text in an textarea

<script type="text/javascript">
    function select_field(id){
    function init(){
This field gets selected onload:<br/>
<input type="text" name="text1" id="text1" value="some text" />
<textarea name="textarea1" id="textarea1" rows="9" cols="50" wrap="off">Some long
content in here.
abcd efgh abcd efgh abcd efgh
abcd efgh abcd efgh abcd efgh
abcd efgh abcd efgh abcd efgh
<input type="button" value="Select text" onclick="select_field('textarea1')">
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