I have a drop-down in a form that I want to set to a certain value in special instances.<BR><BR>if flag = 1 then<BR> response.write "That user is already in the database." <BR> document.update_pending.elements(0).value = "noupdate"<BR>end if<BR><BR>I just want to set the particular form element to "noupdate". Do I have the correct syntax for this? My form name is 'update_pending'. I keep getting this error:<BR><BR>Microsoft VBScript runtime error '800a01a8' <BR><BR>Object required: '' <BR><BR>I must be missing something simple.<BR><BR>Thanks in advance for any help!