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What is the best way to accommodate dynamic dropdown lists for New & Edit Forms?

Example: User chooses an option in dropdown 1, which then triggers specific values in dropdown 2.

Surely I don't have to use the Client Object Model and Jquery?

Many thanks!

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It can be done in InfoPath or using jQuery and the SPServices cascading dropdowns function.

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I'll explore both options. Thanks! –  JR_ATLDev Jul 19 '11 at 19:19
    
Your answer was correct as well. Since you answered it first (pointing me to spservices), I'll give you the credit. –  JR_ATLDev Jul 20 '11 at 14:28
    
Gracias, it's a great little toolkit to have in your arsenal. –  PirateEric Jul 20 '11 at 14:29
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A free downloadable plugin which uses jQuery and SPServices can be downloaded here: http://www.itidea.nl/index.php/cascading-dropdowns-with-jquery-and-spservices-on-a-page-or-webpart/

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Brilliant example. –  JR_ATLDev Jul 19 '11 at 19:19
    
Thanks, if it's a solution for you, please mark the answer as 'answered'. –  Anita Boerboom Jul 20 '11 at 7:21
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