JQuery Select Change

JQuery Select Change

[JQuery] DropDownList Selected Index Changed.

We can handle selected index change event of dropdownlist using JQuery. Let’s see how to use Change event in JQuery. First you need to find the dropdownlist html element by ID and attach change event to it.
$("#ddlTutorials").change(  // your code goes here );

Jquery script to get selected index change event of Dropdownlist.

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript" language="javascript">

$(document).ready( function (){ 

    $("#ddlTutorials").change( function(){
      var selectedValue = $("#ddlTutorials option:selected").val();
      var selectedText = $("#ddlTutorials option:selected").text();
      alert("Selected Value is: " + selectedValue );
      alert("Selected Text is: " + selectedText );


Html code for demo of get dropdownlist select change event using Jquery.

           <select id="ddlTutorials">
               <option value="Asp.net">Asp.net Tutorial.</option>
               <option value="Jquery">JQuery Tutorial.</option>
               <option value="C#.net">C#.net Tutorial.</option>
               <option value="VB.net">Vb.net Tutorial.</option>
               <option value="Tutorials">JQuery Tutorials.</option>


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