I don't think it is possible, because the vbscript (the server code) will
always be executed before the page ever reaches the browser where the
would post a website or write a book on the subject of communication between
server-side and client-side scripts.
"Jonas Daunoravicius" <Jdaunoraviciusquestarcapital.com> wrote in message
news:fab603b3.0307010956.594dd73posting.google.co m...> The subject pretty much sums up what I need to do. Here is what I
> have so far, but still can't figure out how to get it working:
> function fillForm()
> // split the query string into pieces
> var qs = location.search.substr(location.search.indexOf("?" )+1);
> qs = qs.split("&");
> alert(qs); // qs is the variable that I need to pass into a
> // vbscript var. This actually works up to here.
> '<%the_name%>' = qs // this line does not work, but is what I need
> // to do.
> later in the code:
> Response.write ("<script>fillForm();</script>")
> Response.write("This is the variable: " & the_name)
> On the page it obviously comes up as "This is the variable: " and that
> is it...blank for the_name.
> qs will then end up being "Dell Computer Corp" and I need to make a
> vbscript variable to also be that so I can query/load/etc certain
> stuff in asp to display on the site.
> Thanks for your help!
> - Jonas