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<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
"" />
<title>Programmatically selected popup item not shown</title>
<script type="text/javascript">
function testMyPopup() {
var myPopup = document.getElementById('testPopup');
for (var i = 0; i < myPopup.options.length; i++) {
if (myPopup.options[i].value == "2")
myPopup.options[i].selected = true;
<body onload="testMyPopup();">
<p>The popup below has the item "FAIL" selected by default in the html, but a javascript function
triggered from the body's onload changed it to "PASS" (assuming you saw an alert telling you so).</p>
<p>Problem: In old versions of WebKit the change was not visible until you click on the popup.</p>
<form action="get">
<select id="testPopup">
<option value="0"></option>
<option value="1">One</option>
<option value="2">PASS</option>
<option value="3" selected="selected">FAIL</option>
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