form data object

Form data objects are used to store and send form data to a server. It can be used to store any type of data in key-value pairs, including strings, numbers, and even files. Form data objects are created using the HTMLFormElement.createFormData() method. This method takes an array of objects and creates a form data object from the key-value pairs of the objects.

            // Create the form data object
            var formData = new FormData();
            // Add the data to the object
            formData.append('name', 'Raju');
            formData.append('age', '25');
            formData.append('image', imageFile);

Form data objects can also be used to send data to the server using the XMLHttpRequest.send() method. The data is encoded using the multipart/form-data encoding type.

            // Create the request
            var request = new XMLHttpRequest();
            // Set the method, url and encoding type
  'POST', '/upload', true);
            request.setRequestHeader('Content-Type', 'multipart/form-data');
            // Send the request

Form data objects can also be used to read data from the server. The FormData.get() method can be used to read a specific value from the object.

            // Get the name field from the form data object
            var name = formData.get('name');

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