& nbsp; you get only if the the filter is set to true. see implementation of filter (org.apache.struts.util.ResponseUtils) public static String filter(String value) { if (value == null) return (null); char content[] = new char[value.length()]; value.getChars(0, value.length(), content, 0); StringBuffer result = new StringBuffer(content.length + 50); for (int i = 0; i < content.length; i++) { switch (content[i]) { case '<': result.append("<"); break; case '>': result.append(">"); break; case '&': result.append("&"); break; case '"': result.append("""); break; default: result.append(content[i]); } } return (result.toString()); } if filter is set to false, it should be normally rendered as   Marco Martin Naskovski wrote: > Hallo Marco, > > Here's my code: > > > property="unitLocationOptions" > type="java.util.Collection"/> > Select one... > property="value" > labelProperty="label" filter ="false"/> > > > The LabelValueBean's label property is set to  , and what I get > on the HTML rendered is: & nbsp;. I set filter to false as well. > > So now I'm truly confused :).... > > Martin > > Tuesday, July 1, 2003, 12:45:20 AM, you wrote: > > MM> Hi Martin, > > MM> try to set the filter attribute of the bean:write tag to false > MM> e.g. > MM> > > MM> Marco > > MM> Martin Naskovski wrote: > >>>I have a LabelValueBean, and the Label property contains spachs. >>>However, they do not get encoded into  's. If I actually include >>>the   tag, I get a ' ' on the screen verbatim :), instead of >>>what I really wanted - a space. >>> >>>Is this some catch-22 or is there really a way to specify a >>>  for a label property in a LabelValueBean? Can the ampersand be >>>escaped somehow??? Thanks :). >>> >>>Martin >>> >>> >>>--------------------------------------------------------------------- >>>To unsubscribe, e-mail: struts-user-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org >>>For additional commands, e-mail: struts-user-help@jakarta.apache.org >>> >>> >>> > > > > > MM> --------------------------------------------------------------------- > MM> To unsubscribe, e-mail: struts-user-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org > MM> For additional commands, e-mail: struts-user-help@jakarta.apache.org > > > --------------------------------------------------------------------- To unsubscribe, e-mail: struts-user-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org For additional commands, e-mail: struts-user-help@jakarta.apache.org