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MrLeche last won the day on August 2 2011

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  1. Hi Sir, Thank you for your reply. I will study about JOINS and deeper MySQL functions that I always shy away from, I had an attitude before that I think I already learned the "only" things I need to know to make it work. Which results to inefficiencies. Working with JOINS and AS will be very difficult for me but I sure need to give it a try. Thank you sir.
  2. Hi All. I am having a problem displaying results of my page, maybe I think because I've poorly written the code. I have these tables: 1. customers (cust_id, name, address, TIN, price, timestamp) 2. purchases(po_id, cust_id, delivery_address, delivered, receivedby, paid, encoderid, agentid, timestamp) 3. po_content(table_id, po_id, prod_id, ordered, delivered, srp, timestamp) when generating a query, now that the database have a lot of content inside It's taking a while to display the result on the server and it shows "page cannot be displayed" while querying it from another compu
  3. I didn't know about that, I googled and found out that SQL Injection Attack is scary but they only have ASP IIS examples. Do you have a book that discuss this? Thanks!
  4. @HartleySan Thanks for that info I would definitely try that out. Now that I have almost completed encoding content into MySQL, I need do that using the html form through "UPDATE". Thank you for that big help @Paul Swanson Hi, Now I would like to learn about htmlentities(). I have also frequent encounters with tiny_MCE, I had that when customizing joomla. Having said that, I wanted to learn and progress as I have been trained by Sir Larry Ullman's book. I have observe the way he teaches through his books to program everything from scratch. having tiny_MCE over my forms would be
  5. Hi, I would like to ask your experience when submitting plain html forms particularly <textarea> This is mainly used for description and content. And as such long words and text, it is inevitable to advise end-user to escape every quote and double quote and either type \n or <br /> whenever they needed it to output a new line or carriage return. I'm really not sure how to handle this. I do not know if I need to use a function before inserting to the database, and/or add another function after retrieving. I've google for nl2br(), tried printing it as ' . nl2br($row['cont
  6. Nah. for me, I never came to de-mystify which falls to legit and junk. I had my personal email account for over eight years now, Those were the days when spams are still more popular as meatloaf in a can as opposed to junk email right now. But they still fall into junk/spam most of the time. Particulary when it is your first time sending out to a new email address that you haven't send out before.
  7. Hi, I'm an XAMPP user. running on w7 x64 as localhost testing server. I'm gonna have to ask you questions regarding your question. 1. You actually sent out an email as mentioned using php mail() function. You followed it up by asking I wish I knew how to on xampp. Well. Where did you actually used the function that was sent out to your gmail spam? I was pressuming a hosted testing server. In any case, the mail() function would work on your XAMPP locally. First you have to enable the "mercury" mail server on your XAMPP control panel (even if is just started ordinary and not a serv
  8. Thank you I will try to study that one. And hope it works for cross-browsers and platforms.
  9. Hello, It's been less than an hour now thinking of where to post this topic. To start of with, I only know how to code php. I use a wyswyg to get my html coded (and others). So here's the thing: As Adobe turn greedy now, Adobe Flash doesn't have support for most postable devices that people use as their website browsing material these days. As a website developere's challenge. I wanted to achieve on how to I get value passed from client-side to server side automatically. In specifics to this question, I need to ask you guys if you know a way where the server would know the client
  10. Sheez, that easy I was googling and resulted to JOINS, LEFT JOINS, ON AS... Thanks, I'll run a quickie.
  11. Hi, I would like to know how you would select from multiple tables: tableA colx, coly, cola, colb, colc and tableB col1, col2, cola, colb, colc the tables only differ from the first 2 columns of each of them (tables) but I would like to have it SELECT * FROM "both of them" actually the reason for that is I wanted to lay all out in a while() loop, and at the same time paginate it. while tableA consist of older records, time-wise, it will be the first to be "echo-ed", I had problems paginating it if I do not join the query into a single query as opposed to querying
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