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    This is great, but how could I run a search on my database and prepopul

    Asked by donadioj on January 25, 2014 at 07:05 PM

    This is great, but how could I run a search on my database and prepopulate form input with data that already corresponds to an id before updating.

    This is a re-post of a comment on How to send Submissions to Your MySQL Database Using PHP

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    Answered by EltonCris on January 25, 2014 at 07:31 PM


    The provided guide is only a workaround. You have to write the php scripts for the other functions other than that. Unfortunately, we do not have a workaround for your requirement as of yet. You may however try these results from google or you can find any other: https://www.google.com.ph/search?q=populate+form+from+database+according+to+ID+php&oq=populate+form+from+database+according+to+ID+php&aqs=chrome..69i57.18799j0j8&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8#q=populate+form+from+database+base+on+ID+php

    Should you have further questions, feel free to let us know here.