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Hi Everyone,
I just started coding in asp and I have a dropdown box. If the user selects a quantity from this dropdown box, this needs to be saved in the database. How can I do that?
Mar 2 '07 #1
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jhardman
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Hi Everyone,
I just started coding in asp and I have a dropdown box. If the user selects a quantity from this dropdown box, this needs to be saved in the database. How can I do that?
So what have you tried so far? What kind of errors do you get?

Jared
Mar 5 '07 #2
Ashfaque Sayani
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Hi Everyone,
I just started coding in asp and I have a dropdown box. If the user selects a quantity from this dropdown box, this needs to be saved in the database. How can I do that?
on change of the dropdownbox/or on submit of the form you can call a function which will fire an insert query and the value will be saved in the database.

You need to store the value in the variable

for eg - country = request.form("c ountry")

then sql = "insert into xyz (col name ) values ('"&counrty&" ')
Mar 7 '07 #3

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