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Hi all. I am trying to get the input from a form to print it out on a page where the information filled on a form must be on the page in a letter manner.But now what is happening I do that but it displays everything in the database , while I only want the last entry to be displayed.To the letter.I dont have id on my table so cant use last_insert_id( )

Any I dea to how I do that .Thanks in advance
Nov 22 '06
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ronverdonk
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Since the ID is always incremented when a row is stored, the highest id will be the last. You can get this by:
[php]
SELECT * from table ORDER BY id DESC LIMIT 1;
[/php]
Ronald :cool:
Nov 24 '06 #11

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