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I need help here, I am trying to learn PHP and MySQL and have run into some trouble. I have written this page to update records in my database, and cannot get the page to load. It just comes up a blank page. All the other paged I have written come up fine. I have fixed all the errors in my error.log, so what am I doing wrong here? The code is:




$query="select * from contacts where id='$id'";

while($i < $num){



<form action="update.php" method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="ud_id" value="<?php echo $id; ?>">
First Name: <input type="text" name="ud_first" value="<?php echo $first; ?>"><br>
Last Name: <input type="text" name="ud_last" value="<?php echo $last; ?>"><br>
Phone Number: <input type="text" name="ud_phone" value="<?php echo $phone; ?>"><br>
Mobile Number: <input type="text" name="ud_mobile" value="<?php echo $mobile; ?>"><br>
Fax Number: <input type="text" name="ud_fax" value="<?php echo $fax; ?>"><br>
E-mail Address: <input type="text" name="ud_email" value="<?php echo $email; ?>"><br>
Web Address: <input type="text" name="ud_web" value="<?php echo $web; ?>"><br>
<input type="Submit" value="Update">


Don't laugh too hard, its just thrown together because I am trying to learn. :)
Thanks for any help in advance!
May 6 '07 #1
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This line:

gets executed before the loop finishes. Try removing that line or moving it to the end of the file.
May 7 '07 #2

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