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PHP view only selected records using OBDC with Access DB

PHP view only selected records using OBDC with Access DB

PHP view only selected records using OBDC with Access DB

(OP)
All - Usually I use mysql databases, but i'm doing a special assignment in which i have to use an Access database using an odbc connection.

My Goal:
-have a select menu with options populated from the database
-when an option is selected, view only selected records
-have all of this on one page

This is what I have so far.
Select Menu (php include that is not included yet)

CODE

<p><form action="trainsymbols.php" method="post" id="selectForm">        
        <label>By LSize:</label>
            <select name="id" multiple="multiple" id="multipleSelect">
                <option selected value="">Any LSize</option>
                <?php
                $conn=odbc_connect('crewforecast20080804','','');
                if (!$conn)
                  {exit("Connection Failed: " . $conn);}
                  
                //call data to be viewed
                $sql = "SELECT * FROM tbl4combo_symbols ORDER BY LSize ASC";
                $rs = odbc_exec($conn, $sql);
                if (!$rs)
                  {exit("Error in SQL");}
                while (odbc_fetch_row($rs))
                {
                  $id = odbc_result($rs,"ID");
                  $LSize = odbc_result($rs,"LSize");
                  echo "<option value='$id'>$LSize</option>\n";
                }
                odbc_close($conn);    
                ?>
            </select><br />
        <p><input type="submit" id="submitbutton130" class="button positive" value="Search" /></p>
    </form></p>

Display page

CODE

<table id="SortTable" class="tablesorter">
            <thead>
                <tr>
                    <!--<th class="w70">ID</th>-->
                    <th class="w325">4combo</th>
                    <th class="w70">LSymbol</th>
                    <th class="w70">ESymbol</th>
                    <th class="w70">LSize</th>
                    <th class="w70">ESize</th>
                    <th class="w70" colspan="2">Action</th>
                </tr>
            <tbody>
<?php
        // create database connection
        $conn=odbc_connect('crewforecast20080804','','');
        if (!$conn)
          {exit("Connection Failed: " . $conn);}
        
        // call data to be viewed
        $sql="SELECT * FROM tbl4combo_symbols ORDER BY '4combo' ASC";
        
        // submit the query
        $rs=odbc_exec($conn,$sql);
        // if query is invalid do this
        if (!$rs)
          {exit("Error in SQL");}
        // if query is valid do this
        while (odbc_fetch_row($rs))
        {
          $id=odbc_result($rs,"ID");
          $fcombo=odbc_result($rs,"4combo");
          $lsym=odbc_result($rs,"LSymbol");
          $esym=odbc_result($rs,"ESymbol");
          $lsize=odbc_result($rs,"LSize");
          $esize=odbc_result($rs,"ESize");
          //echo "<tr><td>$id</td>";
          echo "<td>$fcombo</td>";
          echo "<td>$lsym</td>";
          echo "<td>$esym</td>";
          echo "<td>$lsize</td>";
          echo "<td>$esize</td>";
          echo "<td class=\"center\"><a href=\"update_trnsym.php?id=$id\"><img src=\"images/edit-page-blue.gif\" title=\"Edit\" /></a></td>";
          echo "<td class=\"center\"><a href=\"delete_trnsym.php?id=$id\"><img src=\"images/delete.png\" title=\"Delete\" /></a></td></tr>";
        }
        odbc_close($conn);
        ?>

A select page not connecting to the display page.

I assume this would work if I had two things:
1. <?php echo $_SERVER['PHP_SELF']; ?>
2. A Loop


Thanks in advance.
BC
 

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