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Fast PHP Tutorials, Part 2: How to Install PHP on Windows

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 10/3/2007 beginner tutorials fast php tutorials windows linux installation

Today we will learn: 1. How to Install PHP on Windows 2. How to Install PHP on Linux 3. How to Install Apache on Windows to support PHP 4. How to run PHP with IIS

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Generating XML data from MySQL records

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 23/10/2006 beginner tutorials

This tutorial explains how to create XML files from MySQL records. XML (Extensible Markup Language) is a W3C initiative that allows information and services to be encoded with meaningful structure and semantics that computers and humans can understand. XML is great for information exchange, and can easily be extended to include user-specified and industry-specified tags.

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Flat file comment system

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 20/10/2006 beginner tutorials

This tutorial explains how to develop a simple flat file comment system.

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Using Type Juggling/Type Casting to Modify Data Types

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 30/11/2007 beginner tutorials types

We're going to be dealing with type juggling in this article. This is the process of instructing PHP how to handle the value after the type juggling. Type juggling can do absolutely all sorts, from converting integers to floats, arrays to objects, and even strings to binary as of PHP 5.2.1. It can also save you calling various functions and thus making your script quicker!

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PHP: Multidimensional Arrays

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 16/10/2006 beginner tutorials

In this article principles of using multidimensional arrays are explained and source code defining multidimensional array and displaying the array values on the web page is given.

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Creating a Simple Currency Converter with Automatic Symbols

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 12/11/2007 beginner tutorials currency exchange rate

If you're from the UK then you'll appreciate this preface. If you're not then don't worry because I'll be doing the script from a USD perspective to satisfy the majority! Today we'll be making a currency converter, and as is common on Blue Peter, I'll be throwing bits of code at you like - here's one I made earlier! Basically what we'll be creating is a converter that automatically prepends the currency symbol to the front of the value and then works out the value in the currency that we specify.

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SQL Server FAQs - PHP ODBC Functions - Connection and Query Execution

in PHP added by karl, on 14/7/2007 ODBC SQL Server beginner tutorials

A collection of 14 FAQs on using PHP ODBC functions to connect to SQL Server databases. Clear explanations and tutorial exercises are provided on testing ODBC DSN settings; creating connection to a SQL Server through a DSN; executing SQL statements; looping through result set; Executing prepared statements.

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Conditional Statements

in PHP added by goodphptutorials, on 22/9/2006 beginner tutorials

Sometimes when you write code, you want to perform different actions for different decisions. You can use conditional statements in your code to do this. In this tutorial we will look at two structures: if...else and switch statements.

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