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Tutorial 7 – MySQL Order By

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File: viewContacts.php

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<?php
// MySQL Tutorial 7 - Selecting Data From A Database With The ORDER BY keyword
 
/* Syntax
SELECT columnNames FROM tableName
ORDER BY columnName(s) ASC|DESC
*/
 
include("header.php"); // include header links
include("config.php"); // connect to database
 
$result = mysql_query("SELECT * FROM contacts WHERE firstName='Sally' ORDER BY zipCode DESC")
                    or die (mysql_error());
 
while ($row = mysql_fetch_array($result)) {
    echo "Name: $row[firstName] $row[lastName] <br>";
    echo "Phone Number: $row[phoneNumber] <br>";
    echo "Zip Code: $row[zipCode]";
    echo "<br><br>";
}
?>



2 Responses to Tutorial 7 – MySQL Order By

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ka9584

June 12th, 2015 at 3:32 pm

how can you make a search engine on the view contacts page? lets say- you would be able to select on the view contacts page (lastName, firstName,etc) and pull it out from the database?

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mhmd

August 29th, 2016 at 7:16 am

can we become a pro with these videos? i watched them all. is that it?

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