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    Is there an easy way to pass varibles from one page to the next?
    1. I have a form (index.shtml) where you enter data

    2. Then when the preview button is clicked it runs a script (order.php3)that queries the database for more details and displays both the form data and data from the database.

    3. When you click the confirm button it runs a script (order_confirm.php3) which grabs certain varibles and email/posts to database.

    The problem I'm having is getting a hold of these varibles that reside in the order.php3 script and properly referring to them in my order_confirm.php3

    Any ideas would be appreciated
    cheers
    Tom K
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    Hi,
    In your order.php3, i figure you have a form.
    (because of the submit-button)
    well, let's say you have some variables in order.php3, you want to use in order_confirm.php3. What you do, is write the names and values of these vars in the form, by using 'hidden fields':
    <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana,Arial,Helvetica">code:</font><HR><pre>
    <?
    $name;
    $foo_array;

    echo "<FORM METHOD=POST ACTION=order_confirm.php3>n";
    echo "<INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME="name" VALUE="$name">n";
    echo "<INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME="foo_array[]" VALUE="$foo_array[0]">n";
    echo "<INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME="foo_array[]" VALUE="$foo_array[1]">n";
    echo "<INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME="foo_array[]" VALUE="$foo_array[2]">n";
    * and here some mroe form-tags *
    echo "</FORM>n"
    [/code]
    Of course, you'd better write a small function that walks through an array and for each element, prints a hidden form-field (instead of these 0, 1, and 2 up here), but i think you can figure that iout yourself.

    Hope, this helps you.

    Greetz,
    EyE

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