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    i use a simple form to test,
    i can set a cookie once,
    but when i change the selected button to
    another value, the cookie isn't changed

    also the question, how do i retrieve the cookie so that the next time the rigth option
    is selected ??
    i'm using windows 98 and IE5.0 maybe there it goes wrong ??

    well here is my simple code :
    if (isset($submit)){
    setcookie("radio",$radio,time()+31536000); //set the cookie expiry date

    <form action="<? print $PHP_SELF ?>" method="post">
    Sex : male<input type="radio" name="radio" value="male")<br>
    female <input type="radio" name="radio" value="Female") <br>
    <input type="submit" name="submit" value="submit">
    print $radio;

    i can't understand why the cookie not changes

    thanks for your help, i really appreciate
    this forum !

    Jan. The Netherlands

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    to begin with, you must have <input type="submit" name="submit" value="submit">
    BEFORE </form>.

    If this does not help (i think it will), print the value of $radio to see if it gets the right value.

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