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Thread began 10/28/2013 9:05 am by Jamie | Last modified 10/30/2013 9:24 am by Jamie | 1804 views | 19 replies


thanks Jason

On a similar vein on another select list I have, the values are preset and not being drawn from the database, but I would like the relevant option to show as the selected one if that value is in the database. If no value is stored in the database then I just want to have the 'please select' option highlighted.

What I have been trying to do is use this, but not sure why it isnt working - I probably have the code completely messed up!

<select name="ProductWeightType" style="height:35px; font-size:16px;">
<option selected value="select" <?php if (!(strcmp("", $row_WADAproducts['ProductWeightType']))) {echo "selected=\"selected\"";} ?>>Please Select</option>
<option value="ml" <?php if (!(strcmp("", $row_WADAproducts['ProductWeightType']))) {echo "selected=\"selected\"";} ?>>millilitre</option>
<option value="cl" <?php if (!(strcmp("", $row_WADAproducts['ProductWeightType']))) {echo "selected=\"selected\"";} ?>>centilitre</option>

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