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Question on making link from dynamic data

Thread began 11/19/2009 9:01 am by roger391472 | Last modified 11/23/2009 11:05 pm by roger391472 | 3119 views | 8 replies


Hi Jason,

Ya, I know but I'm still developing on my local server and it's going to be a little while before I can upload it. If you don't mind I did notice that I didn't post the "lightbox" script in the first post so it would be great if you could see if it helps by seeing that. I would try to display them in another way but I need to figure out this link deal since I'm going to be using similar coding for a web link on the page too so I need to get the whole href with a dynamic data thing resolved.

Here's the other display for the web link first:
<div id="new_prod_weblink"><a href="<?php echo $row_rs_tech_page['new_prod_web']; ?>"</a></div>

When I try to use this code it the code hinting says I'm missing a closing bracket or quote and I haven't been able to find the correct syntax for that either.

Here's the lightbox script:
<script src="Scripts/AC_RunActiveContent.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="lightbox.css" type="text/css" media="screen" />
<script type="text/javascript" src="lightbox/lightbox.js"></script>

lightbox.js is in the lightbox folder so I think I have that correct but not sure.

And here's the link code as I have it now by using your suggested code.

<div id="lft_photo2_thumb"><a href="new_prod_image_large/<?php echo $row_rs_tech_page['new_prod_photo2'];?>" rel="lightbox" ><img src="new_prod_thumb/<?php echo $row_rs_tech_page['prod_thumb2']; ?>" name="new_prod_thumb_2" width="120" height="80" border="0" id="new_prod_thumb_2" /></a></div>

Sorry to bother you with this since it's not really webassist related but I tried to do it on the lightbox forum but their registration isn't sending a confirmation e-mail and the administrator won't respond so I can't even post it there. This might make a good tutorial though since web searches have turned up almost nothing about making dynamic data a link.



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