close ad
Databridge V2 with MySQLi support IS Now Available!
open ad
View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues

Ability for User to Update their own profile

Thread began 1/05/2010 3:14 pm by di5856 | Last modified 1/07/2010 10:11 pm by di5856 | 1494 views | 5 replies

Eric Mittman

You could always make a change to the email address directly in the db under the users table. If you would like to have an interface for the admin to do this you could use DataAssist to create a set of pages for administering the users. This would require you to run the DataAssist wizard and the pages would be created for you.

If you would like to allow the user's to change their email address you would need to modify the profile page to add in a text field for the email address then modify the update server behavior to bind this new email text field with the email column in your table. If you do this though you would want to add in an extra check to see if the new email address already has a record, otherwise you could end up with duplicate records and that would cause problems.

To check if the email has already been registered you would have a recordset that selects from the users table where the email address matches the one from your input, but only if the newly entered value differs from the current email address. Doing this would be a little custom and would require some hand coding.

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question





Ease of use


security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...