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#1 harlequin2k6

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Posted 22 May 2006 - 12:10 AM

so this would be the line of code I'm talking about:
  echo "<li>" . $row['BoardMemberName'] . $row['BoardMemberTerm'] . $row['BoardMemberElection'] . "</li>";
and if you look at this [a href=\"http://test.suncoastusbcba.org/board.php\" target=\"_blank\"]page[/a] you'll see what I mean about wanting to format it - there's no spacing between any of the fields so unless you know what it is that you're reading it's really not going to make any sense

any help would be greatly appreciated

#2 trq

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Posted 22 May 2006 - 12:33 AM

can you format your question a little clearer? I have no idea what your talking about.

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Posted 22 May 2006 - 12:40 AM

the value of $row['...'] is just like, text right? so wouldn't you just be applying normal css rules to it, like to your <li> tags or something? maybe throw in a br tag in your loop? i don't really see how this is a php question. yes, be more specific in your question.
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Posted 22 May 2006 - 01:00 AM

For example, this would add spaces between the fields. What you do is up to you:
echo "<li>" . $row['BoardMemberName'] . "  ". $row['BoardMemberTerm'] . "  ".$row['BoardMemberElection'] . "</li>";

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#5 harlequin2k6

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Posted 22 May 2006 - 01:09 AM

I apologize that my question was so unclear...my inexperience with php is really causing me some trouble...I even tried to go through the explanation again and couldn't make it come out any clearer [img src=\"style_emoticons/[#EMO_DIR#]/huh.gif\" style=\"vertical-align:middle\" emoid=\":huh:\" border=\"0\" alt=\"huh.gif\" /]

but this is what I finally came up with which is what I was looking for

echo "<div class=\"boardmembername\">" . $row['BoardMemberName'] . "</div>" . "<div class=\"boardmemberterm\">" . $row['BoardMemberTerm'] . "</div>" . "<div class=\"boardmemberelection\">" . $row['BoardMemberElection'] . "</div>";

I was not grasping the fact that the "." is a string concantenator (sp?)

all that I was trying to achieve can been seen here with the [a href=\"http://test.suncoastusbcba.org/board.php\" target=\"_blank\"]"Directors"[/a] section

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