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#1 rscott7706

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Posted 07 March 2006 - 10:12 PM

Hello, as in many cases, brand new to MYSQL and PHP.

I have a 119 record MYSQL that I am querying through PHP. I would like to display as three columns.

Here is some of the code, is there a way to use this code then disply as three equal columns?

<?php
$db = mysql_connect("localhost", " ", " ");
mysql_select_db(" ");
$query = "SELECT * FROM members";

$result = mysql_query($query) or die(mysql_error());

while($row = mysql_fetch_array($result)){
echo $row['Company_Name'];
echo "<br />";
echo "Contact: ";
echo $row['First_Name'] . " ". $row['Last_Name'];
echo "<br />";
echo $row['Mailing_Address'];
echo "<br />";
echo $row['Mailing_City']. ", ". $row['Mailing_State']. " ". $row['Mailing_Zip_Code'];
echo "<br />";
echo "Phone: ";
echo $row['Phone_Number'];
echo "<br />";
echo "Fax: ";
echo $row['Fax_Number'];
echo "<br />";
echo "<br />";
}
?>

Thanks in advance!

Ron Scott


#2 thevictorchen

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Posted 23 September 2008 - 03:50 AM

Hey Ron, it appears you have around 5 items (Company Name, Name, Mailing Address, Phone Number, Fax Number). Do each of these items deserve their own column? Basically, I am asking what the column header names should be?
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