Jsut a guess...
Your row has a capital 'A' in the SQL statement, and a lower case 'a' in 
teh $row[] call..

does that matter?





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[PHP-DB] Drop down box NOT populated






Can anyone tell me what I am missing here, 
The Select statement does not populate my drop down window? 

My drop down box is empty !
 
 
[snip]
 
<?
 
include '../db.php';
 
$how = mysql_query("SELECT count(distinct(account)) from Backlog") or die 
("Something bad happened: " . mysql_error()); 
$how_many = mysql_result($how, 0);
 
echo "<h3>$how_many Accounts to pick from !!!</h3>";
 
$sql = mysql_query("SELECT distinct(Account) FROM Backlog")or die 
("Something bad happened here: " . mysql_error()) ; 
 
echo "<select name=\"account\">\n";
echo "<option>\n";
 
while ($row = mysql_fetch_array($sql))
  {
      echo ' <option 
value="'.$row["account"].'">'.$row["account"]."</option>\n";
 
  }
echo "</select>\n";
 
?>
 
[end snip]
 
 
Larry Sandwick
Sarreid, Ltd.
Network/System Administrator
phone: (252) 291-1414 x223
fax      : (252) 237-1592
 


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