I was just looking in the help to find out what PASSWORD does... but I can't find it.

But I can offer this advice.
You can't decypt the password, so to check if the password entered is valid, you 
encypt it, and compare the 2 hashed passwords..

  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: Balaji Ankem 
  Sent: Saturday, July 28, 2001 11:35 AM
  Subject: [PHP] regarding password in mysql?

  Hi dearest friends,

          while insertion of an employee number and password i am inserting like

  insert into employee values('$empid',PASSWORD('$passwd'));

  how to decrypt it while comparision during login.

  Thanks in advance



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