> -----Original Message-----
> From: John W. Holmes [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 15, 2002 9:36 PM
> To: 'Khalid El-Kary'; [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: RE: [PHP] how to user <select multiple="true">
> > hi,
> > If i have a form that has a <select> with multiple="ture" how would
> > able to retireve it's multiple values in the PHP script, i tried the
> > $_REQUEST['fieldname'] it gave me only the last selected value
> > note: multiple selection is done by holding ctrl :)
> PHP will make an array for you.
> <select name="foo" multiple>
> <option value=1>One</option>
> <option value=2>Two</option>
> <option value=3>Three</option>
> When that is submitted, you'll have a $_REQUEST['foo'] array
> If you chose One and Three, you'd have
> $_REQUEST['foo'] ==> 1
> $_REQUEST['foo'] ==> 3
> Use count($_REQUEST['foo']) to see how many items were selected.
> ---John Holmes...
Err...name it as an array. Name="foo"
...like others have pointed out. :)
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