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    Form data with Multiple File Upload

    Hello,

    I need help on saving form data to server sql database with multiple file attachments with some basic form validation.
    File attachments should be saved in the server in a specific folder, and the attachements name and the other form data should be stored in the sql data base. I am not sure where to start on this . your help is greatly appreciated...

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    You can use an HTML file input with a name ending in [] and it'll create an array of $_FILES for you to work with. Iterate that array, check and validate the uploaded files as necessary, and generate a random name for them. Verify that the random name is not yet in use, and use that name as a part of the filepath in the dbms to store with the other data input in the form.
    See here for more information on uploads: http://www.php.net/manual/en/feature...ost-method.php
    PHP Code:
    header('HTTP/1.1 420 Enhance Your Calm'); 
    Been gone for a few months, and haven't programmed in that long of a time. Meh, I'll wing it ;)


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