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How to submit check boxes from a form

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Postby swirlee » Wed Jul 09, 2003 10:03 am

Either you must give each checkbox a different name, e.g.:

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<input type="checkbox" name="mybox1">
<input type="checkbox" name="mybox2">
...


Or you have to make an array from the checkbox values. This is done by putting "[]" at the end of the name in the HTML form:

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<input type="checkbox" name="mybox[]">
<input type="checkbox" name="mybox[]">
...


This will store all of the checkbox values in an array which may be accessed by $_REQUEST['mybox'];
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