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form data being sent to file

Postby maximom » Tue Jun 18, 2013 11:27 am

I have created form using php and want the information from the form to be sent to a file on my website.

Can anyone please tell me the coding to do this.

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Re: form data being sent to file

Postby landi » Wed Jun 19, 2013 2:56 pm

Hi,

The array $_REQUEST will contain all your form field names and values. You can output it with print_r() or you could process each field with some code like this:

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    $sOut= ''; // Result string
   
    foreach ($_REQUEST as $sKey => $sValue) {
        // Add each form field to $sOut
        $sOut .= $sKey .'=' . $sValue . "\n";   
    }
   
    //print str_replace("\n", '<br>', $sOut);
   
    // Output the result string to a file
    file_put_contents('/tmp/file.txt', $sOut);

Hope that helps
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