editing table that will then update access database

Posted on 2003-10-30
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Last Modified: 2013-12-24
hi ya

i have the following data, i would like the user to be able to change the carstatus in the table which will also update the database,can someone plz show me how to do it.
it doesnt matter how its done,either by radio buttons,text etc

<CFQUERY NAME="CarQuery" DATASOURCE="../dno/ser3">

<TABLE border="2" >
          <TH> Car ID </HT>
          <TH> Car_Status </HT>
      <CFOUTPUT QUERY="CarQuery">  
        <TR align="left">
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anandkp earned 460 total points
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give the user a form to edit the car status like

<CFQUERY NAME="CarQuery" DATASOURCE="../dno/ser3">

      <FORM NAME="frm" ACTION="updatestatus.cfm" METHOD="post">
        <TH> Car ID </HT>
        <TH> Car_Status </HT>
    <CFOUTPUT QUERY="CarQuery">  
      <TR ALIGN="left">
        <TD>#CarQuery.CarID#<INPUT TYPE="Hidden" NAME="carid" VALUE="#CarQuery.CarID#"></TD>
        <TD><INPUT NAME="carstatus" VALUE="#CarQuery.Car_Status#"></TD>

<!--- updatestatus.cfm --->

      <CFQUERY NAME="Qry_Update" DATASOURCE="Dsn">
        Update mytable
            set carstatus = <CFQUERYPARAM CFSQLTYPE="cf_sql_varchar" VALUE="#carstatus#">
            where carid = <CFQUERYPARAM CFSQLTYPE="cf_sql_numeric" VALUE="#carid#">

<CFLOCATION URL="updatedone.htm" ADDTOKEN="No">



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