Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

editing table that will then update access database

Posted on 2003-10-30
3
Medium Priority
?
171 Views
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">
  SELECT * FROM Cars
</CFQUERY>

<TABLE border="2" >
        <TR>
          <TH> Car ID </HT>
          <TH> Car_Status </HT>
        </TR>
      <CFOUTPUT QUERY="CarQuery">  
        <TR align="left">
         <TD>#CarQuery.CarID#</TD>
         <TD>#CarQuery.Car_Status#</TD>
        </TR>
      </CFOUTPUT>
</table>
0
Comment
Question by:abababa
1 Comment
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
anandkp earned 460 total points
ID: 9655547
give the user a form to edit the car status like


<CFQUERY NAME="CarQuery" DATASOURCE="../dno/ser3">
  SELECT * FROM Cars
</CFQUERY>

<TABLE BORDER="2" >
      <FORM NAME="frm" ACTION="updatestatus.cfm" METHOD="post">
      <TR>
        <TH> Car ID </HT>
        <TH> Car_Status </HT>
      </TR>
    <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>
      </TR>
    </CFOUTPUT>
      </FORM>
</TABLE>

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

<CFIF ISDEFINED('CARSTATUS') & LEN(TRIM(CARSTATUS))>
      <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#">
    </CFQUERY>
</CFIF>

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

HTH

K'Rgds
Anand
0

Featured Post

Receive 1:1 tech help

Solve your biggest tech problems alongside global tech experts with 1:1 help.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Most ColdFusion developers get confused between the CFSet, Duplicate, and Structcopy methods of copying a Structure, especially which one to use when. This Article will explain the differences in the approaches with examples; therefore, after readin…
Lease-to-own eliminates the expenditure of hardware replacement and allows you to pay off the server over time. Usually, this is much cheaper than leasing servers. Think of lease-to-own as credit without interest.
In a question here at Experts Exchange (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29062564/Adobe-acrobat-reader-DC.html), a member asked how to create a signature in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (the free Reader product, not the paid, full Acrobat produ…
Look below the covers at a subform control , and the form that is inside it. Explore properties and see how easy it is to aggregate, get statistics, and synchronize results for your data. A Microsoft Access subform is used to show relevant calcul…
Suggested Courses

577 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question