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Within PHP, how can take a variable containing "1_approved" and move it into two variables with the first variable containing "1" and the second variable containing "approved"?
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Question by:PeterErhard
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 500 total points
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please try this:

 list($var1, $var2) = explode("_", $yourvariable);
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by:nizsmo
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One way of doing this below:
<?php
    $myvariable = "1_approved";
    $variableArray = explode("_",$myvariable);
    $variableNumber = $variableArray[0];
    $variableText = $variableArray[1];
    
    echo $variableNumber . "<br>";
    echo $variableText;
?>

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sorry angellll did not see your post before i posted.
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