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I am using WAMP. In my database I have a date field with stores dates as this
bend_distroct
6-30-2008
12-31-2008
12-1-2008
12-1-2008
5-30-2008
6-30-2008
2-27-2009
2-26-2009
12-1-2008
2-27-2008
2-11-2009
2-11-2008
2-11-2009
2-11-2008
5-1-2008
5-1-2009
5-30-2008
5-1-2009
5-1-2008
12-1-2008
6-1-2008
6-30-2008
11-9-2007
5-30-2008

What I want to do is send email that has a date which is one week from today. And I want to send all the records belonging to that date.
I have already setup task which will run the script everyday. I need the script.
Thanks
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$query="SELECT * FROM Database WHERE (TO_DAYS(now())=TO_DAYS(adddate(bend_distroct,7))) ";
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$query="SELECT * FROM Database WHERE (TO_DAYS(now())=TO_DAYS(adddate(bend_distroct,7))) ";

Write a script to send mail. (including the above query)

Now you need to schedule a "cron job"() to be run daily.

"Cron job" will run your script on daily basis.

If you don't know about "cron job" then search for it in google.Or search it in your cpannel or whm guide.
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