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tracking an id from email to website and using it to regester on the site

Posted on 2011-09-14
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We are sending out a group of emails that will have an id attached
ie   3453abc56, which will be our reference for this customer.
so we send an email which has a link on the page  abc.com/testdata.html?tpages=3453abc56
as an example, what is the best way to store id into the site, so that were ever page they go to we would be able to use this value for a questionare that we have attached on the site and would allow us to identify the client
and how would you do it please
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Ray Paseur earned 500 total points
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This article teaches most of the design pattern you need to adopt to make this work.  Please read it over and then post back with any questions.
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Web_Languages-Standards/PHP/A_3939-Registration-and-Email-Confirmation-in-PHP.html
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hey ray how is Washington, weather good for you, business popping.
im in england again, about to go through your code and reading material, its going to be integrated into a joomla site so any ideas would be appreciated. good information so its off to work we go.
good to see you up and about.
thanks for the heads up will read dilligently
garry
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Hi, Garry.  Weather is beautiful here at this time of year and in Washington we have a good high-tech business climate (can't say as much for the rest of the USA).  But thanks for the points and good luck with the project!  All the best, ~Ray
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