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Posted on 2014-03-17
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Hello.

I need to do the following:

I have  MyTable structured like this.

ID      NumImages
a          3
b          6
c          4

I want to output each ID as many times as there is NumImages.recordcount ,output it as a1,a2,a3  then output the next ID NumImages.recordcount as b1,b2,b3...



Trying to achieve this result:

a1
a2
a3

b1
b2
b3
b4
b5
b6

c1
c2
c3
c4

I have tried all kings of nesting cfoutputs, cfloops, cfoutput loops..I just don't get it.
Hope this makes sense.
Can you help?
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Do a regular query loop, then within it loop from=1 to=#NumImages#

<cfoutput query="yourQuery">
      <cfloop from="1" to="#NumImages#" index="counter">
           #yourQuery.id##counter#<br/>
      </cfloop>
      <!--- extra break between id's --->
      <br/>
</cfoutput>
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Awesome thanks.
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