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I have a lookup capability that uses the query string to pass the string typed into the web page to a php lookup using ajax.

The "&" is often a part of the string.

Is there a Javascript way to "urlencode" the query string & then "decode" it in php?

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Question by:Richard Korts
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encodeURIComponent(querystring)

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$var = urldecode($_GET['var']);

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