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Hi E's, I have a simple question about php and MySql:
When I send to the database words like "hello" "cars" etc, the database save that words, but when I use something like "don't" and other words with " ' " the database don't save.
What is the php function for resolve this problem?

The best regards, JC
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Question by:Pedro Chagas
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Hi Pedro,

It would be helpful if you paste some code so we can see exactly, but I think this may be what you need:
    mysql_real_escape_string
http://php.net/manual/en/function.mysql-real-escape-string.php
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Depends on the library you are using and how you are inserting - you can escape the apostrophe in a string that is using apostrophes with the backslash e.g.

'some text with don\'t'

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