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Default I'm sure there's a simple answer to this!


Firstly, please excuse my lack of understanding on PHP and MySql as I am but a struggling newbie with all of this!!

I have created a simple MySql database and am trying to retrieve records from it based on a query. I have built a form with two list boxes, 'From' and 'To' - when selecting an option from both lists and submitting the form, the information is getting passed to the next page where I can associate variables $From_Price and $To_Price respectively. As you can see, I have tested these variables in the first echo statement, but when trying to use them as part of a query statement I get nothing appearing on the page as results apart from the "Your selection of properties are..."

include "./common_db2.inc";

echo "<center>Your selection of properties are from $From_Price to $To_Price</center><br><br>";
$link_id = db_connect();
$result = mysql_query("select * from prices WHERE price >= '$From_Price' and price <= '$To_Price' order by price", $link_id);

while($query_data = mysql_fetch_row($result)) {
echo "Property no: ",$query_data[0]," is priced at £",$query_data[1]," and the description on this is ",$query_data[2],"<P>";


Whilst this query works fine with static values I want to the use to be able to choose the parameters that the query is based on.

Can someone please advise me on where I may be going wrong, as the title suggests, I'm sure there's a simple answer to this!!

Many thanks


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