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What's wrong with My codes, it doesn't submitting data to database.

Here is my PHP form Codes.


    $servername = "localhost";
$username = "paywrite_bishnoi";
$password = "ashok";
$dbname = "paywrite_bookset";

// Create connection
$conn = new mysqli($servername, $username, $password, $dbname);
// Check connection
if ($conn->connect_error) {
    die("Connection failed: " . $conn->connect_error);

if( isset( $_POST['addButton'] ) )
    $date = addslashes( $_POST['date'] );
    $amount = addslashes( $_POST['amount'] );
    $remark = addslashes( $_POST['remark'] );

    $sql = "INSERT INTO transaction (date, amount, remark)
    VALUES ('$date', '$amount', '$remark')";



<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title> Ashok Bishnoi - Add New Transaction </title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.5/css/bootstrap.min.css"> <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.5/css/bootstrap-theme.min.css"> <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Laila:600' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> </head> <body>

<div class="container"> <form role="form" action="" method="POST"> <div class="form-group"> <label for="Date">Date:</label> <input type="date" class="form-control" name="date" id="date" placeholder="Date when transection Happened."> </div> <div class="form-group"> <label for="amount">Amount:</label> <input type="number" class="form-control" name="amount" id="amount" placeholder="The amount which i received or expense."> </div> <div class="form-group"> <label for="remark">Remark:</label> <textarea class="form-control" name="remark" id="remark" placeholder="Details about Transaction"></textarea> </div> <button type="submit" name="addButton" class="btn btn-success">Add Now</button> <a href="index.html" class="btn btn-danger">Cancel</a> <a href="viewall.php" class="btn btn-warning">View All</a> </form> </div>

<footer> <p class="copy"> © <?php echo Date("Y");?> AshokBishnoi.com All Right Reserved </p> </footer>
</body> </html>

1 Answer

Mateusz Hyla
Mateusz Hyla
4,658 Points

You dont execute your query.

You just asign to variable $sql the query body but you have to execute it like :


Something like that, you can search for opther execution options under this link :

  1. http://php.net/

BTW. I got very dark font with your PHP source code unreadable, I just highlight it but It is probably my LInux problem or Chromium :p.


Thanks Buddy :)