Getting a basic familiarity with PHP is not difficult, but if you donít understand a few key elements you will find it difficult to work with. This beginning PHP tutorial attempts to break down a few of the core PHP programming elements through simple examples and descriptions.
A collection of 14 FAQs on using PHP ODBC functions to connect to manage tables and data rows. Clear explanations and tutorial exercises are provided on creating tables; inserting multiple data rows; updating and deleting data rows; searching data from multiple tables; looping through result sets; and working with dates.
Fourteen tips on PHP functions related to file input and output. Clear answers are provided with tutorial exercises on opening files for reading and writing, appending data to existing files, reading a file by line or character and reading a file in binary mode.
This tutorial gets down and dirty with PHP functions and takes a look at basic PHP security.