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Live Search Using PHP/MySQL


This code will help you on how to create a facebook like live search. This program uses javascript to display results (without pressing the enter key) right after you pressed any key without moving to other page. The result of the search query will be displayed below the textbox. Also, you can customize this code by adding a link on the dropdown list and redirect it automatically to the desired page. This code is easy to be understood and easy to integrate in you project. Database name: simple_login

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Submitted byAnonymous (not verified)on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 23:13

if i enter 1234 and after that cccc cccc nothing happen. This is all so valid if i enter cccc cccc and afer Argie.
Submitted byAnonymous (not verified)on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:57

THis does work for me. Only reads what was entered in the database as shown in the picture. Just have to make some adjustment to the code to your liking.
Submitted byAnonymous (not verified)on Sat, 07/13/2013 - 09:51

Works well except for when you delete the whole search to type for a new query, it shows nothing even if its a valid search. :(

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