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dhtmlxConnector for Form

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Don't forget to include the 'connector.js' file on the page.

index.html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <link rel="STYLESHEET" type="text/css" href="../codebase/dhtmlx.css">
    <script  src="../codebase/dhtmlx.js"></script>  
    <script type="text/javascript" src="../codebase/connector.js"></script>
    <div id="box" style="width:250px; height:160px; background-color:white;"></div>
</head>
 
<body>
<script type="text/javascript">
//---form configuration. Defining controls
 formData = [
  {type: "block", list:[
  {type: "fieldset", name:"mydata", label:"Customer details", width:235, list:[
    {type:"input", name:"name", label:"Name", labelWidth:50, inputWidth:130},
    {type:"input", name:"address", label:"Address", labelWidth:50, inputWidth:130},
    {type:"input", name:"email", label:"Email", labelWidth:50, inputWidth:130},
    {type:"button",name:"save", offsetTop:10, value:"Submit"}
  ]}]},
  {type:"block", list:[
    {type:"button", name:"button1", value:"Customer 1",offsetTop:10,width:80},
    {type:"newcolumn"},
    {type:"button", name:"button2", value:"Customer 2",offsetTop:10,width:80}]}
 ];
 var myForm = new dhtmlXForm("box",formData);   //initializes a form
 myForm.load('formdata.php?id=1');              //loads data from db    
 var mydp = new dataProcessor ("formdata.php"); //initializes dataProcessor
 mydp.init(myForm);                      //attaches dataProcessor object to the form
 
 myForm.attachEvent("onButtonClick", function(id){
    if (id=='button1'){
        myForm.load('formdata.php?id=1'); //loads data of 1st customer(record id=1)
    }
    else if (id=='button2'){
        myForm.load('formdata.php?id=2'); //loads data of 2nd customer(record id=2)
    }
    else if (id=='save'){
        myForm.save();                    //saves data to db
    }
 });
</script> </body> </html>


formdata.php

<?php 
  require_once("../codebase/connector/form_connector.php");
  $res=new PDO("mysql:dbname=tasks;host=localhost","root","");
  $conn = new FormConnector($res,"MySQL");
  $conn->render_table("customers","id","name, address, email");
?>
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