Most standard PDO tutorials from around the web are going to demonstrate using a MySQL database with apache as a web host. The PDO connection string for this setup is not going to work if you want to connect to a SQL Server database using…
Often it can be quite hard to debug SQL errors when using PHP since PHP will often throw a generic error that doesn't really help you diagnose the situation. Other times you may not want to allow PHP errors to be shown. A quick way…
In this tutorial I am going to go through all the basic SQL commands using PDO prepared statements. The use of prepared statements is 1 very simple way you can try and defend against SQL Injection. First thing you want to do is set up…