look at the code first,

<?php $name=$_POST['name']; ?>
<form method="POST" action="<?php echo $_SERVER['PHP_SELF']; ?>">
<input type="text" name="name">
<input type="submit" value="GO" name="submit">


	include ('db.php');
	mysql_query ("INSERT INTO example (name) VALUES('$name')") or die(mysql_error());

	if (!isset($_GET['startrow']) or !is_numeric($_GET['startrow'])) {
	$startrow = 0;
	else {
	$startrow = (int)$_GET['startrow'];
$query = "SELECT * FROM example ORDER BY id DESC LIMIT $startrow, 20"; 

$result = mysql_query($query) or die(mysql_error());
	while($row = mysql_fetch_array($result)){
	echo "<li>";
	echo $row['name'] ." "." <a href= 'like.php?quote=" . urlencode( $row['name'] ) . "'>Click Here</a>";
	echo "</li>";


	echo '<a href="'.$_SERVER['PHP_SELF'].'?startrow='.($startrow+10).'">Next</a>';

I want to make my page links hidden , how can i make then hidden so that a user cant edit it.:(

2nd question,

currently i am showing total 10 records on each page and then a next page button , but the next button is keep showing even when there is no more records...! how to remove a next page button when records ended. ??

line number 28 is the link to pages which can be easyily editable by any user, i wnat to make them secure (using ID)

and line 35 is n'next' page link , this link should not be appear when number of records ended

Edited by Xufyan: n/a

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Last Post by diafol

If you have a strong validation routine, showing the querystring in the address bar should not be a problem. If you hit a querystring value that does not relate to an allowed value (page no.), just set it to page 1. The alternative to using a querystring is pure hassle and totally unnecessary.

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