|Update MySQL from mail
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by gaery - 9 years ago (2014-12-16)
I would like to update the information of my MySQK database using information sent by mail.
First it would send a form and then that information would be sent to my mail and automatically be downloaded.
Updating your database is something specific to your application, so that part needs to be implement with code specific to your application. But it should be easy.
Now having PHP process email that arrives to a mailbox can be done in two ways:
There is this article about Processing incoming email in PHP that you can use to get you started on how to do this.
1. by gaery - 8 years ago (2015-03-11) Reply
thanks for your help I set up databases mysql on a machine with appserv is that it is not regular but my databases are all within a lan network what I want is that this is communicated by a smtp server ( gmail ) and update the database data with customer mails