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Mahtab Alam
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I`m looking to implement the google`s autosuggest with php and ajax.I searched a lot on the web , but can`t find the solution i`m looking for.
I want that data to be looked is from the database not from the xml file. , Oracle Java Programmer , Oracle SQL Expert , Oracle Java Web Component Developer
timo corn
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Joined: Oct 26, 2013
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You must need a key-... event to get input values, Info here

Quote from another site:
keydown and keyup talk about which key has been changed. keypress tells which character that key represents

Then you need ajax, beforehand you get the input value (keys) from the form input field with $(this).val():

As an ocjp an easy task.

Mahtab Alam
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Joined: Mar 28, 2012
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Thank you timo for answering my questions .
Thanks again
Supun Lakshan Dissanayake
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Joined: Oct 26, 2012
Posts: 135

What did you meant by LiveSearch

Dis you mean This

Are you better than me? Then please show me my mistakes..
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link:
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