Can we use script in a table if GetString is used?

Discussion in 'ASP General' started by Colin Steadman, Feb 10, 2004.

  1. Just been looking at this article:

    http://www.4guysfromrolla.com/webtech/121598-1.shtml

    which describes using GetString to speed up the creation of HTML
    tables. Seems fairly straight forward. But judging by the example it
    would appear that if I use this technique, I could not then use ASP
    script within the table itself, for example:

    ....
    <td>
    <%
    If Trim(rs(13)) > "" Then response.write "<img src='images/tick.gif'>"
    %>
    </td>
    ....

    Is this correct?

    TIA,

    Colin
    Colin Steadman, Feb 10, 2004
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  2. Colin Steadman

    Ray at Guest

    What?

    Like, rs.GetString(2, ,"<%=varName%>", "<%=something%>")

    or something?

    What?

    You could always use getRows.

    Or you could modify your query to return your image path.

    Ray at work

    "Colin Steadman" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Just been looking at this article:
    >
    > http://www.4guysfromrolla.com/webtech/121598-1.shtml
    >
    > which describes using GetString to speed up the creation of HTML
    > tables. Seems fairly straight forward. But judging by the example it
    > would appear that if I use this technique, I could not then use ASP
    > script within the table itself, for example:
    >
    > ...
    > <td>
    > <%
    > If Trim(rs(13)) > "" Then response.write "<img src='images/tick.gif'>"
    > %>
    > </td>
    > ...
    >
    > Is this correct?
    >
    > TIA,
    >
    > Colin
    Ray at, Feb 10, 2004
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  3. Colin Steadman wrote:
    > Just been looking at this article:
    >
    > http://www.4guysfromrolla.com/webtech/121598-1.shtml
    >
    > which describes using GetString to speed up the creation of HTML
    > tables. Seems fairly straight forward. But judging by the example it
    > would appear that if I use this technique, I could not then use ASP
    > script within the table itself, for example:
    >
    > ...
    > <td>
    > <%
    > If Trim(rs(13)) > "" Then response.write "<img src='images/tick.gif'>"
    > %>
    > </td>
    > ...
    >
    > Is this correct?
    >


    Yes.
    What you can do is use your query to put those tags into your data. The
    specifics depend on what you are trying to do and what your backend database
    is.

    Bob Barrows
    --
    Microsoft MVP -- ASP/ASP.NET
    Please reply to the newsgroup. The email account listed in my From
    header is my spam trap, so I don't check it very often. You will get a
    quicker response by posting to the newsgroup.
    Bob Barrows [MVP], Feb 10, 2004
    #3
  4. > Yes.
    > What you can do is use your query to put those tags into your data. The
    > specifics depend on what you are trying to do and what your backend database
    > is.
    >
    > Bob Barrows



    Thankyou.

    Colin
    Colin Steadman, Feb 11, 2004
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