PHP | odbc_cursor() Function

PHP odbc_cursor() Function

Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP odbc_cursor() Function.

The PHP odbc_cursor() function is used to get the cursor information.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

string odbc_cursor ( resource $result_id )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


It contains the result identifier

Return Value

This function returns name of the cursor as string or else it returns FALSE on failure.


Try out the following example below -

   $input_ID = odbc_connect("DSN","user_id","pass_id");
   $result = odbc_exec($input_ID,"SELECT FirstName, LastName FROM Employees ORDER BY LastName");
   echo odbc_cursor($result);

Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we are going to be discussing about the built-in PHP odbc_data_source() Function.

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