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    htmlspecialchars and so on..

    Hey guys,

    Just a simple question maybe. I'm using a news system on my website which I've made myself, but the news does not enter into the database when using any special character like below:

    Code:
    ~ or ` or ' or "
    I've tried using the following but it still does not work:

    PHP Code:
    $news htmlspecialchars(htmlentities(stripslashes(trim($_POST['news'])))); 
    Anyone knows the right way to use this so I can still use the "special characters"? :P

    Thanks in advance!

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    Assuming MySQL, mysql_real_escape_string().

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    Thanks, that worked


 

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