Originally Posted by Chris-2k
would this be easy to do? where would i start?
For the research, there's this article I saw some time back: PDO - MySQLi Comparison
. It gives the feeling of a smooth transition from mysql to PDO. It's a solid first step.
It compares MySQLi and PDO. MySQLi is very similar in all aspects to the original mysql db driver, although of course faster and with many other enhancements. So you'll have no problems at all following the MySQLi code.
You could later go to this one: PDO basics