How To Get the Number of Rows Selected or Affected by a SQL Statement

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How To Get the Number of Rows Selected or Affected by a SQL Statement? - MySQL FAQs - Managing Tables and Running Queries with PHP Scripts

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There are two functions you can use the get the number of rows selected or affected by a SQL statement:

  • mysql_num_rows($res) - Returns the number of rows selected in a result set object returned from SELECT statement.
  • mysql_affected_rows() - Returns the number of rows affected by the last INSERT, UPDATE or DELETE statement.

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