Check Username Availability With jQuery In PHP And MySql

This is a script to Check Username availability with Jquery in PHP and MySql, after entering the username it will check in the database and displays a message depending on the result from the database, we are using simple jquery code to achieve this, first of all using jquery, we are reading the input value and then sending it a php page, it will search the database table, depending on the response it will display message.

Code for Check Username availability with Jquery in PHP and MySql

First add the jqery file in the head section of html file

<script type="text/javascript" src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.8.2.js"></script>

After that your input element should have this code surrounded.

	<input name="username" type="text"id="username" />
	</span>	<span id="usernameLoading"><img src="indicator.gif" alt="Ajax Indicator" /></span>
<span id="usernameResult"></span> <input type="hidden" name="chkavailibility" value="0">

This is the Jquery code

<script type="text/javascript">

$(document).ready(function() {
      $.post("checkAvail.php", {
        username: $('#username').val()
      }, function(response){
        setTimeout("finishAjax('usernameResult', '"+escape(response)+"')", 400);
    	return false;

function finishAjax(id, response) {
} //finishAjax

This is the checkAvail.php file

include "connection.php";
   $username = $_POST['username']; // get the username
if ($username=="")
 // if the post value is empty it will not do anything
 { // if it's not empty, it will  query the database and outputs the message
    $query = "SELECT * FROM register WHERE uname ='$username'";
$result = mysql_query($query);
	$num_rows = mysql_num_rows($result);
	if($num_rows >0 )
		echo 'Username Unavailable';
		echo 'Username Available';

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Vivek Vengala

Vivek Vengala is a Online Entrepreneur, Web Developer from Hyderabad India.

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thanks a lot I need this code


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