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Form data is always escaped with a backslash
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I am posting a form with text fields to a php script and it appears that when I read out the fields using
How can I turn that off?
The original (\ escaped) version is actually useful if you need to insert the data into a database. However, for display purposes or to write it to a text file, you'll better do without them.
You can either change the setting of magic_quotes, see detailed information here:
.. or, if you do not have access to that file (or do not want to change it), then you can call