How to get the current index in a foreach loop?

foreach ($things as $i=>$item)
echo "Index = ".$i." is ".$item;


How to edit windows hosts file(C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts)

  1. Click Start
     Start button click All Programs, click Accessories, right-click Notepad, and then click Run as administrator.
     User Account Control permission If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow or Yes.
  2. Open the Hosts file or the Lmhosts file, make the necessary changes, and then click Save on the Edit menu. If using Windows 7, you will need to click Save on the File menu.

Codeigniter Code Completion facility by using netbeans IDE

Just write the below portion before the controller class

* @property CI_Loader $load
* @property CI_Form_validation $form_validation
* @property CI_Input $input
* @property CI_Email $email
* @property CI_DB_active_record $db
* @property CI_DB_forge $dbforge
* @property CI_Table $table
* @property CI_Session $session
* @property CI_FTP $ftp
* ….


mysqldump —Database Backup Program

Windows command promt:

To go a drive, just need to write the drive name such as > D:
To access directory D:\>cd directory_name such as  D:\>cd test_directory
To access file D:\>cd directory_name\file_name such as D:\>cd test_directory\test.php

To access upper directory [D:\users\devel2\test>cd..] the output will be  [D:\users\devel2>]

To dump mysql db table: F:\xampp\mysql\bin\mysqldump -h localhost -u root -p dxlogin users > users.sql

F =  is the drive name where xampp is installed,
-h localhost = mysql host name
-u root = mysql user name
-p = mysql password
dxlogin = database name
users = table name
users.sql = the sql file that will be dumpped.

reference site url for mysql dump