Random Record Snippets


Must have a field named Weight. The more Weight the more often the record is selected. Weight should be an integer between 1 and 10.

07 March, 2013   

This simple and handy jQuery filter return a single random item from a selection of items. Credit to Waldek Mastykarz

04 December, 2011   

Example of If Statement in python

This allows you to do String.random_alphanumeric(num) to get a random string that is num characters long. Useful for generating random identifier keys.

01 November, 2015   

Returns a random number.

18 September, 2013   

If you don’t need human readable string, then use this function instead, which will create a random string you can use for user id’s etc.

09 May, 2011   

This is a general code to use when selecting an item from a MySQL database. This code isn't considered definitive and can be written in many varied ways. Note: This code requires you to connect to the MySQL database to work. Also, all field and table names need to be set up to match. This MYSQL Code using in PHP

04 October, 2012   

Code example for parsing XML in easy way using PHP

09 February, 2013   

Very simple small code to generate random password

14 May, 2011   

This is a general code to use when deleting an item from a MySQL database. This code isn't considered definitive and can be written in many varied ways. A variation of the code would be not to delete the record (as you tend to always need to restore or retrieve it sooner or later) you can add a 'status' field. If status='d' then it is...

To produce a random character from a specific list of characters (for example 'x', 'y' or 'z')

16 October, 2012   

MySQL code to generate random string

29 July, 2013   

Update random dates in MYSQL table

This basic snippet will create a random authentication code, or just a random string.

22 December, 2012   

How to select a random row in MySQL

29 July, 2013   

Selecting a Random Row from Table in MySQL

01 March, 2011   

Function that generates random passwords.

06 March, 2012   

An example code for JavaScript Random Quotes

01 September, 2014   

MySQL code example to assign random passwords

22 December, 2012   

How to update random dates in MYSQL table