Save current timestamp in MySQL using PHP mysqi binding




If you have a filed defined and timestamp in MySQL table and you want to insert or update the field using mysqli binding, you can make use of the now() function of MySQL



Example Insert query:
$query = "INSERT INTO my_table VALUES ('text1',now())";
mysqli_query($mysqli, $query);


Example Update query:
$query = "UPDATE my_table SET $topicId=?, $topicName=?, created_date=now()";
$stmt -> bind_param("ss",$topic_name,$topic_desc);
$stmt -> execute();
$stmt -> close();


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