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Add user data to the database from an existing form.
Save data from a form to a custom database table.
You will need the following knowledge and skills. If you need a review, check out the Additional resources section at the bottom of this page.
- Understand how to update user information in the database.
- Use database queries.
- Use default values in forms.
Create a function to save the user data which has been submitted in the altered user form.
hook_user_updatecan be used to manage additional functionality for a user object.
- Break down functions to set and retrieve data, so they can be re-used.
Further your understanding
- Continue to the next lesson: Movie Project: Create a Render Array and Theme Functions.