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post Jun 20 2012, 01:03 PM
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I am a music composer, and am trying to offer a new service to my customers. I sell marching band shows for high school marching bands, which have multiple movements (songs) to them. What I am trying to create is a Form that the customer fills out with their name and personal information on the first page, and then on pages 2-4 of the form, there will be circles for the customer to choose from. Next to those there will be the name of the movement, and audio next to it. I drew a diagram. This will be for pages 2-4.
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On the final Page, it would ask for the Title of the marching show (entered through a text box), and allow the customer to backtrack to any of the other pages. Then, when the customer hits submit, it will show him a confirmation page, and a number (each movement has a certain number that goes with it that I will organiize) with the title and addition information. When the customer reaches that confirmation page, it will email me the information.

So, is there a way I could pull this off. I do not have enough money to hire a company to help me out with this, and I also need to update it with more of my compositions. I have seen it done before, but I need help and advice to get it started.
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Brian Chandler
post Jun 21 2012, 01:31 AM
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You need to write a server script (in PHP, Perl, ASP etc) with a database (MySQL etc) to hold the orders. This is programming, but not particularly difficult.

Almost certainly you do not want anything mailed to you. You write admin script(s) for checking in the database what someone has ordered.

What sort of compositions are they?
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