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Insert a row in 'Mysql' table using JSP Code

In this section, we will discuss about how to insert data in Mysql database using JSP code.

Insert a row in 'Mysql' table using JSP Code

In this section, we will discuss about how to insert data in Mysql database using JSP code.

Query for creating database table :

create database ankdb;

create table stu_info (
ID int not null auto_increment,
Name varchar(20),
City varchar(20),
Phone varchar(15),
primary key(ID)

NOTE : Download Mysql connector.jar file from--

And paste it in " jre\ lib\ ext " folder of Java. This file acts as connector between your Tomcat server & Mysql database Table.

Code to insert row in Mysql table :


<%@ page import="java.sql.*" %>

<%@ page import="*" %>



<TITLE>Navigating in a Database Table </TITLE>


<BODY bgcolor="#ffffcc">

<font size="+3" color="red"><br>Welcome Guest !</font>

<FORM action="databaseinsertion.jsp" method="get">

<TABLE style="background-color: #ECE5B6;" WIDTH="30%" >


<TH width="50%">Name</TH>

<TD width="50%"><INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="name"></TD>



<TH width="50%">City</TH>

<TD width="50%"><INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="city"></TD>



<TH width="50%">Phone</TH>

<TD width="50%"><INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="phone"></TD>




<TD width="50%"><INPUT TYPE="submit" VALUE="submit"></TD>




String name = request.getParameter("name");

String city = request.getParameter("city");

String phone = request.getParameter("phone");

String connectionURL ="jdbc:mysql://";

Connection connection = null;

PreparedStatement pstatement = null;


int updateQuery = 0;

if(name!=null && city!=null && phone!=null){

if(name!="" && city!="" && phone!="") {

try {

connection = DriverManager.getConnection(connectionURL,"root","root");

String queryString = "INSERT INTO stu_info(Name,City,Phone) VALUES (?, ?, ?)";

pstatement = connection.prepareStatement(queryString);

pstatement.setString(1, name);

pstatement.setString(2, city);

pstatement.setString(3, phone);

updateQuery = pstatement.executeUpdate();

if (updateQuery != 0) { %>


<TABLE style="background-color: #E3E4FA;" WIDTH="30%" border="1">

<tr><th>Data is inserted successfully in database.</th></tr>





catch (Exception ex) {

out.println("Unable to connect to batabase.");


finally {











After inserting row in table ,the following message will display  :

Download Source Code


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