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Joe Harry
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Ranchers,

Can anyone give me the real difference between PUT and POST HTTP methods?

Thanks in advance!
 
Harshit Patel
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PUT = put a resource (specified by some parameter) into the server
POST = take the parameters, and use them to modify something on the server e.g. database insert statements
 
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Thanks for the reply!
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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