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PHP File Uploading

PHP File Uploading

You can use PHP to upload files to server with the help of HTML Form



Example of File Upload


<!--This is file.html file-->

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<body>

<form action = "upload.php" method = "post" 
enctype = "multipart/form-data">
    
    <input type="file" name="Uploadfile" id="file">
    <input type="submit" value="Upload Image" name="submit">

</form>

</body>
</html>



/*This is getfile.php file*/
<?php

echo $_FILES['Uploadfile']['name'];
echo $_FILES['Uploadfile']['type'];
echo $_FILES['Uploadfile']['size'];

?>

Code Explanation

  • $_FILES is used to get the files and its content.

  • $_FILES['file']['tmp_name']- the uploaded file in the temporary directory on the web server.

  • $_FILES['file']['name'] - the actual name of the uploaded file.

  • $_FILES['file']['size'] - the size in bytes of the uploaded file.

  • $_FILES['file']['type'] - the MIME type of the uploaded file.

  • $_FILES['file']['error'] - the error code associated with this file upload.

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