Learn to setup PHP file uploader
To allow users to upload a file to the server, you first need to provide a form for them to specify which file they want to upload. Once they click the submit button of the form, the action page is called. This is the page that needs to contain the PHP code to process the uploaded file.
PHP UPLOAD INPUT FORMThe following code is an example of an input form. There are a couple of important things to note about this code:
- The action attribute points to a .php file. This is the file that will process the uploaded file.
- There is an attribute called enctype, and its value is multipart/form-data.
- One of the input fields has type="file".