PHP | copy() Function

PHP copy() Function


Hello dear readers! welcome back to another edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be discussing about the PHP copy() Function.

The built-in PHP copy() function makes a copy of the source file to the destination.

Syntax

Following below is the syntax to use this function -

bool copy ( string source, string dest )


If a file is copied with no size, the copy() function returns false, but the file can be correctly copied.

Return Value

This built-in PHP function returns TRUE on success and FALSE on failure.

Example

Try out the below example -

<?php
   echo copy("/PhpProject/sample.txt", "/PhpProject/sample1.txt");
?>

Output

When the above code is executed, it will produce the following result -

1


Alright guys! This is where we are rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial guide, we are going to be discussing about the PHP delete() Function.

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