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PHP | fclose() Function

PHP fclose() Function

Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP fclose() Function.

The built-in PHP fclose() function closes any open file.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

bool fclose ( resource $handle )

The file pointer must be valid, and it must point to a file successfully opened by the fopen() or fsockopen() function.

Return Value

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


Try out the below example -

   $handle = fopen("/PhpProject/sample.txt", "r");
   echo "File closed succsssfully";


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

File closed succsssfully

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 feof() Function.

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