PHP | getcwd() Function

PHP getcwd() 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 getcwd() Function.

The built-in PHP getcwd() function gets the current working directory.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

string getcwd ( void );

Parameter Details

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Return Value

This function returns the current working directory on success and FALSE on failure.


Try out the below example -

   echo getcwd() . "\n";
   echo getcwd() . "\n";


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


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 opendir() Function.

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