PHP | odbc_connect() Function

PHP odbc_connect() 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 odbc_connect() Function.

The PHP odbc_connect() function is used to connect to a data source.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

resource odbc_connect ( string $dsn , string $user , string $password [, int $cursor_type ] )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


it contains information about the database source name for the connections



it contains information about the user



it contains information about password



it sets the type of cursor to be used for ODBC connections

Return Value

This built-in PHP function returns an odbc connection on success or FALSE on failure.

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

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