PHP | parse_str() Function

PHP parse_str() 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 parse_str() Function.

The built-in PHP parse_str() function parses the string into variables.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

void parse_str ( string $str [, array &$arr ] )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


It is the string input



It specifies the name of an array to store the variables.

Return Value

This function does not return any value.


Try out the example below -

   parse_str("name=Nkpara Kennedy Chinaza&age=28");
   echo $name."<br>";
   echo $age;


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

Nkpara Kennedy Chinaza

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

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