PHP | printf() Function

PHP printf() 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 printf() Function.

The built-in PHP printf() function is used to output a formatted string.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

int printf ( string $format [, mixed $args [, mixed $... ]] )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


It contains an information about the string format.

Return Value

This built-in PHP function returns the length of the outputted string.


Try out the example below -

   printf("Web design tutorialz best e-learning platform");


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

Web design tutorialz best e-learning platform

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 quoted_printable_decode() Function.

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