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PHP | strcspn() Function

PHP strcspn() 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 strcspn() Function.

The PHP strcspn() function returns number of characters found in a string before any part of the specified characters are found.

Note: This function is binary-safe.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -


Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


It specifies string to search



It specifies chars to search



It specifies where in string to start



It specifies the length of a string

Return Value

This built-in function returns the number of characters found in a string.


Try out the example below -

   echo strcspn("webdesigntutorialz best e-learning platform","r");


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


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 strip_tags() Function.

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