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PHP | stripslashes() Function

PHP stripslashes() 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 stripslashes() Function.

The PHP stripslashes() function is used to remove backslashes added by the built-in PHP addslashes() function.

Note: This built-in function can be used to clean up data retrieved from a database or from an HTML form.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

string stripslashes ( string $str )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


It is used to the string to search

Return Value

This built-in function in PHP returns a string with backslashes stripped off.


Try out the example below -

   echo stripcslashes("web design \tutorialz");


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

web design tutorialz

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 stristr() Function.

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