Upload all types of Images with PHP

For very beginners to upload all types of images within with given maximum file size use the following code:

add code to ur interface like profile.php

<form action=”upload.php” method=”post” enctype=”multipart/form-data”>
<p>
<label for=”file”>Select an image file:</label> <input type=”file” name=”userfile” id=”file”> <br />
<button>Upload File</button>

<p>
</form>

Add code to upload.php:

<?
// Configuration – Your Options
$allowed_filetypes = array(‘.jpg’,’.gif’,’.bmp’,’.png’); // These will be the types of file that will pass the validation.
$max_filesize = 524288; // Maximum filesize in BYTES (currently 0.5MB).
$upload_path = ‘./pics/’; // The place the files will be uploaded to (currently a ‘files’ directory).

$filename = $_FILES[‘userfile’][‘name’]; // Get the name of the file (including file extension).
$ext = substr($filename, strpos($filename,’.’), strlen($filename)-1); // Get the extension from the filename.

// Check if the filetype is allowed, if not DIE and inform the user.
if(!in_array($ext,$allowed_filetypes))
die(‘The file you attempted to upload is not allowed.’);

// Now check the filesize, if it is too large then DIE and inform the user.
if(filesize($_FILES[‘userfile’][‘tmp_name’]) > $max_filesize)
die(‘The file you attempted to upload is too large.’);

// Check if we can upload to the specified path, if not DIE and inform the user.
if(!is_writable($upload_path))
die(‘You cannot upload to the specified directory, please CHMOD it to 777.’);

// We’ll start handling the upload in the next step
// Upload the file to your specified path.
if(move_uploaded_file($_FILES[‘userfile’][‘tmp_name’],$upload_path . $filename))
echo ‘Your file upload was successful, view the file <a href=”‘ . $upload_path . $filename . ‘” title=”Your File”>here</a>’; // It worked.
else
echo ‘There was an error during the file upload. Please try again.’; // It failed :(.

?>

Now browse the page to upload image and see the result.

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One Response

  1. We use bulk image uploader solution from Quadroland.
    It can also resize and rotate images before sending. They supply PHP integration example as well
    http://quadroland.com/q_imageuploader/

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