PHP handling file uploads
PHP handles file uploads through different method.POST method uploads:
This allows user to upload both text and binary files. PHP has a number of authentication and file manipulation functions, a control over upload is possible.
Files can be uploaded in PHP by using the tag type=”file”. An upload form must have encytype="multipart/form-data" , method also needs to be set to method="post". Also, hidden input MAX_FILE_SIZE before the file input. To restrict the size of filesExample:
<form enctype="multipart/form-data" action="sampleuplaod.php" method="POST">
<input type="hidden" name="MAX_FILE_SIZE" value="1000" />
Finally, using move_uploaded_file () the file can be uploaded. Parameters will be source file and destination file