how to copy multiple files from one folder to another in php

how to copy multiple files from one folder to another in php

Today i will show you how to copy multiple files from one folder to another or same folder.We can easily create a copy or duplicate file to original in PHP with PHP’s built in function called copy(). It requires two arguments to perform its operation, the source file to copy, and the destination file path. it will return TRUE on Success and FALSE on failure. below i write code for copy multiple files from one folder to another just copy and past and change source file folder path and destination file folder.

PHP code for copy multiple files from one folder to another

<?php
$srcPath = 'test/';
$destPath = 'test1/';  

$srcDir = opendir($srcPath);
while($readFile = readdir($srcDir))
{
    if($readFile != '.' && $readFile != '..')
    {
        /* this check doesn't really make sense to me,
           you might want !file_exists($destPath . $readFile) */
        if (!file_exists($readFile)) 
        {
            if(copy($srcPath . $readFile, $destPath . $readFile))
            {
                echo "Copy file";
            }
            else
            {
                echo "Canot Copy file";
            }
        }
    }
}

closedir($srcDir);
?>

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My name is Mukesh Jakhar and I am a Web Application Developer and Software Developer, currently living in Jaipur, India. I have a Master of Computer Application in Computer Science from JNU Jaipur University. I loves to write on technology and programming topics. Apart from this, I love to travel and enjoy the beauty of nature.

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