How To Connect ftp Server Using php

WebSolutionStuff | May-12-2021 | Categories : PHP

Hello All,

In this post i will show you how to connect ftp server using php.

PHP provide inbuilt function to connect ftp server using ftp_connect() function. Usnig ftp connection you can transferring files through FTP easily. Here i will show you how we can connect to ftp server and ftp login in php.

The ftp_connect() function opens an FTP connection to the specified host. When connection is open, you can run FTP functions against the server.

 

Syntax :

ftp_connect(host, port, timeout);

 

Parameter Details : 

host : This is Required parameter for ftp connection and Host Can be domain address or IP address.

 

port : This is Optional parameter for ftp connection, it specifies the port of the FTP server and default port  is 21.

 

timeout :  This is Optional parameter for ftp connection,it specifies timeout for all subsequent network operations and default timeout is 90 seconds.

 

Example :  

<?php

// connect to FTP server

$ftp_server = "ftp.example.com";
$ftp_conn = ftp_connect($ftp_server) or die("Could not connect to $ftp_server");

// login to FTP server

$login = ftp_login($ftp_conn, $ftp_username, $ftp_userpass);

// close ftp connection

ftp_close($ftp_conn);
?>

 

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