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PHP Upload File Unique Name: Process uploads and store them with unique names

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This package can process uploads and store them with unique names.

It provides a PHP script to process an uploaded file by checking if it has one of the supported file name extensions.

The script also checks if the file has the name of a file that has not yet been uploaded.

If the file passes all the checks, the script moves the file to a separate directory using a hash of the original file name to create a new file named for the stored file.

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Example

<?php
// Define the path to the upload directory
$targetDir = "uploads/";
// Make sure the upload directory exists
if (!file_exists($targetDir)) {
   
mkdir($targetDir, 0777, true);
}

if (isset(
$_FILES["file"])) {
   
// Get the file extension
   
$fileType = strtolower(pathinfo(basename($_FILES["file"]["name"]), PATHINFO_EXTENSION));
   
// Allowed file types
   
$allowedTypes = ['jpg', 'png', 'jpeg', 'gif'];

   
// Check if the file is an image
   
if (in_array($fileType, $allowedTypes)) {
       
// Generate a unique name for the file
       
$uniqueFileName = md5(time() . rand()) . "." . $fileType;
       
$uniqueFilePath = $targetDir . $uniqueFileName;

       
// Check if file already exists
       
if (!file_exists($uniqueFilePath)) {
           
// Try to upload the file
           
if (move_uploaded_file($_FILES["file"]["tmp_name"], $uniqueFilePath)) {
                echo
"The file " . htmlspecialchars($uniqueFileName) . " has been uploaded.";
            } else {
                echo
"Sorry, there was an error uploading your file.";
            }
        } else {
            echo
"File already exists. Please try again.";
        }
    } else {
        echo
"Sorry, only JPG, JPEG, PNG & GIF files are allowed.";
    }
} else {
    echo
"No file was uploaded. Please try again.";
}
?>


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