PHP Remove File from Folder and Database

As a PHP beginner, remove file from folder and database can be difficult. Because it involves 2 processes. First is remove file from folder. Second is delete database record having that file path.

Developer often confused which process comes first. Some delete database record first and then remove file from folder and some remove file first and then delete database record. So which practice is correct?

Best way is to remove file from folder first and then delete database record. In this tutorial I am going to show you how to do that. Now let’s start.

php remove file from folder and database

Also Read: How to upload multiple images in PHP and store in Mysql

Create Database:

Create Database Table:


Database Connection and Select Images Query:

Display Images from Database:

Success and Error Messages:

Remove Image Code:

All Code Together:

 

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Author: Ahsan Zameer

I am a web developer and love to search new stuff on web. Trying different approaches and ideas to make web developing more interesting and enjoyable.