Delete file or directory from server using PHP

In this article I have explain how to delete file or directory from server using PHP script. please follow below steps :

For delete file or directory from server you need to use below two different functions for this process :

  1. unlink() – this function will delete the file from your server
  2. rmdir() – this function will delete a directory from your server

Note : Before this operation please make sure your file/directory is writable.

For make writable file/directory execute below command :

Delete file(s) from server

If you want to delete single file from your server :

This statement will delete one file at a time.

For multiple files delete from server you need to prepare files array and execute using loop.

Delete Directory and files from server

 

In above article you can delete files or directory from your server using PHP script.