Solved

file upload problem

Posted on 2008-06-12
5
224 Views
Last Modified: 2008-06-13
i am tring to upload file to the upload folder but it wont let me

this is the code

$newname = 'upload/'.$name;
if (!file_exists($newname)) {
        //Attempt to move the uploaded file to it's new place
        if ((move_uploaded_file($tmplocation,$newname))) {
           echo "It's done! The file has been saved as: ".$newname;
        } else {
           echo "Error: A problem occurred during file upload!      
        }




i get
Error: A problem occurred during file upload!     i get

why
i am using windows vista
0
Comment
Question by:mgtm3
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 48

Accepted Solution

by:
hernst42 earned 250 total points
ID: 21770436
what do you get if you add at the bginning of you page and upload again:
<?php
error_reporting(E_ALL);
ini_set('display_errors', true);
?>
0
 

Author Comment

by:mgtm3
ID: 21770511
i get the same thing
Error: A problem occurred during file upload!    
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:hernst42
ID: 21770551
No php warning error inside you script? Are you sure $tmplocation is a valid file and $newname is a directory where the webserver is able to write to?
0
 

Author Comment

by:mgtm3
ID: 21770604
i am wrking with localhost
i am hosting the files in my pc
and i am sure that $tmplocation have the name of the file
and that where the script is there is a folder named upload
0
 
LVL 1

Assisted Solution

by:webjema
webjema earned 250 total points
ID: 21777105
Try to use absolute path in $newname
0

Featured Post

[Webinar] Code, Load, and Grow

Managing multiple websites, servers, applications, and security on a daily basis? Join us for a webinar on May 25th to learn how to simplify administration and management of virtual hosts for IT admins, create a secure environment, and deploy code more effectively and frequently.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Deprecated and Headed for the Dustbin By now, you have probably heard that some PHP features, while convenient, can also cause PHP security problems.  This article discusses one of those, called register_globals.  It is a thing you do not want.  …
I imagine that there are some, like me, who require a way of getting currency exchange rates for implementation in web project from time to time, so I thought I would share a solution that I have developed for this purpose. It turns out that Yaho…
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.
This tutorial will teach you the core code needed to finalize the addition of a watermark to your image. The viewer will use a small PHP class to learn and create a watermark.

751 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question