Category: PHP

In CodeIgniter, there is zip library for creating a zip file but there is no library available for extracting the zip file.

To extract need to use ZipArchive Class.

Load the file and extract to a location using the ZipArchive Class object.

In this tutorial, I show how you can upload and extract a zip file to a specific location in CodeIgniter.

How to upload and extract Zip file in CodeIgniter

CodeIgniter PHP

In PHP, ZipArchive Class is used for creating a zip file.

For adding a whole directory files need to read directory files one by one and add in the ZipArchive Class object.

CodeIgniter already provided zip library which allows to either add files or a directory for Compress.

Need to load the zip library for using it.

In this tutorial, I show how you can create a zip file, download, and save it to the server with CodeIgniter.

Create and download zip file in CodeIgniter

CodeIgniter PHP

Laravel Excel is a package which simplifies the import and export data in Laravel.

It allows exporting data in various format – xlsx, csv, xml, html, pdf, etc.

Require to create a separate class from where return data and set heading row.

In this tutorial, I am using it to export MySQL data in CSV and Excel format in Laravel project.

Export data in Excel and CSV format with Laravel Excel

DataBase Laravel PHP

AJAX DataBase Laravel PHP

In CSV file you can store data in comma-separated string format.

Sometimes require to import existing CSV file data to MySQL database.

For this, you can either directly read the file or upload and then read the file for insert data.

In this tutorial, I show how you can upload and import CSV file data in your MySQL database with Laravel.

Import CSV Data to MySQL database with Laravel

DataBase Laravel PHP

File uploading is most used functionality in web applications.

Lots of application allows the users to manipulate files to the server like – profile image, upload documents, import data, etc.

In this tutorial, I show how you can validate and upload a file in Laravel.

How to Upload a File in Laravel

Laravel PHP

Nowadays mainly in every e-commerce websites, there is a rating option on the product page.

The user can rate the product based on its quality, usefulness, etc.

This rating is helpful for the other user who wants to purchase the product.

There are many jQuery plugins are available to add a rating bar on the page.

In this tutorial, I am using Bootstrap star rating plugin to create rating system in the CodeIgniter project.

Building a 5 star rating system in CodeIgniter

AJAX CodeIgniter PHP