Upload single or multiple files with validations. (allowed file extensions, matched mime type, max file size, security scan, reserved file name, safe for web file name).

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PHP Upload.
Upload single or multiple files with validations.


  • allowed file extensions
  • matched mime type
  • max file size
  • max image dimensions
  • security scan
    • external security scan such as virus scan
  • reserved file name
  • safe for web file name

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// You have to include/require files if you did not install it via Composer.

if (strtolower($_SERVER['REQUEST_METHOD']) == 'post') {
    $Upload = new \Rundiz\Upload\Upload('filename');
    $Upload->move_uploaded_to = '/path/to/your/uploaded-files';
    // Allowed for gif, jpg, png
    $Upload->allowed_file_extensions = array('gif', 'jpg', 'jpeg', 'png');
    // Max file size is 900KB.
    $Upload->max_file_size = 900000;
    // Max image dimensions (width, height) in pixels. The array values must be integer only.
    // Please note that this cannot check all uploaded files correctly. For example: You allowed to upload txt and jpg, the txt file will be pass validated for max dimension. To make it more precise, please check it again file by file after move uploaded files are completed done.
    $Upload->max_image_dimensions = array(1280, 720);
    // You can name the uploaded file to new name or leave this to use its default name. Do not included extension into it.
    $Upload->new_file_name = 'new-uploaded-name';
    // Overwrite existing file? true = yes, false = no
    $Upload->overwrite = false;
    // Web safe file name is English, number, dash, underscore.
    $Upload->web_safe_file_name = true;
    // Scan for embedded php or perl language?
    $Upload->security_scan = true;
    // If you upload multiple files, do you want it to be stopped if error occur? (Set to false will skip the error files).
    $Upload->stop_on_failed_upload_multiple = false;
    // You may set calculate hash file to false if file size is too large to prevent execution timeout. (This is new since 2.0.13).
    $Upload->calculate_hash_file = true;

    // Begins upload
    $upload_result = $Upload->upload();
    // Get the uploaded file's data.
    $uploaded_data = $Upload->getUploadedData();

    if ($upload_result === true) {
        echo '<p>Upload successfully.</p>';
    if (is_array($uploaded_data) && !empty($uploaded_data)) {
        echo '<pre>'.htmlspecialchars(stripslashes(var_export($uploaded_data, true))).'</pre>';

    // To check for the errors.
    if (is_array($Upload->error_messages) && !empty($Upload->error_messages)) {
        echo '<h3>Error!</h3>';
        foreach ($Upload->error_messages as $error_message) {
            echo '<p>'.$error_message.'</p>'."\n";
        }// endforeach;

    // To check for the errors and use your own text. (new in 2.0.1).
    if (is_array($Upload->error_codes) && !empty($Upload->error_codes)) {
       foreach ($Upload->error_codes as $errIndex => $errItem) {
           if (isset($errItem['code'])) {
               switch ($errItem['code']) {
                   case 'RDU_1':
                       echo 'You have uploaded the file that is larger than limit.';
                   case 'RDU_xxx':
                       // See more in error_codes property to see its array format and all available error codes.
               }// endswitch;
       }// endforeach;

    // To use your translation from raw error message in this class. (new in 2.0.5).
    if (is_array($Upload->error_messages) && !empty($Upload->error_messages)) {
        echo '<h3>Error!</h3>';
        foreach ($Upload->errorMessagesRaw as $error_message) {
            if (isset($error_message['message']) && isset($error_message['replaces'])) {
                echo '<p>'.vprintf(
                    gettext($error_message['message']), // this example use gettext to translate text.
        }// endforeach;


<!DOCTYPE html>
        <meta charset="utf-8">
        <title>Test file upload.</title>
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="">
        <form method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data" action="upload.php">
            <input type="file" name="filename[]" multiple>
            <button type="submit" class="btn btn-primary">Upload</button>
        If you want to upload single file, use this input form
        <input type="file" name="filename">

Example results of getUploadedData()

The uploaded files and moved successfully will be result in array with these key => value format.

array (
    0 => 
    array (
        'name' => '2016-01-23_00001.jpg',
        'extension' => 'jpg',
        'size' => 599923,
        'new_name' => '2016-01-23_00001.jpg',
        'full_path_new_name' => '/path/to/your/uploaded-files/2016-01-23_00001.jpg',
        'mime' => 'image/jpeg',
        'md5_file' => 'c18b22a64cc71e1b1dfc930009e5f970',
    1 => 
    array (
        'name' => '2016-01-24_00001.jpg',
        'extension' => 'jpg',
        'size' => 260488,
        'new_name' => '2016-01-24_00001.jpg',
        'full_path_new_name' => '/path/to/your/uploaded-files/2016-01-24_00001.jpg',
        'mime' => 'image/jpeg',
        'md5_file' => 'a1b2ac1f19949d22ad02c37545d5285f',

More example is in tests folder.