The PHP script works on Apache web servers for all kind of files. I have used this script for file downloads bigger than 500MB.
The SELECT menu shows all uploaded files and after a file is selected, the PHP download script will open the file and sends the data to your web browser.
Single quotes do not interpolate variables in PHP. You have also failed to properly terminate the string, probably due to putting more single quotes inside it. Try: Header('Content-Disposition: attachment; filename="'.$_SESSION['name'].'.txt"'); Kolink also points out that you should use...
1. PHP Download Remote File From URL With file_get_contents and file_put_contents.
Hello there! Today we are going to create a simple file download tracker with php and mysql. To track downloads, we need to upload our file to uploads directory and add files metadata (like file name and path) to database table.
Update download.php with your desired settings for base downloads folder, downloads log file name, allowed file types. Use following syntax for downloads: download.php?f=FileName.
PHP File download class will be helpful for developers and users to provide facility of “File Download” by hiding real file paths.
PHP file download for dynamic data. Sometime we ask visitors to download files from a web site.
When calling $.generateFile, you need to pass the name of the file (should be something descriptive), its text content, and the path to download.php. As you can see in the example above, we can generate any kind of file, as long as it is text.
select * from upload table limit to show only 5 data s. and the variable $result is fetched as array in while and echo the file name. for that file name we are giving the download link, that is from download.php.