isset in php
snippet in php

isset() in php

user6040

<?php

  $a = 0;
// True because $a is set
if (isset($a)) {
  echo 
  "Variable 'a' is set.<br>";
}

$b = null;
// False because $b is 
  NULL
if (isset($b)) {
  echo "Variable 'b' is set.";
}
?>
 

isset in php

user444

/**
 * Returns a bool (true or false)
 */
isset($x);
/**
 * Examples
 */
$x = 'myValue';
if(isset($x)){
	echo 'x is set';
}
/**
 * this will echo out 'x is set'
 */


$x = null;
if(isset($x)){
	echo 'x is set';
}
/**
 * This will NOT echo out 'x is set'
 */


if(isset($y)){
 	echo 'y is set'; 
}
/**
 * This will NOT echo out 'y is set'
 */

if exist php

user4930

if (isset($var)) {
  // Code here
}

php check if variable exists

user8807


<?php

  $a = 0;
// True because $a is set
if (isset($a)) {
  echo 
  "Variable 'a' is set.<br>";
}

$b = null;
// False because $b is 
  NULL
if (isset($b)) {
  echo "Variable 'b' is set.";
}
?>
 

isset in php

user5007

$age = 0;
// Evaluates as true because $age is set
if (isset($age)) {
echo '$age is set even though it is empty';
}

isset in php

user2295

//with new features in new PHP versions like 7
//you can simplify writing of isset in the following way,
//old way of isset to display name if name variable is not null
echo isset($name) ? $name : "no name"
 //new and simple way with null coalescing operator
echo $name ?? "no name"