# How to read a single file inside a zip archive with PHP

To read a single fine inside z zip archive, the code is as follows −

$handle = fopen('zip://test.zip#test.txt', 'r');$result = '';
while (!feof($handle)) {$result .= fread($handle, 8192); } fclose($handle);
echo \$result;

The output will be the contents of the zip file.