### Changelog

Version Description
4.1.0 Introduced $_POST that deprecated$HTTP_POST_VARS.

### Examples

Example #1 $_POST example <?php echo 'Hello ' . htmlspecialchars($_POST["name"]) . '!';
?>


Assuming the user POSTed name=Hannes

The above example will output something similar to:

Hello Hannes!


### Notes

Note:

This is a 'superglobal', or automatic global, variable. This simply means that it is available in all scopes throughout a script. There is no need to do global \$variable; to access it within functions or methods.