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Access Counter

By Paul Lewis
on August 13, 2004

Version: 1.2

Type: Full Script

Category: HTTP

License: GNU General Public License

Description: This counter can do:
-count how many visits you got 🙂
-ignoring reloads(if the new ip is the same or older than “Wait”)
as the last one accessed !
-show the date on which the counter started (in a unix timestamp
See at the end for formating)
-show the last visited date/time(in a unix timestamp
See at the end for formating)
-show the ip of the last visitor
-show pictures (named 1.jpg, 2.jpg …0.jpg)

If ya like this or got better ideas drop me a line: [email protected]


 This counter creates a file that lists all ip addresses
that have visited the site.  If a new ip address visits
the counter increases bye one and adds the ip address to
its list.  A cookie is put on the computer also to speed
up to process for old users... a long list of ip address
can take a while to search.  The addresses are not in order.
 1-Check for cookie that says been to page
 2-If cookie then do nothing (no code required)
 3-If no cookie then check for ip adress in database
 4-If ip adress found create new cookie
 5-If ip adress not found then create new cookie,
  add 1 to the count and add ip adress to list
 6-display count

//check for ipaddress
function findip($ip, $filename){
 $file = fopen($filename, "r");
 $contents = fread($file, filesize($filename));
 //get data
 $tok = strtok($contents,"n");
 for ($i = 0; $i < $count; $i++){
  if ($ip == strtok("n")){
   return 1;
 return 0;

$filename = "count.txt";

//check if file exists
if (!file_exists($filename)){
 $file = fopen($filename , "w");
 fwrite($file, "0");

//find count - number of ip addresses
$file = fopen($filename,"r");
$count = fgets($file); //get number of visiting ips

//look for cookie and ipaddress
//decide if person has visited before
if ($visited == NULL){
 if (!findip($REMOTE_ADDR, $filename)){
  $count = $count + 1;
  $file = fopen($filename, "r+");
  fwrite($file, "$count");
  $file = fopen($filename, "a+");
  fwrite($file, "$REMOTE_ADDRn");






//display count of visited ip addresses
for ($i=0; $i < strlen($count); $i++)
  $sign = substr($count, $i, 1);
  print("<img src="$sign.jpg" border="0" alt="$sign">");