How to install PHP?

For using PHP, the following things need to be installed:

  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Apache Server

For windows (Win32 systems) :

 

PHP can be installed in two ways:

  • Manually
  • Using an installer

    NOTE:
    Windows 95 is no longer supported as of PHP 4.3.0.
    Windows 98/Me/NT4 is no longer supported as of PHP 5.3.0.

 

For simple one step install of PHP:

You can download “xampp” from here.

It is a complete package of PHP, MySQL, Apache server and few more things.

 

Manual installation of PHP:

  1. Download the PHP library from here.
  2. For detailed steps of installation refer here.
  3. Download MySQL for free here: http://www.mysql.com/downloads/
  4. Download Apache for free here: http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *