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#1 DapHan

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Posted 06 August 2006 - 11:36 AM

Greetings everybody!

I'm really new to PHP and I really want to learn. I see that it's somewhat similar to c++. My question is, could i preview the work I'm doing on my computer before I upload the finished project to my web host? I downloaded PHP, MySQL and even Apache but still can't get it to work. Help anyone???

#2 ronverdonk

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Posted 06 August 2006 - 12:02 PM

I advise you first to read documentation about installing and using Apache, PHP and MySql. A starting point could be "How to Get the Killer Trio Apache, PHP, and MySQL Up and Running" at link

http://www.wowwebdes..._trio_intro.php


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#3 wildteen88

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Posted 06 August 2006 - 12:03 PM

Yes its possible to run your PHP scripts locally. And you have downloaded the correct pieces of software. To install have a read of this guide

If you ahve any problems please post back. Also make sure you have downloade the zipped bineries version of PHP and not the PHP Installer version.




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