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#1 jaic

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Posted 03 September 2006 - 09:38 AM

Hi
Just starting to set up apache, php and mysql, all new to this, but cant get .php files to read in html browser, but when i take out "echo" lines, they read as standard .html files, can anyone help me configure my machine so i can get started please, thanks.

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#2 paul2463

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Posted 03 September 2006 - 11:13 AM

are you using the php tags?
<?php

your code here

?>

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#3 Mutley

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Posted 03 September 2006 - 11:15 AM

It is very most likely that your Apache web server isn't setup correctly, you have to add the PHP settings into the config file for Apache, otherwise it won't detect it as PHP resulting in it being displayed as text (html).
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