22nd October 2007

Running PHP on 64-Bit Windows

I have recently started working on 64-bit Windows servers more often and thought I’d share some of my experiences along the way.

One of the issues I encountered was with the installation of PHP on a 64-bit Windows Server 2003 R2 machine. The server already had IIS 6.0 installed so I downloaded the latest distribution of PHP and installed it in the usual way as described here How To Install PHP on IIS 6.0

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6th September 2007

How To Install WordPress on IIS 6.0

In the final article in this series I am going to demonstrate how to install and configure WordPress on an IIS 6.0 web server. WordPress is a free open source blogging platform which requires both PHP and MySQL and is renowned for its “Famous 5 Minute Installation”. However, it was because the installation was taking considerably longer than 5 minutes that I decided to start writing my own installation guide.

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5th September 2007

How To Install MySQL and PHP on IIS 6.0

In this walkthrough we are going to look at installing and configuring MySQL to work with PHP on an IIS 6.0 web server. If you have not already installed PHP you can do so by following the steps in this article here (http://www.iisadmin.co.uk/?p=4)

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4th September 2007

How To Install PHP on IIS 6.0

I recently decided to experiment with hosting my own blog and after looking at the various packages available decided that I wanted to use WordPress. However, when it came to installing WordPress, I found that there was a lack of really good documentation available if you wanted to use IIS 6.0 as your web server. I also found quite a bit of contradictory information regarding the installation of PHP and MySQL on Windows 2003 - so I decided to write my own. This is the first of a series of articles which will provide a complete walkthrough enabling you to install PHP, MySQL and WordPress on an IIS 6.0 web server.

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