Configuring PHP Development Environment
For developing a PHP application or website, we have to first create PHP development environment.
PHP development requires the following software installed and configured:
To set up the PHP development environment
1. Download, install, and configure the Web server, the PHP engine, and the MySQL server. Do one of the following:
2. Optionally, perform these steps:
There are some excellent all-in-one Windows distributions that contain Apache, PHP, MySQL and other applications in a single installation file, e.g.