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Ray October 18, 2010 Reply ignacio Thanks so much for this useful piece of information. It works when I connect to the web server from the same machine (i.e http://localhost) but not when I try connect from another machine on my internal network (  for example). Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. But one thing still confuse me is what the cause of my problem?

The next two # directives control the behaviour of the threads and processes. # # # MaxRequestsPerChild: the number of requests each child process is # allowed to process before the Back to top Apache Forum Index -> Other Software Page 1 of 1 Sign In Join Search IIS Home Downloads Learn Reference Solutions Technologies .NET Framework ASP.NET PHP Media please reopen the config file and doublecheck (in my example I used "C:/public_html") 2) Did you put the PHP file in the DocumentRoot folder from question #1? 3) If you put Problems that are seemingly random are the worst.

Comment # these lines out if you want Web visitors to see the contents of # .htaccess files. AddIcon /icons/hand.right.gif README AddIcon /icons/folder.gif ^^DIRECTORY^^ AddIcon /icons/blank.gif ^^BLANKICON^^ # # DefaultIcon is which icon to show for files which do not have an icon # explicitly set. # DefaultIcon /icons/unknown.gif Windows 7 is like taking part in a Formula One race and while the others are starting you realize, that you do not have a motor. I don't see the point of letting you edit the file then swopping it with the old version.

I have it working now. You looks like you will either need to download the older VC6 x86 Thread Safe for PHP 5.2, or use the links along the left side of the download page to I'm silly reply February 10, 2011 - 3:08am — Anonymous Error: 404 Not Found when loading test.php I seem to be having a problem with the last step though. Back to top prem1preJoined: 04 May 2012Posts: 7 Posted: Tue 08 May '12 0:13 Post subject: Nope, I dont have it.

My file was named: Warning against PHP Installer I would NOT use the "PHP Installer" version. And running Notepad as Administrator allows me to edit and save the .conf files in the right place too (/conf). I downloaded apache_2.2.6-win32-x86-no_ssl.msi. Get More Information Rather handy in a 2k text file. ^_^ Comments on this post jharnois  agrees Faq Reply With Quote December 20th, 2007,02:17 AM #3 No Profile Picture cwhite View Profile

Thank you sooo much for the Thank you sooo much for the solution. You can still find it at PHP 4 page. works fine! Thanks!!

Either at the very beginning or end of the file add the following lines: (NOTE: be sure to change BOTH C:/php parts to the directory you installed your php to) LoadModule I'll install a bootleg copy of XP before I have to deal with this again. I really didn't expect an operating system to be as deceptive as a virus, but you did it. Then delete the Virtualstore/Apache Software Foundation/ folder.

Aside from VirtualStore being a pretty awful idea to begin with, I think it's crazy (as in crazy-stupid) that Microsoft doesn't display a far more noticeable alert about it when it's Back to top DnvrSysEngrJoined: 15 Apr 2012Posts: 141Location: Denver, CO USA Posted: Sun 06 May '12 7:53 Post subject: Do you have the file php5apache2_2.dll in your php directory? Note: Not all browsers support this. # Despite the name similarity, the following Add* directives have nothing # to do with the FancyIndexing customisation directives above. # AddEncoding x-compress Z AddEncoding If you don't have the Windows SDK Windows Installer components, specifically Orca.exe, you will need to download the SDK[/url].

I can edit my httpd.conf fine under Win 7 x.x.Are you installing it as an administrator and where are you installing it? Back to top glsmithModeratorJoined: 16 Oct 2007Posts: 2023 Posted: Tue 08 May '12 1:11 Post subject: you must have downloaded the non-thread safe version (nts). So I created an APACHEDIR property with signature apacheconf, and proceeded to the Signature table and added the row as you specified. You probably want to change this. # LanguagePriority en da nl et fr de el it pt ltz ca es sv # # AddType allows you to tweak mime.types without actually

What a bunch of bullshit! This has been driving me nuts. reply October 9, 2013 - 4:34am — F Aye..

By default, all requests are taken from this directory, but # symbolic links and aliases may be used to point to other locations. # DocumentRoot "C:/Program Files/Apache Group/Apache/htdocs" Directory directives #

Privacy statement  © 2016 Microsoft. Settings for virtual hosts, which allow Web requests to be sent to # different IP addresses or hostnames and have them handled by the # same Apache server process. # # Comments Sign in|Recent Site Activity|Report Abuse|Print Page|Powered By Google Sites Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Pages View Installing PHP automatically edits httpd.conf and adds PHPIniDir.

In a mad rage you delete all settings in httpd.conf & bang out some undocumented 4-letter profanity settings guaranteed to throw Apache startup errors. So I created an APACHEDIR property with signature apacheconf, and proceeded to the Signature table and added the row as you specified. Apache LoungeWebmasters About Forum Index Downloads Search Register Log in Keep Server Online If you find the Apache Lounge, the downloads and overall help useful, please express your satisfaction When I install PHP using the downloaded msi, it says the following "Error trying to access httpd.conf file.

Great tutorial! So I highly recommend you use the PHP Zip Package version. Now note in the right frame that there is an APACHEDIR property and its signature is apacheconf. 4. Will Apache find my index.php file in /htdocs ?

but still not the php 5) windows 7. I had to search for hours until I found your comment on this SIMPLE resolution! I don't know why it's trying to change this property. When the MSI is opened, click on the AppSearch table in the left frame.

The problem will be resolved. When you saved your edited httpd.conf file, Windows 7 secretly saved it in (deep breath) … /Users/[Your User Name]/AppData/Local/VirtualStore/Program Files/Apache Software Foundation/Apache2.2/conf/httpd.conf … and a hidden link gets created within your This # also affects SERVER_NAME and SERVER_PORT in CGI scripts. # UseCanonicalName On # # TypesConfig describes where the mime.types file (or equivalent) is # to be found. # TypesConfig conf/mime.types Do you think this would work inside a coop where the door ..." Powered by WordPress & Theme by Anders Norén A Windows-Apache httpd.conf file There is a separate commentary on

The apacheconf signature, i.e., the file to look for, is missing! 5. In your test.php file, type these 3 lines and then load the file in your browser like http://localhost/test.php (you should get a whole long list of php variables, settings, etc):