PHP Installation on Windows Systems

This chapter provides notes and tutorials on installing PHP on Windows systems. Topics include downloading and installing PHP 5.2.2; running PHP scripts in Command Line Interface (CLI) and Common Gateway Interface (CGI).

Download and Install PHP 5.2.2 on Windows

Running PHP Scripts

Table of Contents

 About This Book

PHP Installation on Windows Systems

 Integrating PHP with Apache Web Server

 charset="*" - Encodings on Chinese Web Pages

 Chinese Characters in PHP String Literals

 Multibyte String Functions in UTF-8 Encoding

 Input Text Data from Web Forms

 Input Chinese Text Data from Web Forms

 MySQL - Installation on Windows

 MySQL - Connecting PHP to Database

 MySQL - Character Set and Encoding

 MySQL - Sending Non-ASCII Text to MySQL

 Retrieving Chinese Text from Database to Web Pages

 Input Chinese Text Data to MySQL Database

 References

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