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i have installed PHP on win 7 from this site

http://www.webdevelopersnotes.com/how-do-i/install-PHP-windows-7.php

and when i run this

 http://localhost/phpinfo.php  it gave me following error 

Oops! This link appears to be broken. please help

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Is there a specific reason why you're trying to roll your own installation of PHP on Win7? I can understand wanting to build a customized installation from scratch on a production server, but I presume that this is for a development/test environment. For that purpose , I would recommend uninstalling the individual components that you have been trying to integrate and installing a pre-built stack instead.

Here are links to two different pre-built stacks for Windows that include Apache, PHP, and MySQL. Just uninstall whatever you have already tried installing, choose one of the links below, and then download and run the installer:

  1. XAMPP for Windows
  2. BitNami WampStack

In moments, you will have a working PHP development/test environment without the fuss of manually integrating the components.

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What happens if you do http://127.0.0.1/phpinfo.php ?

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it works in installation guide was written that you dont need actualy restart computer just stop and start appache and just this was problem for working it was necessary restart machine thanks everybody –  dato datuashvili Aug 12 '10 at 6:59
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