Installation of PHP 5.2.9 on Windows Server 2003 for Drupal 6.12

 

For installation of PHP 5.2.9 on Windows Server 2003 download the following files:
website http://www.php.net/
php-5.2.9-2-win32-installer.msi http://www.php.net/downloads.php
FastCGI Extension for IIS6.0 (fcgisetup32.msi)
http://www.iis.net/downloads/default.aspx?tabid=34&g=6&i=1521
- Start with running the setup of FastCGI it is a simple installation of FastCGI which is required for this setup
  of PHP on IIS 6
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Accept users terms and install PHP in the default directory C:\Program Files\PHP and select for this installation the option Fast CGI which is recommended for IIS6.

At the Choose Items to Install screen select the following Extensions:
- Multi-Byte String functions
- MySQL functions (specific for MySQL setup)
click next to finish the setup
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