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How to enable curl in php?

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how to enable the curl in php? i am unable to do it?
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
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in your php.ini file,  uncommented line

extension=php_curl.dll



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just remove ;


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hello logudotcom:

no i am using wamp server.
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
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to enable curl left click on the wamp tray icon -> php settings -> php extensions -> php_curl
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actually i has a code in which geocoder tells the latitude and longitude by address. in that program, i was getting the error curl_init() not defined, that means my curl are not defined and in php.ini file

;extension=php_bz2.dll
;extension=php_curl.dll

it is written like this, it is already uncommented. so now tell what to do?

how do i come to know that my curl have been enabled?
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by:shobinsun
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Hello,

First of all you should install curl.

For this  yum (or apt-get) install php-curl curl-devel

Regards.
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