Getting eclipse to run on vista with xampp install

I have spent the last three days trying to get eclipse to run on vista using the xampp install but am having little success for every time that I run the

I have included the phpinfo page if that is any good, just need to figure out what is not correct to get the system running. any help would be appreiated.
eclipse Version: 3.4.1
Build id: M20080911-1700
PHP Version 5.2.8
Welcome to XAMPP for Windows Version 1.7.0 !

I do have the question posted in different build configurations but this is the latest on any help in getting this damn thing running would be appreciated
xdebug
xdebug support	enabled
Version 	2.0.3
 
Supported protocols	Revision
DBGp - Common DeBuGger Protocol 	$Revision: 1.125.2.4 $
GDB - GNU Debugger protocol 	$Revision: 1.87 $
PHP3 - PHP 3 Debugger protocol 	$Revision: 1.22 $
 
Directive	Local Value	Master Value
xdebug.auto_trace	Off	Off
xdebug.collect_includes	On	On
xdebug.collect_params	0	0
xdebug.collect_return	Off	Off
xdebug.collect_vars	Off	Off
xdebug.default_enable	On	On
xdebug.dump.COOKIE	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.ENV	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.FILES	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.GET	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.POST	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.REQUEST	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.SERVER	no value	no value
xdebug.dump.SESSION	no value	no value
xdebug.dump_globals	On	On
xdebug.dump_once	On	On
xdebug.dump_undefined	Off	Off
xdebug.extended_info	On	On
xdebug.idekey	Dicksmith Miranda	no value
xdebug.manual_url	http://www.php.net	http://www.php.net
xdebug.max_nesting_level	100	100
xdebug.profiler_aggregate	Off	Off
xdebug.profiler_append	Off	Off
xdebug.profiler_enable	On	On
xdebug.profiler_enable_trigger	Off	Off
xdebug.profiler_output_dir	C:\xampp\tmp	C:\xampp\tmp
xdebug.profiler_output_name	cachegrind.out.%p	cachegrind.out.%p
xdebug.remote_autostart	Off	Off
xdebug.remote_enable	On	On
xdebug.remote_handler	dbgp	dbgp
xdebug.remote_host	localhost	localhost
xdebug.remote_log	no value	no value
xdebug.remote_mode	req	req
xdebug.remote_port	10000	10000
xdebug.show_exception_trace	Off	Off
xdebug.show_local_vars	Off	Off
xdebug.show_mem_delta	Off	Off
xdebug.trace_format	0	0
xdebug.trace_options	0	0
xdebug.trace_output_dir	/tmp	/tmp
xdebug.trace_output_name	trace.%c	trace.%c
xdebug.var_display_max_children	128	128
xdebug.var_display_max_data	512	512
xdebug.var_display_max_depth	3	3

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shobinsunConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Hello,

You can run the eclipse by just double clicking the Ecilpse icon from the folder in which it is installed.

Or you can get it in the windows start button(Program lists).

Here is some video tutorials:

http://osde-info.vox.com/library/post/eclipse-video-tutorials.html

Regards.
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shobinsunCommented:
Hello,

First of all uninstall the cureent Eclipse and try to install the Easy eclipse for Lamp package.

Here is the download site:

http://www.softpedia.com/get/Programming/SDK-DDK/EasyEclipse-for-LAMP.shtml

Hope this will Help you.

regards.
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sydneyguyAuthor Commented:
I have downloaded it and set it up but how do you run it. For the eclipse I had a good how to run it but this seems different any ideas or good doc on how to do it?
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sydneyguyAuthor Commented:
have gone through those pages in the last eclipse version i had on the machine i had a menu item called >> debug >> run as php web page    but do not have it on this menu system is there something that I have missed loading up???
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shobinsunCommented:
Hello,

you can run the eclipse from your installation directory.

Could you?
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sydneyguyAuthor Commented:
yes have run it from C:\EasyEclipse-for-LAMP-1.2.2.2\eclipse.exe
and no run as php web page access
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sydneyguyAuthor Commented:
i have closed this question and starting again http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Server_Software/Web_Servers/Apache/Q_24528753.html is the new question same topic just starting again in smaller steps thanks for the help
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