PHP gettext on IIS 7.0

I am making a website that supports multiple languages. I am trying to use PHP's gettext to accomplish this.

Relevant code:
$locale = "fra_can";
setlocale(LC_ALL, $locale);
bindtextdomain("messages", "./locale");

The above code works perfectly on a Unix based host. However this site is on IIS 7.0. No matter what I do I can not seem to get it to work on Windows (Server 2008 or 7).

I've tried tons of different locales to no avail. (fr_CA, French_Canada.1252, fra_can, fra_fra, etc.)

Folder structure I have been using is "locale/fra_can/LC_MESSAGES/" and "locale/fra_can/LC_MESSAGES/messages.po"

Any ideas would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Brad HoweDevOps ManagerCommented:

How did you go about installing PHP? Did you use the Web Platform installer?

If not, under the Web Platform options, Select "Frameworks and Runtimes", Click customize and install PHP 5.2.13.

After going through this, try your code again.

v46nAuthor Commented:
Yea I had tried that, no luck unfortuantely
v46nAuthor Commented:
this is a known bug in 5.3 and apparently will be resolved in the next update.....

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