[Last Call] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
?
Solved

PHP extension configuration error in IIS 7.5

Posted on 2012-03-20
4
Medium Priority
?
2,902 Views
Last Modified: 2012-03-20
Platform: PHP 5.3 on Windows 2008 R2 Server, IIS 7.5

Hi, experts. I have set up PHP 5.3 on my Windows 2008 R2 server.

I've placed a phpinfo.php file in web root: C:\inetpub\wwwroot\phpinfo.php

It is a simple PHP file that reports that PHP is working. But when I load my phpinfo.php file, IIS shows me this error:

"HTTP Error 404.3 - Not Found. The page you are requesting cannot be served because of the extension configuration. If the page is a script, add a handler. If the file should be downloaded, add a MIME map."

In IIS Handler Mappings I have entry for:

Name: PHP53_via_FastCGI
Path: *.php
Handler: FastCGIModule
Entry Type: Local

What else do I need to do to enable PHP on my Windows server?

Thanks very much for any advice.

Eric
0
Comment
Question by:Eric Bourland
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 84

Accepted Solution

by:
Dave Baldwin earned 2000 total points
ID: 37743894
1
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:Eric Bourland
ID: 37745587
Hi, Dave,

Thanks for this note. I followed those instructions carefully; I configured php.ini, and I set up the Handler Mapping. I also installed PHP Manager for IIS, and that reports that PHP is installed correctly. Thus, I am puzzled. I am missing some configuration that IIS expects.

I'll keep looking and reading. Thank you for any further advice you might have.

All best,

Eric
0
 
LVL 3

Author Closing Comment

by:Eric Bourland
ID: 37745673
Dave, I know what I did wrong. In IIS, I added the PHP Handler Mapping under the server name, which is "Monkseal". But not under the default IIS site, which is where the Handler Mapping needed to go.

Thanks again for your help. Have a great evening.

Best from Eric
0
 
LVL 84

Expert Comment

by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 37745835
You're welcome, glad you found it.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you are a web developer, you would be aware of the <iframe> tag in HTML. The <iframe> stands for inline frame and is used to embed another document within the current HTML document. The embedded document could be even another website.
Preparing an email is something we should all take special care with – especially when the email is for somebody you may not know very well. The pressures of everyday working life stacked with a hectic office environment can make this a real challen…
Are you ready to place your question in front of subject-matter experts for more timely responses? With the release of Priority Question, Premium Members, Team Accounts and Qualified Experts can now identify the emergent level of their issue, signal…
Please read the paragraph below before following the instructions in the video — there are important caveats in the paragraph that I did not mention in the video. If your PaperPort 12 or PaperPort 14 is failing to start, or crashing, or hanging, …
Suggested Courses

834 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question