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Magento install on xampp

Posted on 2014-01-30
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Hi,

When i try to install magento on xampp , i am getting error.

php_mcrypt.dll is not found.

I downloaded the dll and placed in php/ext folder.

Still no luck , please advice.

Thanks
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In php.ini (C:/XAMPP/php) look for
;extension=php_mcrypt.dll
and remove the ; from the beginning, if not there then just add it to the end of the file, save and restart Apache
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Cathal,

yes , already tried that . No luck .
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Make sure Apache does stop before starting it again in the XAMPP control panel, and do an hard refresh in the browser.
If still no joy. Put the following in a text file and save as phpinfo.php in your root folder
<?php
phpinfo();
?>
Load the file in the browser and search for php_mcrypt and see if it listed as loaded.
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This is what happened for me

added php_mcrypt.dll to php.ini

Restarted the apache.

Getting the attached error.

In phpinfo, i dont see php_mcrypt.
php-ee.jpg
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In php.ini did you uncomment any other lines?
Look for php4ts.dll and uncomment it (assuming you are not using MSSQL)

Are you sure php_mcrypt.dll is in the php/ext folder - you shouldn't have needed to download it, it comes with xampp.
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I follow what Cathal informs, but no luck yet.
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Anyone, please advice ? Or Moderator please close this question.
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