Magento Installation Problems

Posted on 2014-04-20
Last Modified: 2016-03-02
Hi There

I am currently trying to install Magento.  During the installation phase I am hit with error message.

I have tried both Apache and Wamp

I have attached the error messages that I am getting, please have a look.

Question by:smaids123
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by:Dan Craciun
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Per the error message, you need to enable curl.

Left click on the wamp icon, go to PHP->PHP Extensions->php_curl

This will activate php_curl and restart Apache.

Then retry the Magento install.


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To check that your server meets the minimum requirements for Magento, which will check ALL php modules, mysql, web server etc use this script:
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Dan Craciun earned 500 total points
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Forgot the picture :)
enalble curl on WAMP

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Much appreciation for the the solution you have provided.  By activating the  'php_curl' file.  I am able to complete the installation.  

Many Thanks
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by:Dan Craciun
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You're welcome.
Glad I could help!

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