How to install PHP 7 on windows server Manually?

It is required to install the PHP on your windows web server to run the PHP Website.

Before we install PHP 7, we will install Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015 from this URL: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48145

  1. Download the PHP 7 directly from the URL https://windows.php.net/download/

  2. Extract the PHP files to the path C:\Program Files\php. If you don't have PHP folder inside Programme Files, you can create it manually.



  3. Rename the file php.ini-production to the php.ini.



  4. Go to IIS >> PHP Manager and select Change PHP Version to 7.



  5. Add a phpinfo page to the Document root of your website.



  6. Browser the same page and it should show php7.



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