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Finding the document root

Finding the document root: PHP with MySQL Essential Training (2013)
Finding the document root: PHP with MySQL Essential Training (2013)

When creating Web applications and content, it is important to keep all of your files in the same place. If you don't, your PHP program may not find your MySQL database or other needed files to run your Web project properly. Finding the document root allows you to find the right place to save your project-related files. This online video takes you through the necessary steps to find and save project pieces in the right location.

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Skill Level Beginner
14h 32m
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Q: This course was revised on 6/4/2013. What changed?

A: The old version of this course was 6 years old and it was time for a complete revision, using PHP 5.4. (The tutorials will work with any version of PHP and covers any differences you might encounter). The author has also added updated installation instructions for Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Windows 8. The topics and end project are the same, but the code is slightly different. It also addresses frequently asked questions from the previous version.

Q: This course was updated on 5/20/2015. What changed?

A: We added one movie called "Changing the document root in Yosemite," which helps the Mac installation run more smoothly.

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