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PHP Setup Your Local Development Environment

Matt Fuller
Matt Fuller
8,725 Points

Alternate location (documents>sites>testsites) not working.

Works fine with the index.php file in htdocs, but the new enviroment in the final step just shows up as "this page isnt working".

1 Answer

Christian Fynbo
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Christian Fynbo
Python Development Techdegree Student 1,125 Points

Hey Matt

It is likely that you have selected a OneDrive version of your documents folder ie. not locally. Make sure you save your index.php file on C:\Users\USER\Documents\sites\testsite. Then make your WAMP Web Server document root matches the same path.

Windows defaults to displaying your OneDrive documents folder in the cloud, if you have OneDrive installed.