From:  hannes.magnusson@gmail.com (Hannes Magnusson)
Date:  05 Sep 2014 01:35:12 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.php.net/php.internals.win
Subject:  

Re: [INTERNALS-WIN] Re: [PHP-WEBMASTER] PHP Installation

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On Thu, Sep 4, 2014 at 10:30 AM, Stephen Zarkos
 wrote:
> Hi Hannes,
>
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Hannes Magnusson [mailto:hannes.magnusson@gmail.com]
>>
>> On Thu, Sep 4, 2014 at 8:38 AM, Kalle Sommer Nielsen 
>> wrote:
>> > Hi Sanjeet
>> >
>> > 2014-09-03 0:09 GMT+02:00 sanjeet arya :
>> >> I'm having problem in installing php in windows 7. The error message
>> >> shown is " The program can't start because MSVCR110.dll is missing
>> >> from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem"
>> >> What is MSVCR110.dll and how can I fix this problem,
>> >
>> > Despite this not being a help mailing list I've decided to give you
>> > quickly help you here; MSVCR is the Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime,
>> > version 11.0 and it can be found on the Microsoft download center
>> > here:
>> >
>> > http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30679
>> >
>> > This article (bookmark this), contains a list of the different
>> > versions in case you ever get a similar issue with PHP, or other
>> > applications needing the runtime:
>> >
>> > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2019667
>>
>>
>> I don't see this info on windows.php.net or us3.php.net/install.windows for
>> that matters.
>> Could you guys update the webiste with the proper information?
>> I hit the same issue few weeks ago and thought the build was broken o.O
>>
>> -Hannes
>
>
> We already have this information on the windows.php.net website.  We have links on the left side to the VC9 and VC11 runtimes.
>



Uhh.. nice. I skipped that part as I couldn't care less about compiler
information when I just want to download the executable and run a
simple script.

Could you add a FAQ or something that clearly has that error message
for easier searching?
Searching for even "MSVCR" gives no results on windows or www

-Hannes