I was recently setting up PHP 5.6 on IIS 8.5 and hit an error. C:Program Files (x86)\PHP\v5.6\php-cgi.exe - The FastCGI process exited unexpectedly I had been following a guide and this one didn't make much sense. After trying to endlessly debug this I found out that it wasn't actually anything to do with PHP or…
Most standard PDO tutorials from around the web are going to demonstrate using a MySQL database with apache as a web host. The PDO connection string for this setup is not going to work if you want to connect to a SQL Server database using Microsofts IIS server. The first step is to make sure…