Environment Variables (Windows)

For using console commands for PHP ans MySQL in a comfortable way, some settings in the environment variables should be done. This document describes how to do this.

Tips for this Document

• Please, read this manual completely and work through the single installation steps one after another.

Figure out Paths

Please try to figure out in which paths of your Windows installation the following files are located:

• php.exe
• mysql.exe

This document uses this paths as an example for the description:

• C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP\php-5.6.30\php.exe

Enter Environmental Variables

1. Press the key combination "Windows + R" to start the input request