Problems with the Windows version of XAMPP, questions, comments, and anything related.


Postby LeighWhitlingNew » 19. June 2017 14:58

Hi There

I am getting the below error when visiting a webpage hosted via Xammp

Fatal error: Call to undefined function mssql_connect()

The same code/page is running on a different version of Xammp on a different machine and it runs fine so i know its not the coding. I remember i had to edit php.ini and add a mssql.dll to extensions but i have also done this to no avail.

Can someone supply a walk through or link please?
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XAMPP version: 3.2.2
Operating System: Windows 10 Pro

Re: MSSQL Error

Postby Nobbie » 20. June 2017 09:56

You cannot add mssql to your Xampp installation, it has been removed since PHP 7.0.0. See

This feature was REMOVED in PHP 7.0.0.

and also

This extension is not available anymore on Windows with PHP 5.3 or later.
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