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How to Enable cURL on Windows & Apache Server?

Firstly, locate your php.ini file, which in my case is in the default directory of xampp\php and edit with a notepad.

Locate and uncomment (remove the ; at the start of the line) the following lines:

extension=php_curl.dll

Restart your Apache server.

To test if cURL is successfully running on your Windows Apache Server, run phpinfo(); on your localhost like so:


You should see somewhere on that page a block that looks like this:
curl

That’s it

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