Learn how to enable MySQLi Extension on the PHP in Apache environment.

I had this problem when I newly installed Apache and MySQL database on a server.

I wrote a script in PHP to access the MySQL database using the mysqli function but the PHP service would not go beyond the mysqli function call. I know that the PHP service is running my invoking the info.php page which also means that the Apache is configured correctly.

In this video I will demonstrate how to enable your mysqli function on your Apache server running PHP.

MySQLi Extension (MySQL Improved) is a database driver utilized by PHP programming language to provide an interface to MySQL databases. Curently, there are three main APIs available should you require your program to interface with MySQL database server; PHP’s MySQL Extension, PHP’s MySQLi Extension and PHP Data Objects (PDO).