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I'm running Dreamweaver CS5.5 on Windows.

I've successfully installed

  • WAMP (from PHP Basics Course),
  • Wordpress 3.4 (latest version as of 26 June 2012), and
  • Dreamweaver CS5.5

I've run PHP on WAMP, I can see my WP site on localhost, and the DW install is fine.

 

Problem:

Do not know how to set Server Model to PHP MySQL when trying to get WP into DW.

 

Detail:

in the Dreamweaver and Wordpress: Define A Site In Dreamweaver video,

the version of DW shows an Advanced tab at the top, and

an option to set the Server Model to PHP / MySQL at the bottom of the Server Form.

 

My Windows installation of DW CS5.5 does not show that on the form.

How do I accomplish setting the Server Model to PHP/MySQL?

 

Greater Detail--

Wordpress Install:

I installed wordpress to the main www folder and did a second installation to a subfolder:

C:\wamp\www\wordpress\ and

C:\wamp\www\IM University\wordpress (part of troubleshooting).

 

I went to http://localhost/ and from the WAMP home page,

Clicked on PhpMyAdmin, and created a new website database (called it imdb).

 

I ran the install script. Form fields follow:

Database name: imdb

Database username: root (says your MySQL username)

Database password: (leave blank) (says your MySQL password)

Database host

Table prefix (if you want to run more than one WordPress in a single

database) wp-

 

I created the wordpress and logged in.

 

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DREAMWEAVER and WORDPRESS Steps Taken

=====================================

1. Site menu, new site

Fill out form:

 

first site has wordpress in www:

Site Name: IM Options

Local Site Folder: C:\wamp\www\

 

second site has wordpress in sub folder:

Site Name: IM University

Local Site Folder: C:\wamp\www\IM University\

 

2. Server for first site:

a. click Servers (on left on Site Setup for yoursitename

B) click plus sign in bottom left of pop-up window

c) Fill out form:-- see below

d) Click testing and unclick remote (pretty sure)

d) click Advanced Tab

e) Server Model: (on bottom) select PHP MySQL HELP--Can't do!!!

 

Fill out form -- list item c) -- details

 

server for first site:

 

Server name: IM Server

Connect using: Local/Network

Server folder: C:\wamp\www

Web URL: http://localhost/wordpress/

 

Server for second site (wp in sub-folder):

 

Server name: IM Server

Connect using: Local/Network

Server folder: C:\wamp\www\IM University\

Web URL: http://localhost/IM University/wordpress/

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