Check your PHP version.

This tutorial will show you how to verify PHP version on a server with Unix /Linux operating system. This will be helpful in case when you are installing an application and it requires a specific PHP version.
Login to the server were you want to check and then type:



Then you should see the listing with the PHP version similar to this one:


Check php version


There is another way to check PHP version whit FTP file upload of a simple PHP file with function which will display PHP info .


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Anthony Gee About the Author: Anthony G. is an IT specialist with more than 9 years of solid working experience in the Web Hosting industry. Currently works as server support administrator, involved in consultative discussions about Web Hosting and server administration. One of the first writers in the website, now writing for Free Tutorials community - he is publishing tutorials and articles for the wide public, as well as specific technical solutions.

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