Telenet Cloud Online Help

How does the connection between PHP and MSSQL work?

A native php mssql driver nl. sqlsrv_connect ipv mssql_connect is used

You will find more information on the following link:

Example of a connection:

/* Specify the server and connection string attributes. */
$serverName = "(";

/* Get UID and PWD from application-specific files. */
$connectionInfo = array( "UID"=>”test”,

/* Connect using SQL Server Authentication. */
$conn = sqlsrv_connect( $serverName, $connectionInfo);
if( $conn === false )
echo "Unable to connect.</br>";
die( print_r( sqlsrv_errors(), true));

sqlsrv_close( $conn);

Additional information:
Working with Microsoft SQL Server driver (php_sqlsrv.dll) for PHP on Windows

mssql vs. sqlsrv: What’s the Difference? (Part 1)

SQLSRV Driver API Reference
0 (0)
Article Rating (No Votes)
Rate this article
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles
How do I hide any PHP errors on my website?
Viewed 966 times since Tue, Jul 24, 2012
What is PHP?
Viewed 2189 times since Thu, Nov 27, 2008
Where can I find the PHP manual?
Viewed 1510 times since Tue, Nov 18, 2008
Is Zend Engine supported?
Viewed 2831 times since Mon, Jul 23, 2012
Are PDO and SQLite supported on the shared hosting?
Viewed 2001 times since Tue, Jul 24, 2012
Which PHP version is installed on the server? Which modules are available?
Viewed 2731 times since Tue, Nov 18, 2008
Can I use PHP on IIS 7 (Windows hosting)?
Viewed 1747 times since Tue, Nov 18, 2008
How do I recognize PHP pages/scripts?
Viewed 2573 times since Tue, Nov 18, 2008
Install Joomla 2.5
Viewed 11304 times since Mon, Apr 30, 2012
Is ionCube Encoder/Loader supported?
Viewed 1782 times since Thu, Jul 19, 2012