Browser does not execute PHP files


IanHinton
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2012-11-01 10:25 am EST

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I'm migrating from my old host to InMotion, and keeping my old stuff active until I get everything running on IM.
I've encountered a problem. My browser executes HTML files, but not PHP files. It wants to download them. I've found the same problem in my Joomla website and also a phpBB forum. So it doesn't seem to be related to any specific software - just PHP files in general.
The website and the forum are in different domains.
Any clues please?

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jamesr
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2012-11-01 4:33 pm EST
Thank you for your question IanHinton!

The following code in the .htaccess is the cause of this problem.

AddHandler application/x-httpd-php5s .php

I commented it with a #. You should see them load now.

Best regards

James R

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