The settings mentioned below are used to configure the PEAR bundle and the PHP with the Plesk for Windows Control Panel. These actions will install the ‘pear’ command on your server including basic pear packages. You can use ‘pear’ command from the Windows command prompt to manage PEAR packages. For any further details you can visit http://pear.php.net/ for complete detailed information on configuring and using PEAR packages.

To configure PEAR bundled with php you need to follow the steps below:

1. First of all the administrator has to edit the file named as “pws-php4cgi.reg” and “pws-php4isapi.reg” file which is located in %plesk_dir%\Additional\Php\sapi in the notepad according to the installation paths (substitute ‘[PATH HERE]’ with the real ones)

2. Execute “%plesk_dir%\Additional\Php\go-pear.bat” and follow the on-screen instructions.

3. Include the path to the newly created pear.bat file into the ‘PATH’ system variable after installation and reboot the machine for changes to take effect.