How to install PHPUnit on Windows?


by adan , in category: PHP General , a year ago

How to install PHPUnit on Windows?

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by denis , a year ago


To install PHPUnit on Windows, you can follow the steps below:

Step 1: Install Composer

  • Download and run the Composer installer for Windows from
  • Follow the instructions in the installer to complete the installation of Composer.

Step 2: Set up Composer

  • Open the command prompt (CMD) or Git Bash.
  • Verify that Composer is installed by running the command: composer --version. It should display the Composer version you installed.

Step 3: Install PHPUnit

  • In the command prompt or Git Bash, navigate to the project directory where you want to install PHPUnit.
  • Run the following command to install PHPUnit: composer require --dev phpunit/phpunit.

Step 4: Verify PHPUnit installation

  • After the installation completes, try running the PHPUnit command to verify that it was installed successfully. Run the command: vendorinphpunit --version. It should display the PHPUnit version you installed.

That's it! PHPUnit is now installed on your Windows machine. You can use it for testing your PHP code.