hello everyone im a complete beginner to php and i heard that geany is one of the best lightweight ides.

i have created an index.php which prints hello world. but i have no idea how to compile it and get it running ! if anybody can help me with i'd be very grateful.

im using easyphp 12.1 with php 5.4.8 (on windows 7) ... if that helps

also, do i need to configure any settings ?

thank you in advance !