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Is there any way to automatically check if there is any update for installed php extenstions in Windows (similar to what you do for pear classes)?

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Windows won't let you update files that are in use. –  gronostaj Jun 25 '13 at 15:11
    
@gronostaj I can stop my development server while updating. –  PHPst Jun 25 '13 at 16:25
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Find out what is the current version of PHP installed by looking at the properties of php5.dll

Check current php5.dll version

Go to the PHP website to check the latest stable release. At the time of writing this answer, the latest version is 5.5.0

Download the latest version and update the php5.dll file

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Thanks, please reread the question. ◕‿↼ –  PHPst Jun 26 '13 at 3:54
    
Sorry, can't help you there. There are no PHP auto updaters. The only software that gets updated automatically are Windows components managed by Windows Update, or other applications with it's own auto-updater (Java runtime environment, Adobe Reader, Google updater, etc) –  hanxue Jun 26 '13 at 9:05
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