You can choose the PHP version you want.
For console applications, PHP CLI is used instead of PHP CGI.
If your PHP website requires extensions, you should first configure them in the PHP Extensions page.
ExeOutput for PHP can embed PHP extensions into the EXE file so you don't have to deploy them manually.
You can tweak PHP parameters directly with the built-in PHP.INI editor.
Do not place your own PHP.INI in the root folder. Use the editor of ExeOutput for PHP.
Advice for getting started with PHP applications in ExeOutput for PHP
How compiled PHP applications work