How can an Azure web app with PHP connect to a managed MySQL database?

I’m trying to determine the best way to connect an Azure web app with PHP to a managed MySQL database? Do I need to set up a hybrid connection in Azure?

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I think you should be able to skip the PHP part and just type in the MySQL connection string in your Azure Web app.

Unless there is a specific reason you need to use PHP, I recommend sticking to Azure.

Regards, KFSys