XAMPP Installation on windows 7 (32 or 64) bit in 8 easy steps. It will save your time and provide support for WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, and many other web softwares on any PC.
XAMPP stands for Cross-Platform (X), Apache (A), MySQL (M), PHP (P) and Perl (P). ItÂ is a lightweight, simpleÂ Apache distribution that makes easy for userÂ to create a local web enviromentÂ for learning and testing web applications.
It is used to setupÂ local webÂ enviroment on PC. it helps user to setupÂ WordPress, Joomla, Drupal Â PHP files and many others Web softwresÂ on anyÂ PC . There are someÂ other clietn-server tools like Wamp and Mamp, but we use and recomend this, because its easy to install and use.
Installation Steps on windows
[box type=”shadow” ][dropcap]1.[/dropcap] Download XAMPP fromÂ apachefriends.org/download.htmlÂ , Select your windows version and download setup file[/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]2.[/dropcap]When download is complete,open setup file forÂ installation. [/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]3.[/dropcap]A setup box will open with selected default settings, just hit enter or click next.[/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]4.[/dropcap]Installestion process isÂ successfully completed, Click on “Finish” button to endÂ process.[/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]5.[/dropcap]Goto your desktop and double click on control panel icon. Control Panel icon look likes,[/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]6.[/dropcap]control panel box will open, Start Apache and MySQL services form box.[/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]7.[/dropcap]Type ” localhost/xampp/ ” in web browser to verify ApacheÂ installation.[/box]
[box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ] [dropcap]8.[/dropcap]Type ” localhost/phpmyadmin/ ” in web browser to verify MySQLÂ installation.[/box]
Verifiction steps are completed with no error, XAMPPÂ is successfully installed on PC, Now goto browser and type “localhost/” in Â addressbar. you will be redirect to localhoset page. Now you can enjoy the features of Xampp server. In Next Lesson we will teach you about WordPress Installation on XAMPP, So stay tuned Guys.We will also teach you that how to install wordpress theme.
[box type=”warning” align=”aligncenter” ]If Skype is running on your system, please “Quit” skype first becausebothÂ uses Port 80.Â NowÂ start Apache services again from control panel. [/box]
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