“Congratulations Beginners” I am here and we bring you Step-by-Step Tutorials for Beginners How To Install Your Local Server ( XAMPP ).
If You are Excited to learn a very easy programming language as PHP: Server-Side Programming Languages in Web Development, For start to write and run your first php program you need to install your local server in the computer, this the best place to find the detail idea about what is XAMPP.
Are Interested in creating your own website own self ? Ever wondered how cool is it to have a website that has a log-in/log-out functionality? Want to learn how to Create, Read, Update or Delete records in a database? So You need a Server which can be online or can be offline mode Be patient and this is the right place….
Setting up your server
What is XAMPP?
In order to create a local Web site or php script, you will need to set up a web server software (Apache), PHP, and MySQL on your computer.
PHP is a programming language and MySQL is a database management software. Both of them are required to run php application.
Installing each of these software separately is quite difficult for beginners. This is where XAMPP comes in.
XAMPP makes it easy for you to build WordPress websites locally. It is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux based computers.
First, you need to visit the XAMPP website and click on the download button for your operating system.
Xampp ( bundle of Apache, MySQL, PHP and …) is a free and open source cross-platform web server solution stack package, consisting mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MySQL database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.
- Download from – http://apachefriends.org/en/xampp-windows.html
Let’s get started.
Installing XAMPP on Your Computer
Step 1: Install Xampp Double Click xampp-win32-?.?.?-installer.exe to launch the installer
Step 2: Click “Next” to Continue
Step 3: Set Destination Folder and click “Next”
Step 4: Select the Apache & MySQL as Service And Click “Install”
Step 5: Installation in Progress…
Step 6: Installation Complete
Step 7: You Must See This Message Then Click “OK”
Step 8: Services Started
Step 9: The Apache & MySql must be Started if not, You must Click “Start”
Step 10: Xampp Icon on System Tray
Step 10: Checking the Xampp Installation
Type http://localhost on the address bar of your web browser. The following screen appears…
Step 10: Launch Xampp Control Panel Then Click “Admin” for Apache