Installing XAMPP on a Windows system


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Installing XAMPP on a Windows system

We are now going to install our testing environment for working throughout this course. And this is a very common testing environment. Because of that, instead of having to install all of the separate pieces for this environment, what we can do is install on the Windows side, a product called XAMPP. This is an open source product and it is downloadable from the web. There is one catch at the moment right now.

At this point in time, when this course is being recorded, the present XAMPP version is 1.7.4. On Windows 7, there is a little bug in 1.7.4. So, when you go to install XAMPP, if you download 1.7.4 version, you will have an issue. It's a known bug, and there will be a new release of XAMPP. XAMPP new releases come out periodically. So what I've done is provided you the prior version at this link to download, if you're using Windows 7.

If you're on an earlier version of Windows, it should not be an issue. Go ahead and get the 1.7.4 version. As far as the e...

Installing XAMPP on a Windows system
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