How to Install XAMPP on a Mac Operating System


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Installing XAMPP on the Mac

In this movie I'm going to show you how to install XAMPP on a Mac. XAMPP is spelled X A M P P. It's a package that includes the Apache web server and MySQL and PHP and a bunch of other things. And we're going to be using it for running the examples in this course. So you need to install it on your machine if you want to follow along with the examples in this course. Before you install XAMPP there's a couple of things you'll need to do. One is to check your system preferences and you want to make sure that you're not already running a web server.

So under Sharing here, if you see Web Sharing you want to make sure it's unchecked. If you have the very latest version of OS X you probably will not see web sharing here and that's fine, that means that you're probably not already running a web server. But if you're using a version of OS10 earlier than 10.8, I believe it is, you might have web sharing here and it might be checked. And that means that Apache is already ru...

Installing XAMPP on the Mac
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