How to Install XAMPP on Windows


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Installing XAMPP on Windows

In this lesson, I'll show you how to install XAMPP on Windows. First, you need to make sure that there are no other web servers running. The XAMPP package includes Apache, MySQL, PHP and some other things. Apache is a web server, and in order for it to run there needs to be no other web servers running. So if you're running Microsoft Internet Information Server, you'll need to shut that down before running XAMPP, or any other web servers. Also if you're running Skype, Skype uses the same port as a web server, and it will prevent Apache from running.

So if you have Skype installed, you'll need to turn it off before you can install XAMPP. Also before you install XAMPP, you'll want to install a text editor. I like Notepad++ for Windows, you can download it from notepad-plus-plus.org. Click on download. And then scroll down a little bit. And you'll see here the Notepad++ Installer. You download that. I've already got it on my desktop. And in fact, I've already installed i...

Installing XAMPP on Windows
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