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How to Install XAMPP Server : The Ultimate Guide

Published on Jul 10,2019 1K Views

Kislay Keshari
Kurt is a Big Data and Data Science Expert, working as a... Kurt is a Big Data and Data Science Expert, working as a Research Analyst at Edureka. He is keen to work with Machine Learning,...

The world of Web Development couldn’t have been what it is without XAMPP. It is one bundle of a web server application, database, scripting language. So let’s have a look at how to install XAMPP Server in the following order:


    What is XAMPP?

    • X – Cross Platform
    • A – Apache
    • M – MariaDB
    • PPHP
    • PPerl



    XAMPP is one of the best Apache Distribution, that helps Web Developers create a local web server for testing and deployment purposes. XAMPP was designed to be one of the easiest ways to install and run a development server. XAMPP is the most complete package.


    Steps to Install XAMPP Server



    • For simplicity, I’m gonna install it on Windows System. The same applies to Linux and OS X. Next, you’ll have the option to select the Version, depending upon your requirement.



    • After the download is complete, Open the .exe file. Click on Next.



    • After that, you need to select the components you want to install and then click on the Next Button.



    • You might get a Security Alert on Windows. You can select the appropriate one to work for and uncheck the one that is not required.



    • Select your preferred Language and Viola! You are done. You have successfully Install XAMPP Server. It will open the XAMPP Control Panel, which looks like this:



    So with this, we come to an end of this install XAMPP Server article. I hope these steps were clear enough for you to get started on your web development journey.

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    How to Install XAMPP Server : The Ultimate Guide