Time for action – installing XAMPP
XAMPP is available for Windows, OS X, and Linux. Download the installer from https://www.apachefriends.org/download.html; pick the installer in accordance with the platform you are using right now. Each platform will have a different installer with different extensions; Windows users will get
.exe, OSX users will get
.dmg, while Linux users will get
.run. Perform the following steps to install XAMPP in Windows:
- Launch the XAMPP
- If the Windows User Account Control prompts Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer? click on Yes.
- When the XAMPP Setup Wizard window appears, ...