Appendix D. Installing WampServer

WampServer is a complete package that includes PHP, Apache, and MySQL for Windows and allows you to run a website from your “local” desktop/laptop computer running the Windows operating system.

WampServer is free to use (via the GPL), but you can make a donation on the developer’s site. You can obtain a copy of WampServer from Figure D.1 shows this page.

The WampServer homepage.

Figure D.1. The WampServer homepage.

Clicking the Download link takes you to the download page (, from which you can download the latest version of WampServer.

After you download WampServer, when you run the ...

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