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How to Install Apache on Windows

Following  are steps to install Apache server on Windows 10

1.Download Apache server

https://www.apachelounge.com/download/

2.Extract downloaded file  on C folder

C:\Apache24

(install >.NET C++ Plugin if not there ).NET Plugin

3. Make following changes to  C:\Apache24\conf \ httpd.conf file

change Listen to Listen 127.0.0.1:80

serverName to ServerName localhost

4.check any process running on port 80 (if it is then stop that or change port @ Listen)

(We check this visually with windows resource manager tool

Start>>All Programs>>Accessories>>System Tools>>Resource Monitor (or Run resmon.exe, or from TaskManager performance tab))

usually in Windows 10 following process runs on port 80 “World Wide Web Publishing Service” go to services find it stop it and set manual start option.

5.Now go to C:\Apache24\bin with command prompt and execute httpd.exe

6.open browser and test @ http://127.0.0.1/

7.That’s all .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A content management System

A web publishing tool

created 2003

opensource

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