How to install XAMPP on Windows

XAMPP is a free and open-source cross-platform web server solution stack package developed by Apache Friends, consisting mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MariaDB database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.

Step 1: Download XAMPP

To download and install XAMPP, visit apachefriends page. You will see XAMPP ready to download for cross-platform like Windows, Linux, MAC Os. Since we are discussing How to install XAMPP on Windows 10, therefore, we will select the windows option as shown below.

Step 2: Run the installer to install XAMPP

During the installation process, you may come across warning pop-ups. But you would probably click ‘Yes’ to start the installation process.Now click on the ‘Next’ Button to proceed.

Step 3: Select the components you want to install

Step 4: Select the Installation Folder

Now you need to choose the folder where you want to install the XAMPP.

Ready to Install

Installation Complete

Step 5: Select your XAMPP Install Language

Select your preferred language and “Save”

Step 6: XAMPP is now Installed, run it

Once the installation completed, you will be able to see the below window and start apache and mysql to access your localhost on your browser

You have successfully installed XAMPP on Windows.

open your web browser and enter http://localhost or 127.0.0.1 and you will be seeing the below window.

Please feel free to let us know if you have any questions.