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Five Apps: Free Apache servers for Windows

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Five Apps

1. WAMP Server

WAMP Server is an outstanding choice for those looking for a solid Apache server on a Windows desktop. This particular take on the WAMP server offers a great user interface for quick access to: WWW directory, Apache configurations, PHP configurations, MySQL configurations, quick start/stop for all services. WAMP Server also offers plenty of Apache, PHP, and MySQL add-ons to further extend your server. With the inclusion of PhpMyAdmin, you can easily manage your MySQL databases connected to the Apache server. This means you can install third-party software like WordPress, Drupal, Xoops, and Joomla.

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