WordPress Run WordPress local with XAMPP 1. Installing XAMPP


  1. Download the installer for the current version of XAMPP
  2. Go through the installation wizard and change nothing if you are not sure what you are changing.
  3. After the installation you see the XAMPP control panel. Just click the start button of Apache and MySQL to run both with the basic configuration.
  4. If your computer is connected to a local network, and you want access the web server from other computers too, be sure that your firewall allows it.