Sending Mail by Apache, PHP, and Webapps
Apache Startup and Running Issues
Opening Up Port 80 For Apache to Use On Windows
Increasing Apache + PHP Limits and Timeouts
Running Perl Scripts
Enabling Online and Internet Access of Websites For WAMP Server
Installing WAMP on Windows 8 (and Windows Server 2012)
Running Websites on Non-Standard Ports
Fixing SSL / HTTPS connections not reaching correct website for Windows XP users
Apache Crash Recovery
Setting the Default Timezone for PHP Correctly
Accessing MySQL or phpMyAdmin From Outside
Resetting MySQL Root Password
WAMP is Running Very Slow
Unlock and Unblock the Windows Hosts File
Building Apache 2.2 on Windows
Howto Update WampDeveloper's Apache PHP MySQL Versions
Upgrading WampDeveloper Versions
Changing Default DocumentRoot Folder To Custom Location
Moving Websites and Databases Between 2 WAMP Installs
WAMP's "Internal Server Error" Message
Howto Switch WampDeveloper's Apache PHP MySQL Branches
Browser's "Could Not Find" or "Could Not Display" Webpage Message
Howto Start Memcached and Enable php_memcache in WAMP
Howto Start MongoDB and Enable php_mongo in WAMP
WampDeveloper 5 Known Issues and Solutions
Running Multiple Versions of PHP 5 Under Apache Side-by-Side
Using Custom Apache PHP MySQL Versions Under WampDeveloper
Hosting Apache and WAMP Websites on Azure Cloud
How to Transfer a Local MySQL Database to Another Server
Website Only Shows Text Content With All Graphics Missing
Using Gmail and MSMTP To Send Mail From PHP
Setting Up An FTP Connection To WAMP
Enabling WampDeveloper's PHP OPcache (OPcode Cache)
Installing PEAR For WAMP
IE Displaying Pages Differently Between Website on Local Host and Website on Live Server
Enabling IonCube Loader in WAMP
How to Uninstall WampDeveloper
Accessing Websites on a Local Network (LAN) Web Server
Download Speed Limit and Throttling for Apache 2.4
Blocking Download Managers and Accelerators
Setting MySQL Root Password
Setting File Permissions with chmod on Windows for Apache and PHP
Load Testing Apache with AB (Apache Bench)
Web.Developer Pro v4 Download Links
Installing Comodo PositiveSSL Certificate Bundled with Root and Intermediate CA Certificates on Apache
Installing and Running Ghost CMS under Apache
Running PHP Scripts as Cron Jobs on Windows
Connecting WAMP Server to Oracle With PHP's php_oci8_11g.dll
Using phpMyAdmin to Create a MySQL Database, User, Password
Removing Sender's IP Address From Email's Received: From Header
Unable to load or find PHP extension php_intl.dll
Connecting PHP to MS SQL Server
Installing and Using ImageMagick with Imagick PHP Extension (php_imagick.dll) on WAMP
Running PHP Scripts Outside of DocumentRoot
Limiting Access To Apache's VirtualHosts To Local Network (LAN) Only
How To Access Local Website from Internet
Display Country Stats In Awstats By Using GeoIP
Enabling Zend Guard Loader for PHP 5.4, 5.3, or Zend Optimizer for PHP 5.2
PHP "Call to undefined function mb_detect_encoding" Error
Configuring NetBeans 8 with XDebug Connection on WAMP
Netbeans "Waiting For Connection (netbeans-xdebug)" Issue
PHP And Mysql Error 'TYPE=MyISAM' With Failure To Install Php Script
Assigning a Dedicated IP Address to a Website
Installing APC for PHP 5.5 and 5.6
Error "Warning: mysql_pconnect(): MySQL server has gone away..."
Upgrading WampDeveloper Simplified
Binding Apache to a Specific Or Secondary IP Address
Rotating Apache Logs Daily With RotateLogs.exe
The Easiest WordPress Multisite Howto (with Domain Mappings)
Web.Developer Pro's Web-app Auto-Installer Internals
Installing WAMP on Windows Server 2012
Redirect All HTTP Traffic To HTTPS (Port 443)
Running EXE and BATCH Files As CGI Scripts In Apache Under Windows
Generating and Installing Wildcard and Multi-Domain SSL Certificates
Running IIS and Apache Together On the Same Server at the Same Time
Forcing a PDF or DOC to Open in Browser Rather Than Downloading
Redirecting "/" Root URL to Another Sub-Directory or URL
Automatically Recover From MySQL Crashes and Table Errors
Auto Correct Broken and Mis-Encoded Links to Your Site
MySQL Error "Incorrect integer value '' for column 'name' at row 1"
Running .NET 3.5 App on .NET 4.5 of Windows 8 and Server 2012
MySQL ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'db_user_name'@'localhost'
Laravel - No supported encrypter found. The cipher or key length are invalid.
Laravel's Key size not supported by this algorithm. Only keys of sizes 16, 24 or 32 supported.
Wordpress - Changing the Temp Directory
Running PHP exec() Shell Functions On WAMP
Installing GeoIP Apache Module to Get Country From IP Address
Optimized WAMP Setting For Increased Performance
Send mail through Wordpress (without using SMTP plugins)
WAMP Apache Won't Start on Windows 10
Parsing .HTML and .HTM Files as PHP (with htaccess)
Accessing Remote Databases Using Local PhpMyAdmin
Installing mod_cloudflare Apache Module To Get Real Visitor IP Addresses
Enabling Mass Virtual Hosting
How to enable cURL and curl_exec in PHP
Installing StartCom's StartSSL SSL Certificates for Apache (on WAMP)
MySQL Error "Impossible to write to binary log since BINLOG_FORMAT = STATEMENT"
MySQL Won't Start Because of InnoDB Table Corruption (Repair and Recover Database)
Automatically Backup MySQL Databases on Windows (WAMP)
Disabling SSLv3 in Apache By Setting SSLProtocol (be aware of VirtualHost issue)
Using Dropbox To Host or Backup Websites and Database Folders on Windows
Running Apache and MySQL side-by-side with IIS (or WebMatrix and Web Platform)
How to automatically restart Apache Service on Windows (and recover from crash)
Changing WampDeveloper's Default Text Editor and Browser
WordPress Downloading Update with Fatal Error "Maximum execution time of 60 seconds exceeded".
Using Latest Apache, PHP, and MySQL Versions with Web.Developer Pro
MySQL 5.7 Start Error "TryAcquireSRWLockExclusive could not be located..."
Install and Enable Zend Guard Loader for PHP 5.6
Running PHP 7.1 on WampDeveloper 5.4
Hosting Websites with Web.Developer Pro
Web.Developer Pro is configured, by default, to pick up and answer all requests it receives (access to websites is not blocked)... But these requests have to get to Web.Developer Pro first.
Connecting DreamWeaver with Web.Developer Pro
How-to set up a connection with DreamWeaver to a website, and also to a database.
Running and Integrating Apache, Tomcat and IIS with Web.Developer Pro
Web.Developer Pro only works directly with Apache but can be configured to run on the same system with Tomcat and IIS, and to transparently forward specific requests to these server applications for processing.
Performing a Clean Re-Install of Web.Developer Pro
Migrating (moving) Websites to Another Installation of Web.Developer Pro
Web.Developer Pro's structure is designed for modularity, ease-of-use, ease-of-upgrade, and ease-of-migration. Moving websites is a very simple process.
Backup and Restore of Websites, Databases, and Web.Developer Pro
Protecting Folders using Passwords with Web.Developer Pro
How-to generate an .htpasswd file with the proper usernames and passwords in it by using Apache's 'htpasswd.exe' application.
Restricting Access to Websites and Directories with Web.Developer Pro
How-to use an .htaccess file to granted/restricted access to websites and folders.
SSL Private Key and Public Certificates Setup for a Website with Web.Developer Pro
How-to use OpenSSL to create a private key, a certificate signing request, and then utilize the certificate (public key) with Apache.
How To Enable WebDav on Apache for a Website with Web.Developer Pro
How-to enable WebDav in a website's /share URL + folder with correct user/password authentication. Then map a network drive to that share with the native Windows XP/Vista/7 WebDav client.
Manually Installing Web Applications
Web.Developer Pro can install web applications such as WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Magento, MediaWiki and phpBB3 automatically. These instructions are for installing web applications manually.
Manual Installation of Web Applications with Web.Developer Pro
The general, high-level overview of the wep application installation process.
Manual Installation of WordPress with Web.Developer Pro
In this how-to we will create a website, set up a database, and install wordpress into the /blog URL-space. This tutorial should take about 10 minutes to do.
Manual Installation of Drupal with Web.Developer Pro
In this how-to we will create a website, set up a database, and install drupal to run the entire website. This tutorial should take about 15 minutes to do.
Tutorials and Guides
Building a Web Server, for Windows and Linux
Windows - Building From Source
Working with Command Shell (for Windows)
Apache 2.2/2.0 with mod_ssl, mod_security, mod_deflate
Windows - Binary Install
Tomcat 5.5 with mod_jk
Linux - Building From Source
Apache with mod_ssl, mod_delfate
Linux - Binary Install
Apache 2.0 httpd.conf Configuration Help
win32 httpd.conf -- secured, optimized, minimized; with support for PHP (module) and mod_deflate
linux httpd.conf -- secured, optimized, minimized; with support for PHP (module) and mod_deflate
clean logs -- filter out the requests of worm/virus infected hosts from your logs
CGI -- enable the execution of CGI scripts
Apache::ASP -- enable the execution of ASP scripts
true bytes sent -- report the correct bytes sent value on partial (206) requests
mod_deflate -- enable the compression of outgoing content
Is Linux on Dell a Pipe Dream? -- The real cost of delivering Desktop Linux to the average Dell home-user
Is Ubuntu Linux slowing dying? -- Capitalizing the Linux Desktop
Apache Performance Tuning -- Specifics on increasing the performance of an Apache-based Web Server
The correct way to configure PHP -- Criticisms of the PHP.NET Manual on integrating PHP with Apache2
Stability, production-readiness, and legacy releases -- The meaning of true stability and production readiness
SSL Private/Public Key-Pair Setup for Apache 2.0
phpBB mods -- Optimizing phpBB 2.0 for Search Engines, Page Rank, and Security
Access Control -- Implement user/password-protected directories
Building under VC++ 6.0 and VS.NET -- Which compiler should you use with the WAMP stack
PHP v5.1 and v4.4 apache2handlers for Apache 2.2 -- Integrating Apache 2.2 with PHP v5.1 and v4.4
System Development -- Building a new Kernel