WampDeveloper Pro FAQ
Adding Websites 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 Security 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 to use 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) WampDeveloper 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 Quick WordPress Multisite (MU) Installation and Setup for Different Domains and Sites WampDeveloper 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 How to Redirect "/" 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 – Key size not supported by this algorithm. Only keys of sizes 16, 24 or 32 supported. Wordpress - Changing the Temp Directory
WampDeveloper 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 WampDeveloper Pro first.
How-to set up a connection with DreamWeaver to a website, and also to a database.
WampDeveloper 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.
WampDeveloper Pro's structure is designed for modularity, ease-of-use, ease-of-upgrade, and ease-of-migration. Moving websites is a very simple process.
How-to generate an .htpasswd file with the proper usernames and passwords in it by using Apache's 'htpasswd.exe' application.
How-to use an .htaccess file to granted/restricted access to websites and folders.
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 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
WampDeveloper Pro can install web applications such as WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Magento, MediaWiki and phpBB3 automatically. These instructions are for installing web applications manually.
The general, high-level overview of the wep application installation process.
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.
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.