Install and Configure WAMP on Windows Server 2022

In this tutorial, you will learn How To Install and Configure WAMP on Windows Server 2022.

WAMP stands for Windows, Apache, Mysql, and PHP. It is easy to download and set up configuration. Its server has a graphical user interface to switch on or off individual component software while it is running. Its server provides an option to swap among many versions of Apache, many versions of PHP, and many versions of MySQL all installed which provide more flexibility towards development while XAMPP Server doesn’t have such an option.

Steps To Install and Configure WAMP on Windows Server 2022

To install the WAMP server on your Windows Server, follow the steps below.

Set up WAMP on Windows Server 2022

First, you need to visit the WAPM Server Downloads page and download the correct version according to your system.

Download WAMP Server

You will see a window in which you must click on “you can download it directly” as shown below.

Download WAMP directly on windows server 2022

Once your download is completed, double-click the downloaded file. Then select the language you want and click Ok.

select WAMP language

In the next step, you must check “I accept the agreement” and click Next.

WAMP License agreement

Next, read the important information and click Next.

Now you need to specify the location where you want the wamp to be installed on Windows Server 2022 and click Next.

Select destination location for WAMP on Windows server 2022

At this point, you must select the latest components and click Next.

Select latest components

In the next step, you need to specify the folder of the Wamp start menu. Then click Next.

WAMP start menu folder

Now select the Install button to install the WAMPSERVER64.

Install WAMP

After completing the process, you will be required to select your default browser. The default file browser will be your Internet Explorer, but you can change it to Chrome, Opera, Safari, or Mozilla.
Your default browser must have a corresponding .exe file. For instance, chrome.exe, opera.exe, safari.exe, firefox.exe.

Select no to continue.

WAMP default browser

Also, you will be required to select your default text editor. Select no to leave it as default.

Read the setup – Wampserver information and click next.

Finally, by clicking on Finish, the installation of Wamp on Windows Server 2022 will be completed.

Complete WAMP setup on Windows server 2022

How To Run WAMP Server

At this point, you double-click on the Wampserver shortcut from your desktop to Launch Wamp Server.

You must be able to see a WAMP server icon on the computer tray of your Windows PC taskbar. You must see the green icon to know that the WAMP server is working correctly.

The orange icon is an indication of a problem that one of the services and the red icon indicates an issue with Apache and MySQL.


At this point, you have learned to Install and Configure WAMP on Windows Server 2022.

Hope you enjoy it.

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