Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by tokey22, Apr 23, 2002.

  1. tokey22

    tokey22 Guest


    I've been trying to configure apache 2 with windows XP Pro. But i can't seem to get it to work.

    So Anyone out there know how to configure it properly using XP pro?

    Or does anyone know of another program that i can use thats similar to apache but more user friendly?

  2. voy1d

    voy1d Guest

  3. MiseryQ

    MiseryQ Guest

    If you want user friendly... Then why not use IIS6 that comes with Xp Pro...

    Best I've used... I hated going back to IIS5...
  4. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

  5. MiseryQ

    MiseryQ Guest

    Uh,,, really?!?
    It's called Administrating...
  6. tokey22

    tokey22 Guest

    IIS 6 Location?

    Hi! thanks for your suggestions..

    i know IIS is in administrative tools, but im not sure how to set up my server... In other words, i have no clue how to use it!

    Any help would be great! thanks!

  7. MiseryQ

    MiseryQ Guest

    Settin git up is really easy when you get used to it...
    Doing a serch for setting up IIS will get you pointed in the right direction...

    Most of the info will be on IIS5 and Win2k but 6 is very similar just easier...
  8. manik

    manik Guest

    IIS 5.1 comes with XP Pro, you need windows .NET Server 2003 if you want IIS6.

    IIS6 is kind of a pain though, I cant get php to work in it :(
  9. Luna64

    Luna64 Guest

    I still find Apache to be very easy to use. All you have to do is install the software and your server is running.

    Then just forward a domain name to your IP and your set.

    I use www.no-ip.com for that. They redirect people from the domain to the IP. Plus they give free domain names.