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setting up Localhost

12 Sep 2008 on learning

I have been wanting to experiment with web designs et al and it is better to expriment on our desktop first before putting it up in the internet. Setting up a local server is really easy. This post shows how to set up a local server with wordpress engine with xampp.

So, while the local folders/roots folder will be in C:\xampplite\htdocs, when the internet browser is opened, the address will be C:\localhost E.g.C:\xampplite\htdocs\wordpress and in the browser: C:\localhost\wordpress.