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benjie500cool
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Post by benjie500cool » Tue Oct 02, 2007 5:58 pm

Hi!

I am wanting to test out Phpbb forums with acess to all of the files. I am wanting to run it at no cost prefferable on my computer, of course it needs to be compatible with the lastest forum! If anyone know a webserver that will support the forum please reply to this message and could you also give me a idiots guide to it.

Thanks

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will_hough
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Re: Home Web server

Post by will_hough » Tue Oct 02, 2007 7:19 pm

Install phpBB on a windows PC - Search Google for WAMP
Documentation - http://www.phpbb.com/support/documentation/3.0/

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tom_mk
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Re: Home Web server

Post by tom_mk » Wed Oct 03, 2007 2:53 am

Xampp is also a good web server
http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html

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Re: Home Web server

Post by pentapenguin » Wed Oct 03, 2007 5:17 am

If you are planning to host your site off your computer you should check with your ISP as most disallow that.
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