How to Install WAMP Server on Windows 8.1


This article explains how to easily install WAMP Server in Windows 8.1.

WAMP install issues

WAMP install issues 403 Forbidden

Download and Install WAMP Service using the following:

WampServer or install WampServer


Step 1: Click "Next".

Click Next

Step 2: Click "Next".

Again Click Next

Step 3: Click "Next".

Click Next Again

Step 4: Click "Next".

Select Additional Task

Step 5: "Install"


Step 6: "Yes"


Step 7: Click "Next".

Smtp Name

Step 8: "Finish"

Installing Finish

Step 9: WampServer red:


Step 10:


Step 11: Changes in httpd.conf file open:

Changes in httpd conf file

Step 12: Click the Wamp server icon then seelct "Apache" > "httpd.conf open" and "Find Local host: 80"
httpd conf open

Step 13: Change the line "Local host: 8080"

Change the line Local host

Step 14: Change the line "Find Listen 80" to "Listen 8080"

change the line Find Listen

Step 15: Now restart all services.

restart all services

Step 16: wampserver open:

wampserver open

Step 17: Click "phpMyAdmin".


Step 18: Type "http://localhost:8080/" or "http://localhost:8080/phpmyadmin/Error 403 Forbidden".

Error 403 Forbidden

Step 19: "C:\wamp\alias Open File phpmyadmin.conf"

Open File phpmyadmin

Step 20: Open the file "phpmyadmin.conf". Edit the "deny" keyword and change to "Allow Form All".

Edit deny keyword change

Step 21: Type "http://localhost:8080/" or "http://localhost:8080/phpmyadmin/".


Step 22: "http://localhost:8080/phpmyadmin/"

WAMP Server installed

Now the WAMP Server is installed in Windows 8.1 I hope you enjoyed this article. If you have any other questions then please provide your comments below.

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