XAMPP for Windows 8.1 is a web development tool which consists of essential softwares and tools such as Apache, MySQL, PHP, Perl, phpMyAdmin, etc. which make it easy to run a web server locally on your computer. XAMPP for Windows 8.1 can be installed easily just like any other desktop application is installed. XAMPP for Windows 8.1 is quite useful for web designers and web developers who want to run a web server on their Windows 8.1 laptop and desktop computers.
XAMPP for Windows 8.1 can be used to run and test websites, CMSs, and other web applications written in PHP and MySQL on your laptop or desktop PC. For example, you can use XAMPP to install and run CMSs such as Wordpress, Drupal, Joomla, etc. You can also use XAMPP for Windows 8.1 to install e-commerce platforms and cloud storage softwares such as osCommerce and ownCloud cloud storage system on your computer.
Note: XAMPP for Windows is available in 32 bit. Although XAMPP for Windows is available in 32 bit version, you can download it and install it on your 64 bit Windows 8.1 laptop or desktop computer.
Download link for XAMPP for Windows 8.1:
Click here to go to the XAMPP download page.