Windows 8 and Wamp server - Troubleshooting errors


To get rid of the wampserver 403 Forbidden error on Windows 8, you should take these steps first.

Modify the Apache HTTPD.CONF file.

Change "Listen 80" to "Listen"
If it is already "Listen" , then leave it as it is..

Second thing,

Install Apache service,and Install MySQL service.
To do this,
- right click on wampserver tray icon
- go to Apache > Service > Install Service
- go to MySQL > Service > Install Service

If you get an error message, saying "Your port 80 is actually used!", then follow this ways to solve it.

WAMP and Windows 8 - solving error "Your port 80 is actually used!"

Thats it.


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