XPM or XAMPP Project Manager is a simple utility to manage your XAMPP-related projects, with support for Laravel.
WARNING: XPM assumes full control of your HOSTS file. It will delete existing records. Proceed with caution.
- .NET Framework 4.6.1
- Apache must be installed as a service
- Apache's service name must be the default: Apache2.4
- Composer (optional, required if Laravel will be used)
- Laravel's cmd utility (optional, recommended)
Download the latest release and run it to install XPM.
NOTE: XPM automatically restarts the Apache service for its operations. You do not need to restart the service yourself.
The first time you open XPM, it'll modify your XAMPP configuration, specifically
apache\conf\extra\httpd-vhosts.conf. It'll also add a
vhosts folder inside the
Creating a Project
Type the name of your project in the text field. Make sure that your project name is lowercase and alphanumeric. If you will use Laravel, make sure Composer and the Laravel cmd utility is installed and configured. Check Use Laravel Template so that XPM will know the correct
DocumentRoot to use. Optionally, you can check
Run 'laravel new' so XPM can call the Laravel cmd utility to build your new project.
Deleting a Project
Select the project's configuration file and click Delete. It will also ask you if you wish to keep the project folder or delete it.
XPM is licensed under the MIT Open Source License.
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