MAMP is a free distribution package that makes it easy to install Apache Web Server, PHP, and MySQL on a Mac.
To run MAMP...
The PHP files use "pwdpwd" for the MySQL root password, while the default password used in MAMP is "root". In your browser, navigate to http://localhost:8888/phpmyadmin/.
Note: It is important to do these steps in the order specified.
We use the Northwind database in this class.
Point your browser to http://localhost:8888/Webucator/ClassFiles/ManagingData/Demos/EmployeeReport.php. If you see a page like this, you're all set:
Happy Mac MAMPing!
Visual Studio Code (Download, Install, and Set up VS Code)
While you may use a different editor or IDE, Visual Studio Code is an excellent IDE to learn to code on. It provides a nice balance of power and simplicity and it is available on Windows and Mac.
Nat Dunn founded Webucator in 2003 to combine his passion for technical training with his business expertise and to help companies benefit from both. His previous experience was in sales, business and technical training, and management. Nat has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in International Relations from Pomona College.