Download Web Server - Best Software & Apps

  • WAMPServer

    d (64 bit) 2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A GPL License Free Windows Web Development Environment

    7
    557 votes
    • PROS: You have a massive amount of control via the WAMPServer software functionalities, Tune your server without touching your setting files, A playground for app developers
    • CONS: Non-app developers will have no idea what this is or what it does, There are no technical manuals to explain the installation in detail, They do not explain why it is free and/or why they do not ask for payment at any point
  • Avast SecureLine VPN

    1.0.289.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    VPN server to browse securely and protect privacy

    7
    180 votes
    • PROS: 27 server VPN, Easy to use, Encrypted connection , Great web browsing speed
    • CONS: Few options
  • SQL Server

    2000

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A trial version Development program for Windows

    6
    120 votes
    • Apache HTTP Server

      2.2.21

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      One of the most popular web servers around

      6
      255 votes
      • PROS: Works across platforms, Completely free to use
      • CONS: Requires some server configuration knowledge
    • AppServ

      2.6.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An easier way to install Apache, PHP, MySQL and phpMyAdmin

      7
      216 votes
      • PROS: Much easier than configuring Apache, PHP, or MySQL, Wizard takes you through setup process very quickly, Easy to administrate
      • CONS: Cannot perform all admin tasks common to major databases, Instructions in badly translated English
    • Apache Tomcat

      7.0.82

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A full version app for Windows, by The Apache Software Foundation

      -
      No votes yet
      • Ultra Alternative Image Server Combo

        11.6

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Record from Web camera HQ digital video - Record digital live video from your Web camera with high quality.

        6
        10 votes
        • iTools

          X 7.1

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Mac

          A simple Apache server control panel

          7
          80 votes
          • PROS: Easy to use and well-organized interface, Includes all of the features needed for Apache server mangement, Compatible with lots of other popular web software
          • CONS: Difficult for first-timers to install and learn, May make password security a larger issue
        • MAMP

          2.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Apache, PHP, MySQL and phpMyAdmin installer

          6
          46 votes
          • PROS: Easy to install Apache, PHP and MySQL, Very fast to install
          • CONS: Not suitable for live webservers
        • Server2Go

          1.5.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Run a web server without any installation

          7
          17 votes
          • Plesk

            Varies with device

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Quickly create, secure and run sites and apps with Plesk

            10
            1 vote
            • PROS: Fast and stable performance, Automatically secures sites and apps for enhanced security
            • CONS: Difficult to migrate content from Plesk to similar tools, Hard to customise and use the interface
          • nginx

            Varies with device

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows
            Mac

            A Stable, Free And Open-Source HTTP Server

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS: Very secure, Very stable
            • CONS: Learning curve, Few features
          • Baby Web Server

            2.7.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Simple web server with interesting functionality

            5
            30 votes
            • WOS Portable

              2.1.1

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Run a web server from any USB stick

              6
              22 votes
              • PROS: Free to use, Fits on a USB stick, Comes pre-installed with software
              • CONS: Very basic web server
            • USB Webserver

              8

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A Free Development program for Windows

              8
              23 votes
              • Easy File Sharing Web Server

                4.8

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Share photos, movies, videos, and MP3s through a Web-based interface

                6
                14 votes
                • Abyss Web Server

                  2.5 X1

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Host your site using this free Windows server

                  6
                  15 votes
                  • ThinRDP Server

                    Server v1.5

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Remotely access your desktop via a web browser

                    9
                    69 votes
                    • PROS: Works with all web browsers, Based on HTML5, Optional user and password
                    • CONS: Not many configuration options
                  • Sockso

                    1.1.2

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Make your own music server

                    9
                    7 votes
                    • PROS: Extremely easy to use, No installation required, You can create user accounts, Nicely designed web user interface
                    • CONS: Streaming doesn't work properly
                  • ProxyWay

                    5.0

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Surf the Web anonomously via a proxy server

                    5
                    12 votes
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