For those that have to have a Windows (TM) Server our WIMP stack for Windows + IIS + MySQL + PHP can help you get up and running very quickly.
This base WIMP stack is Windows 2012 R2, IIS 8.5, MySQL 5.7.20, PHP 7.3.13 and phpMyadmin. The server also includes PHP Manager, Putty and WinSCP, GIT, IDE phpStorm 30-day Trial Version, and is pre-configured to help you manage a remote RDS server should you want to use this server in WIP format.
Note: Use IIS PHP Manager to Switch PHP Versions
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