LAMP stands for 

  1. Linux
  2. Apache
  3. MySQL
  4. PHP

so it is a combination of above Softwares. we will start installing one by one.


  • Apache

Open Terminal and type

sudo apt-get install apache2

To check whether it is installed or not. Go to browser and type localhost in the address bar. if you get a window of SUCCESS of installation of Apache then it is installed completely.

  • MySQL

Open Terminal and type

sudo apt-get install mysql-server


During installation, it will ask you for the password. 


  • PHP

Open terminal and type

sudo apt-get install php libapache2-mod-php php-mcrypt php-mysql


To check whether PHP is installed or not

Open terminal and type

php -r 'echo "nnYour PHP installation is working fine.nnn";'

if your PHPMyAdmin is not working then click here.


you can install LAMP using one command 

sudo apt-get install lamp-server^ phpmyadmin


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