Wampserver orange icon not turning green fix for windows 7,8 and 10


WAMP Server icon is always Orange

1 Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 Update 4

This is probably an essential part of WAMP server. Without this, you cannot start WAMP server, and it will always show an orange icon in the system tray. If you do not have this on your computer, you have to download Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 Update 4 from the Microsoft website. After installing, you need to restart your PC to get the change.

2.Restart all Services

Restart all services

Right click on wamp icon and click on restart all service.

3 Install and Start Apache Service

During the starting of WAMP server, the Apache service should be started as well. In case, it doesn’t start; WAMP server won’t perform as it should be.

To fix this issue, navigate to the WAMP server icon in the system tray > Apache > Service administration ‘wampapache64’ > Install Service.

t will open the Command Prompt on your screen. After closing the Command Prompt, go to the same path and click on Start/Resume Service.

The WAMP server icon should turn to green right away.

In case you can have all these but still, the icon is displaying orange color, you need to click on Restart Service button.

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