You can use wampserver for setting up and test open sources like wordpress, magento before applied on server
1. What is WampServer ?
WampServer is a Windows web development environment. It allows you to create web applications with Apache2, PHP and a MySQL database. Alongside, PhpMyAdmin allows you to manage easily your databases.
2. How to download and use WampServer
Download WampServer http://www.wampserver.com/en
Start seting up Wampserver after downloading complete by clicking Next button.
Make sure that your wamp icon is green, if it’s not green then it’s not active. To make it active click on it and “Restart All Services”