Do I need a server version of Microsoft Windows for PHP server?

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I would like to run a PHP server using IIS and SQL Express that will be used to create a portal for employees. Can I use Windows 10 Pro or do I need to use a server version of Windows?
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If you want to use IIS and SQL Express YES, you have to use a server version of windows, but you can use other solutions.

You only need to install a server program in windows.

For example you can use wamp (it includes apache server + my sql database):

http://www.wampserver.com/en/

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