Wiki etc can be found here:
When you have started FileZilla in the control panel and it's running, clicking on Admin will open a window for you to setup your FTP server.
you will see a menu for Settings
and 2 other items.
Clicking on Settings
brings up a window you use to change the settings.
Each setting has helpful text prompts next to it that are usually all you need to get started.
xampp\FileZillaFTP\FileZilla Server Interface.exe
will get you the Admin Interface, usually without starting the FTP server.
The user/pass can be found here:
Should be changed to enhance your security.
I prefer the free hMailServer
for ease of setting up over MercuryMail that is included in the XAMPP distribution:
help with setup can be found here:
An old Beginners Guide To XAMPP
can be found here:
Take a look at the new DeskTopXampp
launch control posted by ridgewood
http://community.apachefriends.org/f/viewtopi ... 967#103967
launch control for XAMPP
is available here:
I highly recommend DTX.