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Find Apache Web Server Version

Below are a couple of ways to figure out the apache web server version (on either windows or linux)

1. Simplest – execute the command ¬†“httpd -v”.¬†httpd is the Apache HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) server program.

Sample output –
Server version: Apache/2.2.17 (Win32)
Server built: Oct 18 2010 01:58:12

This would require you to login to the web server machine or putty it (in case of linux)

2. Telnet