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I installed wamp server on xp. During the installation it did not show any error/warning message. Then i start it & type http://localhost/ in url bar but it just show a blank page. I also checked

notepad C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts

their is no restriction for localhost.

Help. Thanks...

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  • Have you made sure that your index.html page isn't blank? If you get a literally blank page, it means that the server is taking connections, and might just be serving you an empty file.
  • If you are using PHP for your index.php file, make sure that the module is enabled in httpd.conf (if it's split over several files, look for one mentioning modules.)
  • If there are any installation .bat files in the installation directory, try running them again.

If you get an error page when you connect, not a blank page, make sure that your firewall isn't blocking the server.

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Thanks friend, actually that was happened because Fire wall was ON. Thanks again.. –  Muhammad Sajid Apr 24 '10 at 17:16
    
OK. Glad to see you got it working! –  Lucas Jones Apr 24 '10 at 17:23
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