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When I am trying to access my server through my IP adress/localhost/127.0.0.1 all of thoes are working fine but when I am trying my external IP I get:

Forbidden

You don't have permission to access / on this server.

I was looking for guide referring to the external but I only found to the localhost, If any one know some guide about fixing this problem referring to the external IP I will be very thankful.

Edit: I found 1 guide until now referring to the firewall, The firewall is not the problem.

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Are you using apache? If so, check the config files for your server.

On one of my sites, I require a login unless the ip is 127.0.0.1; This lets me run a pdf generator service on output of certain pages. From your description, it seems your website is acting as though it is denying everything except from localhost.

Check the /etc/apache2/sites-available/YOURSITE file, and look at your VirtualHost settings.

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Problem Solved, Thank you. –  Aviel Fadida Oct 1 '12 at 20:15
    
How did you solve it? Feel free to add a new answer to your question so others can figure it out too. –  Stephen Schrauger Oct 1 '12 at 20:15

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