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1answer
501 views

How to resolve Apache Service path conflict - running both Apache and portable XAMPP on Windows 7

I've got Apache 2.4.7 (Win32) running on Windows 7 and a visiting portable XAMPP on an external drive. After resolving the port issues I'm "only" down with having the "Apache/MySQL Service detected ...
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Why my folder name changes automatically in the system?

I saw a strange thing happens in my system. Yesterday I install the SugarCRM in the xampp sever with the folder name sugar_crm and it installed and work properly, then I turn off my system and go to ...
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1answer
302 views

installing apache, php5 on windows 7 64 bit [production]

The easiest way to install apache, php, mysql and phpmyadmin on windows is to download and install XAMP. The problem is that it is meant for development purposes and is not recommended for production ...
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1answer
77 views

How to make local DNS for pointing domain *.local to localhost?

I'm developing websites and I use xampp which is configured to automaticly point some type of domains to xampp main directory. For example: When I go to site1.local xampp is displaying page located at ...
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1answer
257 views

How to tell if my localhost server has been hacked?

I run a development environment on my windows 7 PC using xampp. For one of the sites that I have been developing, I have embedded a disqus widget. I just received a disqus comment on this site that ...
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0answers
183 views

How to forward real .com domain to XAMPP subfolder using httpd-vhosts.conf?

I am trying to emulate some Google Apps app installation functionality and in order to effectively debug it, I need it running on my local Windows 7 machine (using XAMPP). I am behind a router and ...
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2answers
3k views

XAMPP is not accessible from other computer through LAN, when Firewall is enabled?

I'm using xampp 1.7.7 in my Windows 7 and I can't access PHP application hosted in my PC through LAN in any other computer. But if I disable Firewall then every thing goes fine; But I dont want to ...
0
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1answer
114 views

Access virtual desktop LAMP on Windows

I was having issues getting XAMPP to run for users other than admin per this thread. Trying to figure out a solution I had an idea and was curious to know how to make it work. I installed Virtualbox ...
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1answer
123 views

MySQL fault linked to windows shutdown failure?

As far as i understand my computer is experiencing a strange coincidence (hopefully it isn't and somebody can enlighten me). Basically i shut down my laptop (Windows 7) (at 17.20, today, to be ...
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1answer
5k views

XAMPP keeps crashing on Windows 7

XAMPP keeps crashing on Windows 7. It's not Skype, I unchecked the "use port 80 as an alternative". I even changed the port in XAMPP to listen:8888, that is port 8888. I am not using IIS (Internet ...
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1answer
1k views

treating a subdirectory like a web root directory in xampp

I am running Xampp on a Windows 7 machine. I have a website that is running off a directory in my web root. I access the website by going to http://localhost/foobar. I would like to set it up so that ...
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1answer
2k views

Configuring my xampp for WAN and LAN

Hi and forgive me if I am unclear in this question as I am trying to get back to development after my fourth brain surgery in 2 years so I feel a little groggy. I am trying to set (and learn how to ...
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1answer
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Can access Apache locally with WAN IP but cannot connect over the Internet

I've followed the installation instructions on the XAMPP site, set up port forwarding and added firewall rules like described in this question. I can connect to the server locally using the WAN IP ...
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1answer
1k views

How well will XAMPP transfer to Windows 8

I'm in the middle of setting up XAMPP on my Windows 7 machine and I am wondering if it's worth my time doing it now if I plan on upgrading to Windows 8 Pro later this week. Should I expect any issues ...
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1answer
519 views

Windows 7 - Can't get response from local servers after restart - Always timeouts

After a long uptime and the installation of some Windows Updates no local server is working. My development system is a Windows 7 x64 Professional installation. I had a full working XAMPP set-up ...
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1answer
996 views

XAMPP apache not handling multiple requests

I currently use XAMPP to dev locally on my Windows machine. I am trying to use multiple ajax calls in my javascript to get the status of an import I'm running. I believe I have the ajax, jquery, and ...
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0answers
896 views

Unable to start XAMPP on Windows 7

I downloaded XAMPP on Windows 7 and installed it in E:, but I am unable to start it. When I check http://localhost in the browser, I see an error page. In the XAMPP control panel, Apache is ...
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4answers
4k views

How to get Apache to work if System is using Port 80?

I've spent hours researching and trying all kinds of things to get Apache running as part of Xampp, but nothing is working. I've turned off Skype Changed values in the registry Uninstalled IIS ...
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1answer
230 views

Installing xampp on a separate partition to windows 7

I've tried installing xampp (extracting from zip file, runing setup_xampp.bat) on a separate partition to windows. After the install MySQL starts fine, but apache won't. In the control panel it says ...
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1answer
876 views

How to share Windows7's XAMPP installation with Windows XP running on vmWare Player

In order to check my web in IE 7, I am running Windows7 and also Windows XP under vmWare Player within Windows7. My internet connection in vmWare is shared from the host as 'NAT' and able to see ...
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1answer
2k views

Take local XAMPP online

Current scenario: I am running windows 7 behind a router and have installed XAMPP. Multiple computers connect to this internet connection. I have port forwarded the ports 80,8080 and 443 on the ...
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2answers
1k views

Install perl Template-Toolkit for bugzilla on windows

Im attempting to install Bugzilla on my local development server (based on a windows machine). My server is the standard xampp install. Ive got to the point where i need to install the relevant perl ...
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4answers
1k views

Windows 7 Permissions

I have an odd problem with a windows 7 laptop. It's a single user installation currently. This is a fresh install on an Asus laptop. I have a svn repo checked out on my second partition. I have ...
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1answer
1k views

Windows 7 and xampp - unable to write files using codeigniter

I am on Windows 7 using XAMPP and am trying to write file to the default install location of C:\xampp\htdocs using a PHP script but I am getting write failures. I can write to my own user area. How ...
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3answers
17k views

Getting XAMPP to work with multiple version of PHP

How can I install XAMPP to work with different versions of PHP? I use XAMPP because some of the scripts are buggy when run in WAMP. I use WAMP because it supports different versions of PHP. But now ...
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2answers
2k views

The Problem with Installing XAMPP on Windows 7?

I just installed XAMPP 1.7.3 on Windows 7 64 bit, every things was going well but Apache ! Apache didn't start at all ! I already installed the Apache's service but it doesn't work yet. Would you ...
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6answers
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How do I rename a file to .htaccess in Windows 7?

I'm using XAMPP to test a PHP script. Now, in the root of the folder I want to place a .htaccess file according to the requirements of the script. But Windows won't let me rename it to .htaccess. Is ...