XAMPP a free and open source cross-platform web server solution stack package, consisting mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MySQL database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.

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How to run Apache Server and skype together?

I am unable to start apache server while my skype is running. I am using xampp control panel to start apache server.
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Can't access server from public wifi

I have a MySQL server (XAMPP) running on my computer and I can't access it from the university wifi. It's working from my home, from my friend's home and on my cellphone (3G), but it just won't work ...
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How to install PHP driver for Informix?

In my company I am using Windows 8, IBM Informix Dynamic Server, XAMPP v3.2.1, IBM Informix Client SDK 4.10 (64-bit). I have tried downloading php_pdo_informix.dll, php_pdo.dll, all I've got was: ...
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Can't Connect To Apache Through External Network

I have a near out-of-the-box Apache server running through XAMPP. My firewall has an exception for every port 80 in and out in any protocol (I am aware this is a security risk, but I am desperate). ...
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Slow transfers on localhost

On my page, I have a HTML5 video tag with one .mp4 source. I've noticed that even though it's loading from the same physical machine, transfer speed is about 300kb/s. Even when loaded correctly the ...
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Localhost has just stopped working (using xampp)

I installed Xampp to use for local development of a Drupal site. Its been working fine out of the box until now. The main Xampp localhost welcome menu loads, however my subdirectory (localhost/drupal)...
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XAMPP - allow internet connection

I usually do my web dev on a production server, now i need to bring some work at home. I have installed XAMPP on my laptop and it seems to work perfectly fine. Most of my project involves CURL ...
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XAMPP installation: mailoutput folder: info & docs about PHPMailer sought

I am running XAMPP on a local installation of Windows 7. I have not been running XAMPP's Mercury server because I've tried it once in the past and could not get it to work. So I thought I did not have ...
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How to resolve conflicts when two binaries have the same name

Running OS X (10.9), I have a program called 'HEAD' in /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/bin/, which is related to libwww-perl. The OS also has an unrelated program called 'head' in /usr/bin/ Since the ...
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How to redirect websites to .dev domain using xampp ?

I started to use DesktopServer recently. However, I understand now that all it does to me currently is creating .dev domain for every website I install. Basically, I have to manually move my wordpress ...
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XAMPP: Mercury (Mail Transfer Agent) not working

Here is my setup: I have installed XAMPP as Administrator and am running it as Administrator. I have an entry in my Windows 7 hosts file listing "127.0.0.1 rainbow.com" as the fictitious domain ...
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Allow specific users from outside my intranet to access website

I have an intranet website setup at my house. I'm running under XAMPP. Everything works fine. I'd like to give access to specific users in order for them to test the website (private testing) instead ...
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Can't start mysql (xampp) after installing on external drive

I decided to move my XAMPP installation to external drive. It's USB3 3TB Seagate drive. Unfortunately mysql doesn't want to start. All works fine if I install XAMPP to C drive but doesn't work when I ...
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How to install 16-bit XAMPP on Windows 95?

I need to install XAMPP on my Windows 95 running on my iPhone. I am 100% sure this is possible as I was able to get Visual Basic 4.0 installed on my DosBox for iPhone. I don't need MySQL, but I do ...
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Localhost on the internet

How can I set online my localhost? I am using XAMPP. How can I access to my localhost from another computer? I have tried using DynDNS, but I could not configure it properly, I think.
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What does catalina_service.bat do?

Are installing XAMPP, there are three files related to catalina in the main folder: catalina_start.bat catalina_service.bat catalina_stop.bat I understand that catalina_start and catalina_stop ...
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Adding existing project to reinstalled XAMPP

I've installed Windows 8 on my computer, so I had to transfer all my files to an extern HDD. I thought I could just re-install XAMPP and copy my project in the folder and continue working on it, but ...
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Damn Small Linux with XAMPP Linux to create a webserver on a P4 machine or Mele A2000

A couple of days I'am busy to figure out to create a powerful light weight server that can be used as webserver to serve some simple sites that using PHP and mod-rewrite. The P4-box (actually a ...
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Mac Permissions Nightmare - XAMPP

I am making a conscience effort to use the terminal more on Mac and when I thought I understood permissions and accessing specific files and services I am more lost than ever. I recently installed ...
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XAMPP (Mac) Virtual host showing 403

I keep getting Access Forbidden Error 403 when I try running my installation of XAMPP on my MAC I am running the project outside of /Applications/XAMPP/htdocs. It's in my /Users/my_user_name/Projects/...
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XAMPP Mac Virtual Host Configuration

I am not sure what I am missing but after updating my httpd.conf file by uncommenting the string to allow httpd-vhost.conf to allow httpd-vhost.conf and update httpd-vhost.conf update https-vhost....
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Understanding a Git repo

I recently inherited a project that was setup to use Git and bitbucket.org and I need some clarification on how the workflow moves. My setup is as follows: my Drupal site is stored on Bitbucket. I ...
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Port Forwarding, WAN IP forwards to router but not computer

I already set up my router to forward to a specific LAN IP but when I test entering my WAN IP it pops up the router's authentication box meaning that it doesnt forward to my computer but instead to ...
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WarrantyTrack setup in XAAMPP

I'm trying to setup WarrantyTrack using XAMPP installed on a thumb drive. I tried contacting the software designer through his website but he directed me here for assistance. When I try to start it, ...
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Problems running xampp

I was having trouble with xampp. I uninstalled it and since I've tried reinstalling it, cannot get it to work. My first error was that port 80 was being used. As addressed here. Now it is telling ...
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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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XAMPP - I can connect to external ip, but others can't?

I have XAMPP installed on windows machine and I have completed my website. Basically I have configured apache things, opened up port:80, made sure that my external ip is correct, disabled firewall in ...
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Running xampp on multiple computers for one website

I initially posted the following on StackOverflow but I was told that the question belongs here: I have a desktop and a laptop, both of which I would like to use to manage one common website among ...
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xampp on external 4tb usb 3.0 seagate goflex drive

I can't seem to start MySQL on my external USB 3.0 drive. In the past, I haven't had problems working off of external drives. This is the first time using a large drive. Any help will be appreciated. ...
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Can't access my site from a external pc with xampp

I have a problem with XAMPP. I can't access my site from an external pc, but I can access the welcome site "Welcome to XAMPP for Windows!", so if a friend types my IP he can access the XAMPP welcome ...
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How to automatically start xampp control panel in Win 8?

I can't figure out where to enable the xampp control panel start on Win 8 start up. I looked under services but I don't see an option there. Any tips would be appreciated. Thanks!
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Catch all outgoing email in mercury

I have installed XAMPP 3 on Windows XP, and I am trying to configure Mercury to catch all outgoing email on my development machine. This is for the purpose of testing the email feature after ...
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Firewall blocks localhost but only if it's turned on

I run XAMPP server on my Windows XP. If I try to access to http://localhost or http://127.0.0.1 it gives me this error: Could not connect to remote server This only occurs if my Comodo firewall ...
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Why showing pear and phpunit is not installed in xampp on ubuntu?

I have installed xampp 1.8 on my ubuntu 12.04. In /opt/lampp/lib/php/PEAR I can see there are two directory named PEAR and PHPUnit. But when I run pear -V or phpunit from terminal it gives the below ...
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How do I install an originally not installed Xampp service

When I originally installed Xampp I didn't install MySQL as I didn't need it. I do now, how can I install it without uninstalling Xampp??
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tortoise svn download fails when folder size is too large

I am using tortoise svn to download a project on my localhost at C:/xampp/htdocs/ The download was started, but after downloading about 95MB my it stoped and my laptop hangs and then I had to restart ...
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Wamp or Xampp not running on Zinox laptop windows7 64bit

I am using a Zinox laptop Windows7 professional, service pack1 64-bit. But any of Wamp or Xampp I've installed is working especially Apache Service not running. No matter how I try, installing these ...
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Windows Server 2012 Essential & xampp

Cant get Appache run on my Windows Server 2012 because there is an application already using this port. But which application? I found out that the Port is used by "system" .. and in this article it ...
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Configuring XAMPP and “PHP Tools for Visual Studio”

I am using XAMPP and the "PHP Tools for Visual Studio" extension in order to code in PHP. I already configured XAMPP to use xDebug and mod_rewrite. The web site looks OK when I copy everything into C:\...
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PHP does not work on alias (XAMPP)

I trying to make alias on my local machine with XAMPP for my PHP project. I added follow in httpd.conf: Include "conf/alias/*" And make two files for aliases, one of them is like: Alias /aiuu "d:/...
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trouble with Wordpress (Buddypress) localhost installation?

I installed wordpress in localhost using Xampp and Bitnami it works well at the begin and I install also Buddypress plugin and start working on the website . Today however it suddenly stopped ...
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Block network access to local development server

I want a purely offline server for development of a wordpress theme. I have installed XAMPP for Windows and started getting interested in security. At the most basic level you add passwords for ...
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Do xampp really need visual c++ 2008?

I can't install Xampp v 1.8.1 as it requires Visual C++ 2008 but I have 2010 installed.
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s accessing mysql database on server from other PCs

I have installed XAMPP on a server PC. I want to access it from other PC through MySQLWorkbench or even access it through server IP and PHPMyAdmin page. I tried configuring the httpd-xampp.conf file ...
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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 ...
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Clearing cache frequently in Chrome

I am doing a project using Sencha extjs 4.1.1a. The Web Server I am using is Apache (XAMPP Control panel 3.1.0.3.1.0). I kept the project file in htdocs folder. Now whenever I am changing the code ...
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Access xampp outside localhost

I have created a xampp page on Windows server 2008. I am successfully able to load the xampp page and other php pages that I have created using localhost:8080/. Firstly : I want to know how can I ...
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What do I do with my SSL certificates after buying them?

OK, I have an Apache server running on XAMPP, and I have generated my CSR and some fake certificates. I went to Thawte's website and got an SSL trial and they emailed me back with all these other ...
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ipaddress is not working in xampp

I installed XAMPP in windows 2003 server. I am checking the XAMPP status by using localhost it is working. If I give ipaddres in the same machine where the xampp is installed then it is not ...
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How can I upgrade the MySQL version included in XAMPP?

I Want to upgrade xampp mysql from 5.1 to 5.6.10 I installed mysql server to mysql path in xampp path but didn't work for me . do you have any idea or any way to upgrade mysql in xampp ? Best Regards ...