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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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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Installing mediawiki on local xampp by computer name

I am trying to install mediawiki on my local installation of xampp. I am also trying to install it using my computer name rather than my IP address, since that might change quiet often. I managed to ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Localhost access is working but when i use Ipaddress access then it is not working - xampp

I installed XAMPP and I started the served. When I type "localhost" in the browser URL it is working fine. When I type my machine IP address where the XAMPP resides that is "172.31.1.3" it is not ...
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php is not recognized as an internal or external command (windows 7)

I added php to the PATH environment var. Showing here my last three entries in the path input: C:\Program Files\TortoiseSVN\bin;C:\Program Files\TortoiseGit\bin;C:\xampp\php\ Somehow when I run php ...
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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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MySQL not starting on Mac OSX Mountain Lion (no mysqld process running)

I'm really frustrated about a problem I have with MySQL on my Mac, it's been like two weeks since it just doesn't start, I even tried creating another user account in my mac, with the same results. ...
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XAMPP phpMyAdmin failed with #2002

New test server running Windows 7 64 bit. I installed XAMPP and created a seperate user other than the root. When I created another account and initiated XAMPP I was able to get localhost but when ...
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Android PortForwarding

Is there a way to do WiFi tethering on my Android and do port forwarding for my PC from the Android. What I mean is: Internet --> Android Android has the port forwarding to PC (XAMPP) PC running ...
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Allowing only owner to edit files windows/ubuntu

I am not sure if this is answered elsewhere or it is too obvious but I need to have a folder that I create with a new user(admin) both on windows and ubuntu (wherever it is possible - preferably both) ...
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XAMPP enable PUT method

I'm using XAMPP on Windows and I'm trying to user the HTTP Put method. For some reason, Apache is configured in such a way that the PUT method is blocked. How can I enable the HTTP PUT (and also ...
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Can't unlock file in Mac OS

I'm trying to edit the my.cnf file in Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/etc but it is locked. So I tried unlocking it using cd /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/etc sudo chflags nouchg my.cnf But it ...
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firefox cannot open intranet but other browser can

I install ubuntu-server in virtualbox, and install xampp on ubuntu. (Host WinXP Guest Ubuntu-Server) sometimes firefox cannot open xampp on ubuntu, but other browser (Chrome and IE) can. when i ...
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How to install SSH2 module to LAMPP?

I am trying to install an SSH2 module to LAMPP but it does not want to start with it. I downloaded all the necessary files, and when I add the extension=libssh2.so to the opt/lampp/etc/php.ini and ...
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Chrome routing local VirtualHost domain names to Google search

I use Xampp to give me a localhost environment for testing PHP. I recently set up a virtual host in the httpd-vhosts.conf file of xampp so that I could seperate projects into their own domain name ...
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Can't open and lock privilege tables: Table 'mysql.host' doesn't exist

i am working on windows 7 ..i am using xampp . i restarted my computer then after that when open the mysql yog..then it gives me an error error no 2003 can't connect to mysql server on localhost ...
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Installing Clipbucket

Help me with my Clip Bucket ! Error, I am using Xamp server on Windows 8 RT The error is below: Prechecking Clipbucket requires following modules in order to work properly, we are performing some ...
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Apache virtual subdomains

I'm trying to create virtual subdomains but apache fails to start after I edit the httpd-vhosts.conf and there are no errors in the error log. <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:80> ServerAlias ...
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mysql 5.1.44: -e not executing and exiting properly on OSX

This function works on 5.0.75 on Ubuntu, but not on 5.1.44 on OSX (Lion): mysql --database=sps --host=localhost --user=root --password=somepass -e "SELECT 1;" The expected output is this: +---+ | ...
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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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I accidentally hijacked my localhost

Opening localhost in the browser is pointing a local webpage (examplePage) after playing with some config files a while back, and I can't figure out how to restore the default behavior. Background: ...
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Run Linux server from virtual box seamlessly

My LAMPP server runs on a debian linux OS which is hosted on Oracle Virtual Box. To start the lampp server on mwindows XP PC, I have to: Open Virtual Box Start Debian Linux Open Linux Terminal Run ...
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How do I connect via FTP to XAMPP (on Mac)?

How do I connect via FTP to XAMPP (on Mac)? I need to change CHMOD Permission issues on Localhost.
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Can someone access my locally run website even if I haven't specified any port forwarding?

I am using Xampp so I can test my web application directly on my own computer. I am concerned that someone can access my Xampp site since I am still connected to the internet. However, I have NOT ...
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XAMPP: Requests take far longer when connecting to a MySQL database

I'm developing in PHP and MySQL locally using XAMPP on Windows. The web site is fairly fast when not connecting to any database. However, when I connect to the MySQL database, a simple request now ...
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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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increase number of connections per file download on XAMPP

I ran a server with Xampp. When i put a file on htdocs folder and try to download it on a client with a download manager, only 2 simultaneous connections are allowed per file. How can I increase this ...
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Running phpmyadmin xampp Ubuntu 12.10

I know it is a common problem and there are many solutions on the web but I'm trying everything and anything is working, I can't have phpmyadmin running on my machine. I installed XAMPP through: sudo ...
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XAMPP is reading OS's htdocs instead of my USB drive's

I recently got XAMPP Lite for my USB drive on Windows 7. Everything runs fine from my USB drive, except when run it in browser. Instead, XAMPP Lite on my USB drive reads the htdocs from XAMPP on my ...
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Trying to switch to linux as a PHP developer, can't move my development environment

I'm using Windows for my development operations but i'm deploying to Debian/Ubuntu based distros. So i thought if i move my development to a linux distro it will be more comfortable. I'm using XAMPP ...
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How to create a local web host domain name for free

I have installed XAMPP, and my projects are saved in htdocs folder. When I view it in browser the URL identifies as http://localhost/example/index.php How can I access it using a domain name of my ...
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How to connect android client to the localhost of Apache server (php) inside my laptop?

I'm trying to create android apps which are able to send data through wifi connection to my laptop Apache Server and MySQL database. I use the samsung galaxy tab 10.1 as my mobile device. and the ...
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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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XAMPP and WAMPserver

I have been using Wamp with Windows 7 and when I recently upgraded to Windows 8 I have been unable to connect to the localhost. Uninstalling and reinstalling does not work. I also tried to install ...
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Understanding Safety of open ports

I am a D-I-Y type of guy and have managed to setup Apache on my LAN and make it accessible via WAN over port 80 and Tomcat on port 8080. I aim to possibly get a home web server up (will calculate the ...
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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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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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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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Trying to get started with YII framework, but I'm stuck

Okay, So I have Xampp installed, and then I have YII installed on localhost inside a directory called "yii". I am now doing a tutorial to learn YII, but I'm stuck on the following page They say: ...