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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borked XAMPP upgrade — any way to rebuild my database if i saved var/mysql folder?

After I upgraded to Mac OS X Yosemite, the mySQL server on my XAMPP install stopped turning on. XAMPP released an upgrade that fixed this. So, I copied and pasted my "htdocs" and "var/mysql" folders ...
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Connecting to FileZilla FTP Server on XAMPP localhost with Dreamweaver

I am running XAMPP 1.7.4. I've installed the FileZilla FTP server and I'm running it as a service. I created a user and when I connect as that user with the FileZilla client, I have no trouble ...
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localhost or 127.0.0.1 in XAMPP

I've used XAMPP quite a lot over the past year but just recently installed it on my new laptop running Windows 8.1. After installing everything I tried to change the root password using the link ...
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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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How can I start Xampp Control Mysql Service automatically with Program?

I am working on C# using mysql phpmyadmin server and I am creating application for windows forms. I want this application to start xampp controller itself in background so I don't have to start it ...
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cgi-script script not found or unable to stat xampp

I have a cgi script in the cgi-bin of my htdocs directory that gives the "script not found or unable to stat" message on the Apache error log. I have other cgi scripts in the same directory that work ...
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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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XAMPP won't start Apache on Mac OS

When I try starting Apache from the XAMPP control panel (Mac OSX Snow Leopard), I get the following error popup and Apache won't start: /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/bin/apachectl: line 70: ulimit: ...
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How to install Imagick on Mac OS with XAMPP

I'm having some trouble installing Imagick on a Mac. I have XAMPP installed and when I run 'sudo pecl install imagick', I get this error: checking ImageMagick MagickWand API configuration program... ...
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Can't get HTTP connection to Amazon Web Services EC2 Windows Server 2012 Instance

I have an Amazon Web Services EC2 instance with a Windows Server 2012 AMI on it. I have installed XAMPP on it, and have started the apache server from the XAMPP Control Panel. It starts successfully. ...
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http://localhost works but 127.0.0.1 does not work in windows 7

I am running xampp on windows 7. When I do http://localhost, I get the xampp welcome screen in my web browser but http://127.0.0.1 does not work. In my windows hosts file, I have uncommented 127.0.0.1 ...
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How to change password or add new username/password in xmapp.users?

I newly installed XAMPP on MAC. The XAMPP web access requires authentication. I found the .htaccess in the folder, in which the config shows AuthUserFile /Application/XAMPP/xamppfiles/lib/xampp.users ...
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Can't create any folder in htdocs on ubuntu

How do I set the permission, so I can? The "Create new folder" option is greyed out. I tried this: sudo chmod -rw /opt/lampp/htdocs But it still doesn't work. When I add sudo chmod -rw 755 ...
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Installing sqlsrv on PHP 5.5.15 XAMMP won't appear in the PHP Info

I am new to this type of thing and am getting most frustrated (As all newbies do lol) I am trying to install the sqlsrv extension into the PHP on my XAMMP server to test some PHP to SQL database form ...
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Forward my public ip address to my xampp webserver

I am trying to forward my public ip address with port 80 to a xampp webserver. I have an ADSL modem and a wireless media router. I have done the following: Reserved a DHCP address inside the ...
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libmysql_.dll missing error in xampp

I have installed xampp into my windows 7 os (32 bit). I have made a test code in perl to check whether the xampp dbi works. But whenever I try running that program in localhost, I just get the ...
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How to open PHP myadmin in XAMPP for linux?

I am running Linux Mint 17 (based on Ubuntu), and i have successfully installed Xampp. I would like to now work with MYSQL, so i was wondering how to open the PHP myadmin page in my browser. ...
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Using console emulator with XAMPP?

I was recently browsing for a multi-tab console emulator, and I came across Console (via the accepted answer) here: Multi-tab command prompt in Windows? However, I want to use Console instead of the ...
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XAMMP in a ad-hoc LAN

Is it able to use xampp for an ad-hoc LAN? If possible, how do I do that? Any help is highly appreciated. I have searched here and here. Futile!
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“Object not found” error with XAMPP

I have been trying hard to get my xampp 1.8.3 to work but it has been no use. I have already worked on it but I'm facing a problem in this new window installation on Win 7 64-bit http://localhost is ...
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Apache version in XAMPP

I'm trying to figure out which version of Apache is on the latests XAMPP builds ( 1.8.2-5 and 1.8.3-4 ). I've checked the XAMPP website, tried googling the question and browsed through the folders ...
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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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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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FTP not accessible outside of LAN

Ok so I really need some help with this, I have XAMPP installed and am hosting a webiste with it for my friends and i to work on. I am able to see the site just fine and also i am able to get to ...
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Mercury shutdown unexpectedly

I am using Mercury in XAMPP 3.2.1. Mercury starts and shuts down after a few seconds and gives a message: Mercury shutdown unexpectedly. It was working until last week. Not sure what is causing this ...
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http://localhost is not loading

I have installed Xampp to use wordpress, but after installing Xampp with Apache, MySql running.....I go to the browser and type "http://localhost", nothing happens, just blank screen. My apache ...
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XAMPP - allow access over network?

I have XAMPP installed, as usual, on my C drive. I'd like another computer on the network to have write access to it. Must I move (i.e. reinstall) XAMPP to a shared folder, or is there anyway I can ...
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After XAMPP can't access to localhost (403)

I've just got a MacBook Pro a few months ago. I've installed XAMPP on it. After I googled a bit, I found OSX has its own apache service built in, so I removed XAMPP. I've tried to configure my ...
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XAMPPErrorDomain error 1 for changing MySQL data dirs

I tried to move my mysql data dir from one disk to another, I modified the datadir parameter in my.cnf, but when XAMPP, and more precisely, MySQL starts, this error is displayed and MySQL doesn't run. ...
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One server on two systems [duplicate]

I'm new with Ubuntu but I want to make the same localhost using xampp on two systems which I have on my hdd I want to have the same htdocs folder and mysql (phpmyadmin) on Ubuntu and Windows 7. Is it ...
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One localhost on two systems

I'm using Ubuntu and Windows 7 on the same computer,and have xampp installed on both and I want to have access to one local directory that is accessible to both Windows and Ubuntu. Is there any way to ...
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Change xampp apache htdocs directory to access localhost from ubuntu and windows

I'm using ubuntu and windows 7 dualboot,and have xampp installed on both I want to have access to one localhost directory whether I'm using windows or ubuntu. both systems are installed on the same ...
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Windows 8 permissions (CHMOD) with XAMPP

While I know that CHMOD is impossible in Windows, I do have a problem with permissions. I'm running XAMPP on Windows 8 Release Preview and I'm trying to install ModenaCam. However, I get an error ...
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Installing DVWA in Xampp - Linux

I'm trying to setup DVWA on Xammp on a Kali machine but i'm hitting a wall. I've installed everytihng OK, but when it comes to creating the DVWA database, the only way i can get it to work is by ...
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What is the correct root file to import to aptana from an xampp folder/existing web app or git repository?

Very noob question - all of this is new to me - not really sure how to get started. Overview: I'm taking over an existing wep project that has been developed in aptana and deployed in xampp setup - ...
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mySQL doesn't start in XAMPP on Windows 8

I installed XAMPP. Apache is getting active but when I try MySQL, it doesn't start. I will appreciate if someone can help me. Looks like RC=0 but it doesn't do anything. It gives the following ...
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FTP in xampp or vsftpd

I just know Xampp can provide web, SQL and ftp services on the server. I also know vsftpd gives ftp service. So which one do I choose if some one wants to give his server ftp service? Which one do you ...
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Making phpmyadmin accessible over internet

I have XAMPP installed on my Windows XP server. I have port 3306 (mysql) and 80 (apache) on the machine forwarded to 5016 and 5011 on the router respectively. I am able to access the phpmyadmin ...
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Can't connect to home server

Trying to figure out what I might be doing wrong. I installed XAMPP - and everything looks fine. If I go to localhost everything comes right up. But when I go to my IP address, I just get a ...
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Xampp access site from other computer

I set up a site with xampp, and it works fine on that computer. But when I try to access it from another computer, I just get the xampp admin page. I don't have xampp on the other computer, just the ...
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How to change cryptography method at TLS protocol on Localhost(XAMPP)?

How do I change the cryptography method at SSL/TLS protocol on Localhost(XAMPP)? I want to use Blowfish as symmetric cypher, and RSA for PKC....
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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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Limit bandwidth of Apache (XAMPP)

I want to limit the bandwidth available to my XAMPP Apache on Windows 7, so I found something about the module 'mod_bw'. I copied the file ("mod_bw.dll") in the modules directory and added the ...
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I am not able to connect to my xampp

I have xampp running on my dell. This is on a network. It was running fine until I had to shut down the computer to move to another location in the building. Now after restarting the xampp I am unable ...
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PHPMotion install at xampp give a blank screen

When I install PHPMotion using XAMPP 1.7.3, there is nothing - a blank screen. What should I do in order to find if it is the PHPMotion is not working or the XAMPP is not working?
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When I start Ubuntu it enters tty[1-6] instead of my desktop (How do I get to desktop?)

When I start Ubuntu it enters tty[1-6] instead of my desktop. Normally I could get back to the desktop by pressing CTRL + ALT + F7 but that doesn't work. I tried sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop ...
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How to create & sync wordpress website between multiple computers?

I'm trying to start creating a wordpress website, and I need to sync my work between 2 windows 7 PCs. I've tried xampp & ampps, for editing and viewing php files. But haen't yet tried installing ...
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Local Network web site access with multiple computers

I have a local site running through my server computer located at 192.168.2.111 (port 80) on my network. I'm currently running the site using XAMPP. In order for the site to be accessed, I have ...
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Trouble putting my apache server online

I'm trying to set up a server, I ended up choosing XAMPP, but I'm having lots of trouble to put my server online. I chose port 1234 to host the server, and when I run apache and access localhost:1234 ...
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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 ...