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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Apache Startup Failure

I am using vm ware and have installed xampp. While I start apache, it shows this: 2:42:36 PM [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly. 2:42:36 PM [Apache] This may be due to a blocked ...
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XAMPP won't start Apache on Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard

When I try starting Apache from the XAMPP control panel (Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard), I get the following error popup and Apache won’t start: /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/bin/apachectl: line 70: ...
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apache loads externally but not locally

I just recently upgraded my internet and Comcast sent me a new router/modem in one; the ARRIS TG1682G. I thought I was having all sorts of issues port forwarding with this router until I took a ...
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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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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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How to make xampp secure

I'm planning on using xampp standlone (prototyping development in PHP). However, I've heard a great deal about the security issues with xampp. By default, everything is supposedly opened and ready ...
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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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How to configure vhost on apache

i have a question about the vhost-configuration of apache. I have a server, which runs an application on the "old" way with no mod rewrite or something like this. example: Folder ...
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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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Upgrade my xampp for linux (UBUNTU) using command line

I have xampp version 1.7 but I want to upgrade it in newest version from command line. Is there any command to upgrade xampp for ubuntu using command line?
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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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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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xampp myphpadmin and mysql server 5.7 not working together

I have MySQL Server 5.7 running on my windows 10 machine and I installed xampp 5.6. To start MySQL for phpMyAdmin I have to stop the MySQL57 service which uses port 3306 if it is already running. If ...
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After changing port number in XAMPP, localhost is showing 404 page

Earlier, Apache was not working as 80 port was occupied by IIS, so I changed the ports in the settings from 80, 443 to 85, 444. After changing the port numbers in XAMPP, localhost is now showing a ...
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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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XAMPP Local LAN - Access from Internet

I want to access my computer XAMPP webpage from internet. My Server Local IP : 192.168.1.254 I am able to access my website in local LAN using : http://192.168.1.254:8080/ I have changed port in ...
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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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Mac OSX XAMP for only 1 user

I am a new Mac convert. My wife and I share our new Macbook Pro, and I would like to hide my own programs from her Launcher list. She has no need to see XAMPP or Photoshop, Atom, CodeKit, or any of my ...
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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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PHP not parsing in XAMPP

I've just installed XAMPP and it won't parse PHP files. I may be missing something obvious but I guess we'll see. I have a sample index.php in the document root. This is set as the default: ...
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Temporary server using current IP

I've got a XAMPP running on my computer and I've got dynamic IP. However I would like to temporary change my computer to a server, using current IP, so someone from outside will be capable of entering ...
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Xampp port not working

I've got xampp installed on ubuntu. The port which I'm using is 3000. Let's say that my IP address is 123.123.123.123 When from another device I'm checking port 3000 for page 123.123.123.123 it's ...
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Restoring xampp(1.7.3a) backup result in error

Im struck with an old xampp (version 1.7.3a) backup and not able to restore in usual way. The error Im getting is /opt/lampp/backup/xampp-backup-09-03-14.sh: 7: ...
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Access XAMPP from Internet

I have XAMPP installed on my PC. I am trying to make my XAMPP server accessible through the internet. I can access this through my internal IP, but not my external IP. I have port forwarded the port ...
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Unable to access localhost after starting Xampp

I'm running Windows XP Professional SP2. A few days back I installed xampplite 1.7.1 and was able to access localhost and phpmyadmin through the browser. Today however it suddenly stopped working. ...
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Apache is not starting

I have installed the xampp in windows 8, when starting the apache I am getting error 7:53:01 PM [Apache] Status change detected: running 7:53:02 PM [Apache] Status change detected: stopped ...
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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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How to reset phpmyadmin to default settings

I tried to use xampp and phpmyadmin a little while ago and I accidentally broke something, which made it so that phpmyadmin did not work anymore. I tried to uninstall and reinstall xampp and to ...
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Fiddler showing tunneling to unknown IPs

While I was monitoring my traffic today I noticed tunnels to many unknown IP addresses using the port 443. These IPs do not come from one country... Some are from Germany, Russia, Spain, Ukraine, ...
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Microsoft Edge refuses to load the XAMPP sample site

I downloaded and set up XAMPP 7.0.1, and configured it to run on port 8080 via the config file. If I now go into Chrome, and visit localhost:8080, it loads as expected: Doing the same in Edge ...
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Error Installing MongoDB driver on XAMPP (OS X/El Capitan)

I'm not new to XAMPP, PHP, or MongoDB, but I'm new to Mac, so getting the PHP MongoDB driver set up is causing me more trouble than it probably should. When I try to run $ sudo pecl install mongodb ...
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Aptana Run Configuration Not Working with Firefox/Win10/Xampp

Windows 10, Aptana, Xampp environment. Confirmed Xampp server working. I have configured Aptana Run Configurations, but it doesn't seem to use the base URL. When I enter correct URL manually, it ...
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Installing XAMPP in Xmonad/Ubuntu

I am running the Xmonad window-manager on a minimal install of Ubuntu 14.04. When executing the .run file (from the terminal or from the file-manager) nothing happens, likely because it's supposed to ...
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OSX: How to open control panel or phpmyadmin in xampp?

xampp: 5.6.15 OS: EI Capitan I just started using OSX. On windows, everything is quite straightforward with control panel, but in OSX, I had to use spotlight to search for control panel, and ...
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Why is localhost so slow

I am testing some AJAX - just some PHP to go to a local MySQl database and fetch some data. I am testing on my laptop, on localhost and would expect this to happen more quickly than I can see, but it ...
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XAMPP won't start Apache on Mac OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite

I had a local XAMPP stack running on my Macbook Pro fine for weeks (OS X Yosemite 10.10.3, XAMPP 5.5.24). Then, I spent some time trying to install a library, in which I somehow messed up the ...
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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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Does installing a wamp stack on server change anything that could break other server software?

I want to install a Wamp stack on our company server, either wamp or xampp. This server is using windows server 2012 R2 Standard and runs a VB.net application, and other software that I might not be ...
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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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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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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 ...
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VM running CentOS, can ping but can't access web server

I've been trying to set up a CentOS server for the first time (ever setting up a Linux server). The installation went fine, I installed LAMPP (and the required dependencies for x86), used the lampp ...
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#126 - Incorrect key file for table '.\mysql\db.MYI'; try to repair it

I posted my question on serverfault but they hold my question by advising to post it in SuperUser I installed Xampp and can see localhost page as well as both apache and mySQL is starting fine but ...
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Port forward localhost using Xampp

I have built a wordpress site on my localhost:8081 . Now i would like to access it from the internet(please dont suggest ngrok etc etc). I have a netgear wgr614 router. Now this is what i have done: ...
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Xampp works locally but Server 403 Error when trying to access it externally

I am trying to set up Xampp on a USB pen (drive Z:) and have configured it to run dynamic VHosting and have added the domains to the host file on my PC. "Z:\xampp\apache\conf\extra\httpd-vhosts.conf" ...
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Port 80 in use by “Unable to open process” with PID 4 [duplicate]

I have aproblem installing XAMPP on Windows 10. The file I tried to install is xampp-win32-5.6.12-0-VC11-installer.exe The error I received is: XAMPP Problem 09:43:26 ص [main] Initializing Control ...
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XAMPP Server is not Starting in Port 80

I am using XAMPP Control Panel V3.2.1 I have configured port no 80 When I press Start I am getting Error like below I used below cmd in command prompt for which services is running in port 80 net ...
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Error 404 on XAMPP's PHP

Just installed XAMPP and was able to fire up all services (Apache, MySQL, PHP..). Then I tried my first php program (test) and all I get is error 404. I posted it on xampp\htdpcs . Not working. ...
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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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Localhost is blocking external requests, how to unblock?

My localhost (xampp) is blocking external requests. Therefore for example the WordPress gives the error message: Warning: An unexpected error occurred. Something may be wrong with WordPress.org ...