Problems with the Windows version of XAMPP, questions, comments, and anything related.
I've installed IIS & my localhost runs without taking any port specification i.e. i dont need 2 specify localhost:8080 but due 2 this my apache doesnt work can nybody give me a solution for this plzzz
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- Joined: 28. June 2009 14:31
You can't have 2 servers bound to one port both looking for localhost like that. You could set up a virtual host in your apache\confs\extra\httpd-hosts.conf like so:
Then edit a line in your hosts file
(On windows it's at %systemroot%\system32\drivers\etc\hosts )
add the line
This should allow you to navigate to apachehost for the xampp server. If not, revert all those changes and change your apache listen directive in \xampp\apache\confs\httpd.conf to:
Listen: 8080 (Or whichever port you want.)
Then you should be able to navigate there with localhost:8080.
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