carlbc18 wrote:when i attempt to access the page. I get an error message saying there are new security measures and i need to edit the httpd-xampp.conf
Then you haven't used the correct url. Read again my post carefully, especially how the url have to look like.
There is only one folder that is protected by the security concept, and that is your \xampp\htdocs\xampp\ folder, where all the sensitive data (the orange administration page) of XAMPP is.
So, if your URL looks like http://ip-address/xampp/...anything.../
then that is not
Remember one thing: directly inside your htdocs folder is a file index.php which does a redirect to that \xampp\htdocs\xampp\ folder. So if you have issues with that redirect, simply delete or rename that file.
carlbc18 wrote:so in there i edited the Allow from <localhost> line to #Allow from 127.0.0.1:8 and added, Allow from all
revert it back to the default values. There is NO
need to disable the security concept. That security concept has a reason why it is there.