Error starting Apache

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Error starting Apache

Postby TrumanCassady » 06. July 2017 23:40

I am sure this is an easy fix, but I am quite a layman.
The MySQL module is disabled
5:34:32 PM [filezilla] XAMPP FileZilla is already running on port 21
5:34:32 PM [filezilla] XAMPP FileZilla is already running on port 14147
5:34:32 PM [main] The Mercury module is disabled
5:34:32 PM [main] The Tomcat module is disabled
5:34:32 PM [main] Enabling autostart for module "Apache"
5:34:32 PM [main] Enabling autostart for module "FileZilla"
5:34:32 PM [main] Starting Check-Timer
5:34:32 PM [main] Control Panel Ready
5:34:32 PM [Apache] Autostart active: starting...
5:34:32 PM [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
5:34:32 PM [filezilla] Autostart aborted: FileZilla is already running
5:36:12 PM [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
5:36:12 PM [Apache] Status change detected: running
5:36:13 PM [Apache] Status change detected: stopped
5:36:13 PM [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
5:36:13 PM [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
5:36:13 PM [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
5:36:13 PM [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
5:36:13 PM [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues
5:36:13 PM [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this
5:36:13 PM [Apache] entire log window on the forums
5:42:34 PM [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
5:42:34 PM [Apache] Status change detected: running
5:42:35 PM [Apache] Status change detected: stopped
5:42:35 PM [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
5:42:35 PM [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
5:42:35 PM [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
5:42:35 PM [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
5:42:35 PM [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues

5:42:35 PM [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this
5:42:35 PM [Apache] entire log window on the forums
5:42:41 PM [main] Executing "c:\users\truman cassady\desktop\new folder\"
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Re: Error starting Apache

Postby RicAdamsW » 07. July 2017 12:40

I, too have a similar issue with starting Xampp; however, my issue envolves around getting and 'Admin account' setup/configured, but I see no suggested results for the above post;

11:55:34 AM [Apache] You need to uninstall/disable/reconfigure the blocking application
11:55:34 AM [Apache] or reconfigure Apache and the Control Panel to listen on a different port
11:55:34 AM [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
11:55:35 AM [Apache] Status change detected: running
11:55:36 AM [Apache] Status change detected: stopped

11:55:36 AM [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
11:55:36 AM [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
11:55:36 AM [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
11:55:36 AM [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
11:55:36 AM [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues
11:55:36 AM [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this
11:55:36 AM [Apache] entire log window on the forums
11:55:38 AM [Apache] Problem detected!
11:55:38 AM [Apache] Port 80 in use by "Unable to open process" with PID 4!
11:55:38 AM [Apache] Apache WILL NOT start without the configured ports free!
11:55:38 AM [Apache] You need to uninstall/disable/reconfigure the blocking application
11:55:38 AM [Apache] or reconfigure Apache and the Control Panel to listen on a different port
11:55:38 AM [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
11:55:39 AM [Apache] Status change detected: running
11:55:40 AM [Apache] Status change detected: stopped
11:55:40 AM [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
11:55:40 AM [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
11:55:40 AM [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
11:55:40 AM [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
11:55:40 AM [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues
11:55:40 AM [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this
11:55:40 AM [Apache] entire log window on the forums
Thanks
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Re: Error starting Apache

Postby syeddastagir » 11. July 2017 14:45

Stop and Disable the "World Wide Web Publishing Service" under services. Then START "Apache" in XAMPP Control Panel.

You can find the demo of above in this link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_cu7KM0NsUA
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Re: Error starting Apache

Postby weelg » 13. July 2017 03:53

didn't work for me as well.. tried running the control panel as Administrator.
OS: Windows10
XAMPP: XAMPP Version: 7.1.7
Control Panel Version: 3.2.2

11:04:33 [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
11:04:33 [Apache] Status change detected: running
11:04:34 [Apache] Status change detected: stopped
11:04:34 [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
11:04:34 [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
11:04:34 [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
11:04:34 [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
11:04:34 [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues
11:04:34 [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this
11:04:34 [Apache] entire log window on the forums
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XAMPP version: xampp-win32-7.1.7-0-VC14
Operating System: windows 10

Re: Error starting Apache

Postby Nobbie » 13. July 2017 09:22

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Re: Error starting Apache

Postby weelg » 13. July 2017 15:32

managed to get it working.

i have to install it in C:\xampp. I guess i ran into privilege issues deeper into subfolders.
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