Apache starts and then stops right away

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Apache starts and then stops right away

Postby kjellje » 18. October 2017 08:05

Hello I have exactely the same problem. Have just installed and run XAMPP v3.2.2 and I got this info from control panel:
09:23:55 [Apache] Attempting to start Apache app...
09:23:55 [Apache] Status change detected: running
09:23:56 [Apache] Status change detected: stopped
09:23:56 [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
09:23:56 [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
09:23:56 [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
09:23:56 [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
09:23:56 [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues
09:23:56 [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this
09:23:56 [Apache] entire log window on the forums

[EDIT by Altrea: splitted from original thread - "One thread per unique user and issue" rule => [INFO] How to not fail getting help here]
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Re: Apache starts and then stops right away

Postby Altrea » 18. October 2017 09:55


Read this to get to know why v3.2.2 is not a valid XAMPP version number: [Q&A] Insufficient debug information - base information
Read this to get to know why your error report is insufficient: [Q&A] Insufficient debug information - Apache starting issue

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