xampp apache will not start

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xampp apache will not start

Postby 123help » 21. January 2013 01:57

I had downloaded and installed xampp on my external hard drive for school in Aug. 2012. It worked fine all semester. Over the holiday break I did not use it, when I started school back up this past week I find that apache will not run. It says started then goes right to stop. Tomcat will start and run, but I need apache and MySQL. Can anyone help me?
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Re: xampp apache will not start

Postby Altrea » 21. January 2013 05:30

Hi 123help,

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Back to topic.
Can you please post the contents of your \xampp\apache\logs\error.log?

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