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Why does Chrome resolve websitename.localhost as localhost?

I've been using .localhost as a TLD for locally hosted sites that I am working on. Usually when I start a new site I create an entry in the apache virutal host configuration file and then add an entry ...
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Can't install XAMPP on my Windows XP computer

Everytime I install Xampp on my computer installation ends with 2 messages. C:\xampp\apache\bin\httpd.exe is not a valid win32 application; C:\xampp\php\php.exe is not a valid win32 ...
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Can I use cloudflare to point my domain to a project hosted on XAMPP?

Is there a way to get this domain to point to my computer's external IP and have XAMPP serve the page to the visitor? I already have it working when the user uses my IP directly, but I want them to be ...
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Installing plugins and themes on Wordpress by web browser GUI

I have installed XAMPP stack on the bitnami website. It bundles MySQL Database, ProFTPD, and Apache Web Server. I cannot install plugins or themes from the web browser on wp-admin url. When I click ...
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Hosting a web site for local network

I'm trying to access website located on XAMPP server on my other computer located on the same LAN network. I am able to see welcome screen of XAMPP server, i.e., 192.168.0.1/xampp/ but when I am ...
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XAMPP 64bit forWindows [closed]

There are several versions of XAMPP for Windows, but none of them seem to be 64 bit. I'm having some issues with using an ODBC connector with a windows 64 machine and a 32 bit version of XAMPP. Are ...
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Why is Apache 2.4.12 stop working randomly?

I have XAMPP installed on a Windows 2012 R2. We have a few Wordpress installations plus a custom LMS that is mainly java/tomcat. The site is SSL and uses openssl 1.01. The server can be up for a ...
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XAMPP alias or rewrite?

I have a site running on W2012 with XAMPP. I have a live site that was in subfolder /foo. It now needs to be changed to /home. I set up an alias Alias /foo "C:/xampp/htdocs/home" This takes ...
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Xampp on external drive

I have Xampp installed on Mac OSX Version 10.9.2 and all works fine with htdocs and my sql. I would like to be able to run Xampp from my computer but access files on external lacie drive with Firewire ...
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XAMPP - Typing “localhost/my_site/” into URL not working [closed]

Using XAMPP installed on Mac OS X Mavericks, I've got the servers running and I use my Firefox Dev Edition to navigate to "localhost/my_site/". Previously, I've been successful with other folders for ...
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Sync MySQL databases?

I'm a first-time XAMPP user and was wondering what is the method of making sure my local test MySQL database is synced with the live remote database. Or, how do I 'push' the local database to the live ...
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Dynamic website on a static server [closed]

I plan to design a website with Joomla (requires PHP and MySQL). However on my webserver there is neither PHP nor MySQL available because this is cheaper. My idea: 1.) Design the (dynamic) website ...
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How to enable httpS without cross redline Ubuntu14.04 with XAMPP 1.8.3 (64bit) [closed]

System configuration Ubuntu 14.04 + XAMPP 1.8.3-5 with PHP 5.5.15 + Chrome 38.xx (64 bit) Now when I run https://localhost/projectName then itc omes red overlines over https and lock icon ...
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How can I make sure my website will be available during a presentation?

I have an online presentation to do next week and I have it all ready to go. The website is HTML and CSS only (no DB), and currently resides on my shared hosting account. Now, although my shared ...
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apache is not allowing me to use port number 443 in virtual tag for configuring apache for https service [closed]

I am trying to configure apache for https service in xampp , i am almost done i am jsut struggling with that virtual tag in which i have give information about my self-signed ssl-certificate and key ...
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Skip part of URL

I have a server running on XAMPP in LAN. In htdocs I've created subfolder called 'apps' (it's because I'm using one CodeIgniter's files to multiple webpages). Now, when somenone want to visit a ...
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How to install OSQA using Xampp on Windows 7 32bit?

I want to install OSQA using Xampp on Windows 7 32bit. I've followed the instructions on this tutorial until the "Install the database server" section. In this section, to create a database, I've used ...
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Apache htaccess results in files being downloaded instead of displayed

So I had this "beautiful" website that did exactly what I wanted it to do. Then I shut down my PC, reboot and...the pages just download now instead of being displayed. I re-installed XAMPP and ...
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Allow other people to upload to my home web server (inc mysql)

Apologies if this is on the wrong place. I've set up a web server at home, it's basic and is currently running using xampp, I plan on replacing it with an old mac g5 soon and mamp or individual ...
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Subdomain “redirect” to IP address of external local server

I've set up a local server running XAMPP. Localhost is working for the server, and I've forwarded port 80 on our router to allow for incoming connections. This also works. So I can now access my ...
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Uploaded files to home web server only showing when accessed from server

I've not set up a home web server before so chances are I've made many mistakes. I've used XAMPP on the pc, set up the name servers, used freedns and so far so good. The site is visible, online and ...
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How do I point my domain to my website/ip adress [duplicate]

I havve recently set up a website, I've forwarded it to my Ip and I'm able to access it. However I have also bought a domain which I would like to use for my website which I host through my own pc ...
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How to forward real .com domain to XAMPP subfolder using httpd-vhosts.conf?

I am trying to emulate some Google Apps app installation functionality and in order to effectively debug it, I need it running on my local Windows 7 machine (using XAMPP). I am behind a router and ...
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Can't view the website on the LAN stored on XAMPP server

I'm trying to access website located on XAMPP server on my other computer located on the same LAN network. I am able to see welcome screen of XAMPP server, i.e., 192.168.0.22/xampp/ but when I am ...
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Managing Xampp on USB for Mac and Windows machines

I am working on some PHP projects (Wordpress mostly) with MySQL databases and primarily use my Windows Desktop to do the work on whilst running Xampp. This all works great until I need to take my ...
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htaccess doesnt work in subfolder

I'm using xampp with apache on my windows machine. My directory structure is: C:/xampp/htdocs ---------------/Sync --------------------/ProtectedFolderA ...
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XAMPP - Unable to serve files larger than ~30MB [closed]

I'm developing a site locally with XAMPP on Windows 7, and as far as media is concerned, I'm unable to play media files that are larger than 30MB or so. Both video and audio files (MP4 and MP3 ...
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Xampp and file paths

I'm having hard time with xampp, it really getting me crazy. I have few installations of WordPress with Roots Template, which was loading without any css, js..etc. And the solution was to delete ...
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Apache HTTP Server Configuration on Port Other Than :80

I am running an apache server for development on windows 7 (via XAMPP). By default, it is set up to listen on port :80 for http:// requests. I can configure it for, say, port :1234, and can access ...
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XAMPP error “Apache shutdown unexpectedly.” [closed]

Been having a problem with XAMPP lately. Whenever I try to start up Apache, it starts then stops and displays the following error message: Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly. This may be due to a ...
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how do I get my friend to see my domain?

How do I allow my friend to see a web site via an unregistered domain name and not via a direct IP address. I'm using Xampp 1.8.1 and have my ports forwarded.
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Apache Reverse Proxy

I would like to host 2 Joomla! websites on separate machines using XAMPP with Apache. I need to make sure it is configured the correct way but I am not sure if I understand how it is to be written in ...
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Apache Virtual Host does not work

I've problems setting up a virtual host on windows7, so that I can develop multiple pages on my localhost. To set up the virtual Host, I've edited 3 Files: httpd-vhosts.conf in apache\conf\extra ...
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Is it possible to design website using tablets? And Which tablets support XAMPP? [closed]

I am trying to ditch my laptop for a tablet, and be able to practice PHP, HTML, CSS on the fly. But, I don't know which tablet to buy that can support even basic apps like Notepad++ and XAMPP.
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SMTP on a different port?

I would like to be able to run a SMTP server on port 25, but my ISP blocks it. Is there a way to use a different. I'm running XAMPP Mercury.
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SVN Checkout folder as local webroot

I have XAMPP installed and running. I have an SVN working directory (WD) on my local that checks out from the repository. I set up a virtual host in xampp to point to my WD, but my browser (FF) gives ...
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XAMPP phpMyAdmin - Access forbidden!

I can't access PHPMyAdmin. I have installed XAMPPlite 1.6.5 on Windows 7. I haven't changed any config, except .htaccess, where I added the third line: Order deny,allow Deny from all Allow from ...
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XMPP Protocol on XAMPP

Hey I was wondering if I could use the XMPP messaging protocol in the Mac application XAMPP.
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Hosting an apache server from my mac

I created a website with PHP and JS. I want to send my IP address to a friend who is in another state and let him see it. My site is loaded by xampp. How could I do this?
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Apache (XAMPP 1.8.0) access.log/Intrusion Detection Concern

[I originally posted on SO but it earned me a Tumbleweed badge. This looks like a better venue for the question.] I have Apache (XAMPP 1.8.0) running on Vista Pro x64. A couple times now I have seen ...
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Under an Xampp install, I modify the apache httpd-vhosts.conf file and then my Apache server will not start

I have read all the articles but still must be doing something wrong... I modified the httpd-vhosts.conf file to access the project I am working on... I have tried many different configurations and ...
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xampp not working with DynDNS

My setup consists of: a XAMPP 1.7.7 installation, with Apache configured to listen to port 8080 dyn.com to make the projects accessible from the web ( 8080 shows up as 'open' when checking with ...
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Joomla Backend running slow on localhost

I made a local backup of my Joomla site a few months ago to test changes before updating the live site. Everything worked fine. Today I checked the local version after a while but when I open access ...
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Access Forbidden! Apache Windows XP

This is a great tutorial on how to server websites other than in default htdocs folder in XAMPP. It worked for me the other day but then I had to reinstall XAMPP (1.7.7 was 1.7.6) and now I am getting ...
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php fopen => 500 Internal Server Error

I have a website hosted on a dedicated server, I noticed that Google and other search engines can't access to the most URLs on my website!! On my localhost I have made a small test : ...
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File permission problem with codeignitor project using xampp

I am currently using Codeignitor as my PHP framework with XAMPP. I always keep all my files in c:/xampp/htdocs/. The settings are working fine in my own localhost machine. But when I load the same ...
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Virtual host not working in Windows 7 XAMPP

I am using Windows 7 and XAMPP. I want to create a virtual host so I added 127.0.0.1 myawesomeproject to my hosts file (C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts) like this: # Copyright ...
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import.php parameter missing?

Whenever I try to delete or update any of my tables in phpMyAdmin I receive the following error: 1.import.php: Missing parameter: import_type. 2.tbl-alter.php missing parameters:field I have ...
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Xampp not displaying PHP pages in htdocs

I installed xampp this evening and none of my PHP pages will display. I am storing all my pages in the htdocs folder as directed too and calling via http://localhost/index.php and nothing appears? All ...
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Why is Joomla based website that was copied off of live server into localhost not showing pictures and throwing 404 error?

I have copied Joomla based website via FTP onto my machine and I am trying to make it run on my localhost which is provided by the latest version of XAMPP. I have exported and imported the DB with no ...