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., but when I am pointing to my website, i.e., it says:

OBJECT NOT FOUND! The requested URL was not found on this server. ERROR 404.

However I am able to view the website on localhost. Any ideas what's wrong?

  • Shouldn't the URL be
    – Michael
    Jul 18 '13 at 14:54
  • Defo not. This is a problem with permission I guess. URL works perfectly fine on the localhost but when I try to open this on a different PC (same LAN) it gives me ERROR 404. Think it might be something related to httpd.conf and permission configuration.
    – Okrx
    Jul 18 '13 at 16:07
  • Maybe a firewall restriction on the host?
    – Michael
    Jul 18 '13 at 17:44
  • I'm a silly bean. You were right works great. Have no idea why I came up with /xampp/ in the middle! Probably drilling too many hours in front of the screen.
    – Okrx
    Jul 19 '13 at 1:28
  • Firewall settings were changed beforehand.
    – Okrx
    Jul 19 '13 at 1:30

You need to have following folders in the document root i.e. htdocs/xampp/website; you need to store your files in this document root only then it will work.

  • Website is defo stored under ULR mentioned by you. As mentioned above to @Michael it works fine on the localhost but refused to be opened on clients within the same LAN.
    – Okrx
    Jul 18 '13 at 16:09

As suggested by Michael (see above) fixed the issue.

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