How to install XAMPP on Windows 10 and fix ports


In this video tutorial you will see how to install XAMPP web server on windows 10 and fix the issue with ports. XAMPP and Apache not starting is the result of the issue. You will see how to handle the issue properly in the video. If you do not want to spend 2:18 minutes of your life watching the video, here are the quick instructions:

After installing XAMPP:

1.0. Open httpd.conf
1.1. Change “Listen 80” to “Listen 8082”
1.2. Change “ServerName localhost:80” to
“ServerName localhost:8082”

2.0. Open httpd-ssl.conf
2.1. Change “Listen 443” to
“Listen 44340”

3.0. Voila!

Xampp download link: https://www.apachefriends.org/download.html

Giorgi Chkheidze
Giorgi Chkheidze
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