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XAMPP is an Apache web server distribution containing MySQL, PHP and Perl.

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Error: MySQL shutdown unexpectedly. XAMPP local conf running WordPress

I have a xampp configurated locally to run wordpress. I must have done something wrong when fixing some issues 'cuz at the end, I got stuck with the following log from mysql database. 2015-11-10 15:...
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WP Asking for FTP Credentials with XAMPP Localhost

Total newbie here. I'm a pretty good user of applications, but have never written a single line of code. Installed XAMPP and WP, purchased a template from Envato and plan on working on it over the ...
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Can only access homepage and admin panel

I am really struggling to move Wordpress from an external host to my localhost (xampp). After two days trying to do this I am now at the stage where I can access the homepage and admin panel, but ...
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Restoring from a old local copy of xampp folder where the project was stored

Alright, I did a stupid mistake as my hard drive was failing. I only copied the whole xampp folder and now I want to restore the project. Is it possible and how can I do it. I know it's stupid and I'm ...
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Xampp Dashboard Appears

I have installed a remote wordpress website at xampp, its admin is working fine but when I got website link, xampp dashboard appears all time. Also tried to change permalink to plain and htaccess ...
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Trying to run WordPress on localhost?

I have installed XAMPP server and bitnami WordPress on my Ubuntu machine. I want to run a WordPress on my localhost but the following error occurs: Object not found! The requested URL was not ...
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AMP Sitemap Error in Google Search Console

After I upload the sitemap to Google Search Console, it shows there is an error about AMP, but I don't know how to fix it. Anyone can advise me on how to fix the problem? Thank you so much!
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How to fix Wordpress images not showing up in local hosted XAMPP server?

I have recently been trying to establish a working method of developing Wordpress sites locally by making use of an XAMPP server. The issue is that any images that I attempt to use refuse to show up ...
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WordPress asks to install, but is already installed?

I know this has been resolved many times including here, but I can't figure this out in my case. I've been using XAMPP for Mac on Mojave and recently, I updated it to the latest version of - 7.3.1. ...
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Unable to log in to localhost wp-admin page on XAMPP server

I am a newbie who recently start working on XAMPP and I am unable to access wp-admin on XAMPP server localhost. While installing WordPress, it asked me for user name and password too but when I am ...
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XAMPP internal server error

Currently i am working on a wordpress website on xamp local server and i have changed some settings in the website URL from localhost/websitename to localhost/websitename/home and i got the following ...
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How do I move my site from localhost to my domain?

Okay so I'm a complete newbie. Things I've done so far: Install xampp, install wordpress, create a dummy site, have a web address I'd like to use. The problem: My college provides homepages (www.home....
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Error Connecting to Database WHEN Installing Wordpress on XAMPP [Tried All the Usual Stuff] (Pics Included)

Here's the error I get https://gyazo.com/56134064606564c836ae8b0f18a129ba Here's the DB login settings I used: https://gyazo.com/2facfe11765bc4b887c31bc111bb123a Here's my DB names and users: ...
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XAMPP-VM Mac OS Mojave wordpress debugging using XDebug

Someone please point me to a knowldge article or information on how to setup Xdebug on XAMPP-VM Mac OS in particular. The dev configuration: XAMPP-VM Mac OS Mojave 10.14.6 VScode with PHP debug ...
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Error: MySQL shutdown unexpectedly [closed]

i see this error in my xampp/mysql/logs. what shoud i do? 2019-09-18 16:06:13 0 [Note] InnoDB: Completed initialization of buffer pool 2019-09-18 16:06:13 0 [ERROR] InnoDB: Cannot create log files ...
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WAMP vs XAMPP pros/cons - for running a local testing server [closed]

What are the major pros/cons that can help in deciding which of the two to choose: WAMP vs XAMPP for running a local testing server for WordPress? PS: I now see Stack Overflow had a discussion about ...
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PHP function showing wrong time in WordPress

My local WordPress installation on XAMPP seems to have a wrong time setting. When I do date( 'Y-m-d H:i:s' ); I get 2017-02-21 10:46:43 as result. However my PCs time really is 2017-02-21 11:46:43, ...
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Fetching issue with Wordpress file in xampp local host

I am having problem in my localhost Wordpress file, it only shows fetching as in the images. How to solve? This is in MAC XAMPP>HTDOC-WORDPRESS
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XAMPP incorrectly attempting to load Wordpress assets via HTTPS on localhost sites

Today I tried to load one of my local WP sites to prepare for developing a new theme and found that none of the assets were loading. I checked the paths and found that they show as expected in the ...
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Using the Parcel build tool with Wordpress

I've been looking into build tools lately, specifically stuff that allows PostCSS, and would therefore enable to create a build process that among other things would automatically autoprefix, minify ...
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“Could not open input file” error even when WP-CLI is in the path

I'm developing Wordpress locally with XAMPP, and currently trying to install the WP-CLI tools as described here using Cygwin. I renamed wp-cli.phar to wp, made it executable and moved it to the ...
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localhost/wordpress(or other application), how does it work?

Just a quick question I can't seem to find the answer to. Maybe I just can't formulate the right question or the right keywords. How does xampp identify which web application to open if the url is ...
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“Class 'Phar' not found” error setting up WP-CLI with Cygwin

I'm trying to install the WP-CLI tools as described here using Cygwin, which the guide claims is supported. When doing: cd /XAMPP/htdocs curl -O https://raw.githubusercontent.com/wp-cli/builds/gh-...
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How to remove “Connection Information” requirement on localhost install of WP on MACOSX

I've just installed XAMPP on Mac OSX and when trying to install a theme or plugin in WP admin, I'm getting this screen. I've never gotten this on my shared hosting account. how to get rid of it on ...
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wordpress redirect error in xampp

i had a wordpress website on xampp let's say in "localhost/listing" and it was working perfectly then i installed another copy of this website on "localhost/mylisting" now the problem is that when i ...
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Taxonomy works in local XAMPP but doesn't work live

this project was done on a Mac, it worked very well in the Mac's local XAMPP and online as well. Now I try to transfer it to my laptop(windows), the taxonomy doesn't work in the laptop's local XAMPP, ...
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How do i remove “Powered by WordPress” from AMP?

how do I remove "Powered By Wordpress" from the AMP version of my website? It would be great if you suggest a CSS or Plugin for this. I use the basic AMP plugin.
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How do I set up XAMPP to allow me to download plugins and themes?

It's been a very long time since I used Wordpress and I am getting back into it. I have installed XAMPP on my Mac (10.14.2) and have successfully installed Wordpress 5.1.1. However, I cannot figure ...
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Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function get_header() [closed]

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function get_header() in C:\xampp\htdocs\allegiant\index.php:1 Stack trace: #0 {main} thrown in C:\xampp\htdocs\allegiant\index.php on line 1 I ...
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change wordpress upload url to subdomain on xampp local

Firstly, I am sorry for bad English Language I want to make a site using wp on local with xampp 3.2.2 (win10) To avoid future problems (e.g changing domain after moving to live or changing media ...
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Page 404 Error on Localhost

I am currently working on my localhost and the problem is that all the wordpress related urls would direct me to error 404 page not found but somehow i can still access my website which still ...
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localhost Wordpress site just downloads php file but won't serve the site itself

I installed xampp and even downloaded a fresh wordpress from official site. It is running fine. But when i try to load my existing live site in localhost, it just downloads the php file but won't ...
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Why don't WP themes download completely on my localhost (XAMMP)?

When I active a WP theme, it does not completely download. The theme is not reproduced exactly (no graphics, no background, etc.). I was expecting a WYSIWYG. The widgets,etc. appear as random ...
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Setting Up Wordpress on Local Server, not showing full site when I test on remote server (Intranet)

I am setting up an intranet that runs off of Wordpress through XAMPP. It's been set up on the local server which is port 80. Wordpress was also set up with the local server as the database. I edited ...
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Why wordpress kicks me back to the dashboard of xampp? [closed]

Somehow when I was working with my local dev environment, I have made some mistakes in some php files which I could not figure it out. So, I have decided to copy the files from the public_html and ...
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Is XAMPP faster than running LAMP in WSL on Windows 10? [closed]

I've been using Local by Flywheel for my local dev environment but recently it started acting weird so I decided, that since I'd finally learned a decent amount of CLI, maybe I should try just using ...
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Installation Issue WordPress locally - The file ‘wp-config.php’ already exists

I have the issue with installation WordPress locally on my computer, XAMPP environment. In PHPMyAdmin I created an empty database, later I will import database that I downloaded from the live server,...
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Setting up XAMPP and Sendmail to enable WordPress emails on localhost

I am trying to enable email sending from my localhost installation of WordPress. I need to do so to test out some notification functionality as well as alerts and password resets. I know that you ...
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Fatal error: Out of memory with the Duplicator plugin

When i try to install a website that i got as an duplicator archive i get the following error at the very last step of the installation: I am using the latest version of xampp on my local machine ...
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Why can't I swap a DB in a WP install? [closed]

Something I'm confused about, trying to change the database in an existing WP install, for example: I have a local WP site (in XAMPP) working fine off a DB called database-A, however if I change, in ...
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Wordpress site running on a local XAMPP server keeps redirecting to a XAMPP page

I had a properly functioning Wordpress site on a local XAMPP server which I wanted to transfer to a live server, so I went to check the instructions on wordpress.org on how to perform that. I made ...
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Absolute Hyperlinks in Wordpress Website Will Not Work In the Local Server

3/26: I created the Wordpress website on a live server. I downloaded a copy to my XAMPP server. I exported the database and created a local one. I modified the wp-config.php file to connect to it. ...
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xammp server permalink by postname not working

I am able to access main page on localhost but not able to access page that I have added.it is displaying 404 error. my question is same as : https://stackoverflow.com/questions/12311737/permalinks-...
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Search and Replace in Windows XAMPP site

In my Ubuntu VPS, to search and replace in a DB of a site I do for example: cd /var/www/html/example.com sudo wp search-replace "http://" "https://" --all-tables Yet in Windows 10 I use XAMPP and ...
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wordpress multisite duplicator plugin clon to localhost(xampp) but image not show

I duplicate my wordpress network site (with duplicator pro plugin) to my localhost every things is good except image not show !! when i right click on image to find the image path ! the path is ...
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WordPress multisite - Bitnami

I usually install WordPress using the standard WordPress installer. I mainly use multisite. I've just installed xampp by Bitnami and there seems to be a Bitnami WordPress installer they're offering. ...
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WAMP to XAMPP WordPress transfer

I want to switch a WordPress site from a wamp localhost to xampp localhost. Using the Tools > Export, I saved the WordPress content to an XML file. I did not create a similar backup of the MySQL ...
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Testing localhost WordPress site over LAN with iPad, iPhone

1 down vote favorite I am developing a Wordpress theme that requires testing with multiple devices over my local network. I use the localhost server XAMPP which runs apache on port 80. When I access ...
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How do I make my particular WordPress public?

I have XAMPP running Apache and MySQL and I have installed WordPress already. I bought a domain and have made sure that the nameservers can point to my particular IP (which is static) and I've opened ...
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Localhost WordPress not recognizing my online WordPress account

I just downloaded and installed XAMPP and WordPress to be able to create and edit my websites in my local machine, but I have a problem. In the WordPress installation process I was requested to create ...