Wamp64 Windows 10 D:-drive - localhost not working
Posted by: Masquerade12000 (---.static.as9105.net)
Date: September 23, 2017 01:21PM

I am new to WAMP. I have just installed WAMP64 on the D: drive on my Windows 10 system (not enough room on the C: drive). Accessing localhost says that the page is not available, yet D:\WAMP64\WWW\index.php is viewable in file explorer. What do I need to do?

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Re: Wamp64 Windows 10 D:-drive - localhost not working
Posted by: Otomatic (Moderator)
Date: September 23, 2017 01:35PM

Hi,

Please: READ (and answer) BEFORE YOU ASK A QUESTION

What is your D: drive ? Is it NTFS formatted ?

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Re: Wamp64 Windows 10 D:-drive - localhost not working
Posted by: Masquerade12000 (---.static.as9105.net)
Date: September 23, 2017 06:12PM

Yes the D: drive was NTFS formatted. I found that the Apache service had not started because port 80 was being used by IIS. I altered the httpd.conf file to show port 81 as the one listened to - then started the Apache service, went to [localhost]) and found that, after a few seconds, it worked. I the meantime, I unnstalled WAMP, re-installed as "administrator" - just in case. All is now good - thank you.

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Re: Wamp64 Windows 10 D:-drive - localhost not working
Posted by: Otomatic (Moderator)
Date: September 23, 2017 06:29PM

Hi,

> had not started because port 80 was being used by IIS.
> I altered the httpd.conf file to show port 81 as the one listened to
NO.
Apply point 08 of TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS

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