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Hi Everyone,

Can anyone help me in accessing the internal Wordpress blog that I've deployed as VM

Because when I type the servername, it only displayed the plain HTML without the CSS effects and then when i try to go to the admin page it failed :-| as well.

However when i go to servername/phpmyadmin all is working well and the apache server is listening on port 80

ping works both way and no problem.

Any kind of help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks.
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any link that i clicked becoming Not Found
The requested URL /wordpress/ was not found on this server.
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Apache/2.2.14 (Ubuntu) Server at wp-itreeweb01 Port 80
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Kailash Aghera earned 167 total points
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It seems that either blog URL or site URL is set to wrong URL. You can refer the following URL to change it:

http://codex.wordpress.org/Changing_The_Site_URL

Also make sure that you have set correct "Document root" for your localhost (http://servername).
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"Document root" --> where to find this man ?
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It should be set from your Apache configuration file httpd.conf.
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You will have to change the site url from phpmyadmin as shown in the screenshot attached. Change it to your http://yourservername/pathtowordpress . The table name is wp_options and the row is second .  Wordpress
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ah... i was under the impression that this is because of the DNS issue as some people suggested.
but I'll check that out any way.
THanks guys.
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@Kailashaghera: my httpd.conf is currently empty,

ok, ping from both end is working fine but SSH from my laptop to this wordpress VM it reached timeout eventhough port 22 is actively listening.
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by:Sam Cohen
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Ok.

The best way to do this, is to go into the phpmyadmin and click export, which will pop on all the sql data....
copy the sql data to textedit do a find and replace of the following:

http://www.myoldsiteurl.com/.........
to
http://localhost:8888/mysitefoldername/.....

then upload to your new host

Simple...

This is the most effective , and quick way to transfer sql data from wordpress to wordpress
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There are more urls needing change , then the one in the options table. Find and replace would make sure you change all of then
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thanks to all for the suggestion.
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