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wamp server new install: unable to start services: yellow icon

Posted on 2013-12-12
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Hello Experts,

Steps taken:

1. downloaded WAMPSERVER (64 bits & PHP 5.4) 2.4 from wampserver.com
2. installed it as admin
3. tried to start but the icon stays yellow...

I see no logs...

firewall cleared...

any thoughts?

Regards,
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subhashchy earned 500 total points
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try restarting the  httpd (or apache) service from "services" (start->run->services.msc) and see if it fails.

if yes, Quit your Skype or Teamviewer and then try again.

If it works , You will have to change the default port Skype/TV listens on from their settings.
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by:epifanio67
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thank you expert...
updated listening port...

all good now...

regards,
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