how to setup XAMPP so that my development website is not visible to the general public but visible to me

I want to be able to develop my website on my C: drive and then upload it to the internet and put it on a web host when I am finally satisfied that I did the programming work correctly.

Can anyone explain what I type into XAMPP to do that?
Leonard GojerCAD Technician/ProgrammerAsked:
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
You don't need to do anything to do that.  Files on your computer are not visible to the public internet unless you take steps to make them visible.  Not even the ones in your local web server.  Most residential internet accounts won't allow that anyway even if you want to.

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Leonard GojerCAD Technician/ProgrammerAuthor Commented:
Oh. I see. That's good for me, then. I get just what I wanted out of it.

Thank you very much!
Leonard GojerCAD Technician/ProgrammerAuthor Commented:
Thank you very much!
Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
You're welcome.
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