How to fix WampServer – Could not execute menu item (Internal error)

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After installing Wampserver, wanted to run a test.php script to confirm that Wamp is working. Then I got an Internal Error. This is a tutorial to fix Wampserver – Could not execute menu item (internal error). The service has not been started.

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This is happening because of the test port (80) clash with other program.

To see the issue click on Wampserver icon and go to Apache.

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Now go to Service and click on Test Port 80.

How-to-fix-Wampserver-image-3You will see the main reason of Wampserver internal error.

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To fix the error follow these steps:

Step 1:

Go to Apache >> httpd.conf and open it.

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Step 2:

Find out these lines

Listen 12.34.56.78:80
Listen 0.0.0.0:80
Listen [::0]:80

Step 3:

Now remove 80 with 8080 and save the file.

Listen 12.34.56.78:8080
Listen 0.0.0.0:8080
Listen [::0]:8080

Step 4:
Click on Wampserver icon and restart all services.
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Step 5:
You will see green or orange Wampserver icon.
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Step 6:
How-to-fix-Wampserver-image-8Thank you for reading!

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Lima Kilo
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