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How To Find and Edit Your Mac Hosts File (in 4 Steps)

Do you need to find and edit your Mac hosts file? Learn how to get to the file and edit it properly in 4 easy to follow steps.
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6 min read
Publish date
December 14, 2021

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How To Edit the Hosts File in Windows 10

Tired of stumbling around the hosts file? Learn how to edit the hosts file in Windows 10 using these easy-to-follow instructions.
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14 min read
Publish date
December 7, 2021

How to Increase the Upload Size of Your Local MAMP Web Server

Learn how to increase the default upload size in MAMP when you set up local development environments for creating and testing WordPress websites.
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7 min read
Publish date
November 30, 2021

How to Fix the XAMPP Localhost index.php Error (2 Methods)

In this article, learn how to fix the localhost index.php error in the XAMPP local development tool.
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5 min read
Publish date
May 13, 2021

How to Fix XAMPP if It’s Not Working (3 Common Solutions)

Are you experiencing issues with the XAMPP local development tool? In this article, learn how to troubleshoot XAMPP if it's not working.
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10 min read
Publish date
April 27, 2021

How to Resolve MAMP’s “Localhost Refused to Connect” Error (7 Methods)

MAMP is a popular local development tool, but it can fall prey to localhost problems. In this article, learn how to resolve the “localhost refused…
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12 min read
Publish date
April 20, 2021

What to Do If MAMP Is Not Starting (5 Top Solutions)

MAMP is a popular local web development tool. Learn how to troubleshoot your MAMP installation when it's not starting up correctly.
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8 min read
Publish date
March 16, 2021

How to Fix the XAMPP Error “Apache Shutdown Unexpectedly”

Learn how to fix the "Apache Shutdown Unexpectedly" error in the XAMPP local development tool following these steps.
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7 min read
Publish date
March 4, 2021

How to Install WordPress Locally (Windows, macOS, Linux)

Sometimes it can be convenient to work on your own machine. Check out how to install WordPress locally using DevKinsta, XAMPP, WAMP, or MAMP.
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30 min read
Publish date
July 29, 2020

What Is Localhost? And How Does It Apply to WordPress?

Wondering what localhost means? Localhost generally refers to the actual computer that you're working on. Read this post for more information!
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4 min read
Publish date
November 21, 2017

How to Restore MySQL Database Using phpMyAdmin

Perhaps you are migrating WordPress hosts or doing local development. Check out this quick tutorial on how to restore MySQL database using phpMyAdmin.
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2 min read
Publish date
January 24, 2017