Localhost refused to connect

Keywords: LAMP/MAMP/WAMP - Linux - Technical issue - Other
bnsupport ID: 0afc3cde-6649-5b2f-5ae1-9a4b0f0a8375

I just installed LAMP on my Linux Mint Machine and have started the server but I get the error below. Please assist.

This site can’t be reachedlocalhost refused to connect.

Checking the connection
Checking the proxy and the firewall


I managed to get it right. I was typing, http://localhost/, in the browser and including the port, http://localhost:8080/ worked.

Hi @barnettmsiska

Thanks for using Bitnami LAMP and sharing your solution with the community!

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