C:/xampp/apache/conf/extra/httpd-vhosts.confin newer releases).
<VirtualHost *:80> ServerName comm-app.local DocumentRoot "C:/xampp/htdocs/CommunicationApp/public" SetEnv APPLICATION_ENV "development" <Directory "C:/xampp/htdocs/CommunicationApp/public" DirectoryIndex index.php AllowOverride All Order allow,deny Allow from all </Directory> </VirtualHost>
and also update the hosts file with
127.0.0.1 comm-app.local and try to re-start apache but it is showing error.
15:03:01 [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly. 15:03:01 [Apache] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies, 15:03:01 [Apache] improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method. 15:03:01 [Apache] Press the Logs button to view error logs and check 15:03:01 [Apache] the Windows Event Viewer for more clues 15:03:01 [Apache] If you need more help, copy and post this 15:03:01 [Apache] entire log window on the forums