Setup a V-Host on WAMP

Setup a Virtual Host on WAMP
Most developers do work locally, Like them i work locally, test then deploy to staging / production.
Sometime i used to work on WAMP stack too… in this case creating virtual hosts is better option
V-Hosts makes URL cleaner, no need of much modifications in case of CMS

let’s setup a virtual host in WAMP.

Open your Apache configuration
Default Location : C:\wamp\bin\apache\apache2.4.9\conf
Search for “Virtual hosts”
Uncomment the Include line if it is commented
Virtual Host Config File Include
Now update the Virtual host config file
Sample vHost config
<VirtualHost *:80>
    DocumentRoot “C:\wamp\www\asvignesh.local”
    ServerName asvignesh.local
    ErrorLog “logs/asvignesh.local.log”
    CustomLog “logs/asvignesh.local.log” common
V Host Config
Set your windows host file
Location : C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts
Windows Host File
Restart WAMP Services
You are done…
Open the vHost server from your browser ..

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