SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate

Author - Navneet Kashyap
1.11.2017
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Problem :
Error comes when trying to use https with url on xampp server, error “SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate”.

Solutions:
you need to follow below mentioned steps:

1. Stop apache service from xampp control panel.

2. Either generate a new self signed certificate or you can locate and copy the cacert.pem in xampp (sub)-directory and paste it in “C:\xampp\php\”.

3. Then open and edit C:\xampp\php\php.ini and paste the below content in that file:

[curl]
curl.cainfo=”C:\xampp\php\cacert.pem”

4. Restart the apache service from xampp control panel.

5. Now you can access your xampp url using https protocol.


Other related problem :
When you want to access your url remotely or over network then you have to follow the below steps :

1. Stop apache service from xampp control panel.

2. Then open and edit httpd.conf file from xampp control panel and locate line Listen 80 and replace the line with Listen 0.0.0.0:80 .

3. Restart the apache service from xampp control panel.

4. Now you can access your xampp url using IP address.

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