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How to change default port of Apache Tomcat?

isha krishnan
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I want to change th defualt port of Apacahe Tomcat 5.5 from 8080 to 8085. I am working on Eclipse IDE 6.0.
Pushkar Choudhary
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isha krishnan wrote:I want to change th defualt port of Apacahe Tomcat 5.5 from 8080 to 8085.

Refer the Tomcat FAQ.

isha krishnan wrote:I am working on Eclipse IDE 6.0.

Are you sure it's Eclipse 6.0? The latest Eclipse version that I'm aware of is Eclipse 3.5.1.


P.S.: Moderators, I think this question belongs to the Tomcat forum and should be moved there.
Jaikiran Pai
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Moving to Tomcat forum.

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Ned Ryerson
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To change the port, edit the server.xml file in /conf

for example:

you will see


to change it to port 8090:

Rene Larsen
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Ned Ryerson wrote:To change the port, edit the server.xml file in /conf

for example:

you will see


to change it to port 8090:



And if you do that, and have the server plugin installed in Eclipse - then you MUST keep your hands away from the server plugin configuration


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