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I have set up Apache on my Windows 7 PC. Now I have it working fine on the PC, by going to localhost or the IP (192.168.1.71). However when I go to my Mac I try to connect to it via its IP and it doesn't connect. I have also tried this on another computer.

Oops! Google Chrome could not connect to 192.168.1.71

Now is there something wrong with the code in the Apache httpd file?

EDIT:

I have also tried to ping the IP address and it works fine.

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Can the mac ping the IP? Is your windos firewall configured to aceept connections on port 80? Can apache open other ports? –  Konerak Mar 4 '11 at 21:45
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I guess the Windows firewall blocks external connections to port 80. You should explicitly open the port in the configuration.

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