Eclipse Java Tomcat

How to change Tomcat port

Step 1: Go to the installation directory of Tomcat, then into conf folder, the default installation directory is: C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 8.5\conf

Step 2: Open server.xml file using any text editor

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Step 3: Change the following line with a new port number

Step 4: Open command prompt, and navigate to Tomcat bin directory, enter command “startup.bat” to start the server

Step 5: Open web browser and open “localhost:PortNumber”, in my case it is: http://localhost:9090/

If you are able to see Tomcat page them your installation is successful.

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