XAMPP, Apache - Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly

When I try to start my Apache server in XAMPP Control Panel I now get following errors:

Now How to fix XAMPP ErrorApache shutdown unexpectedly, Solution is simple 


20:50:25  [Apache]  Status change detected: running
20:50:26  [Apache]  Status change detected: stopped
20:50:26  [Apache]  Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly.
20:50:26  [Apache]  This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies,
20:50:26  [Apache]  improper privileges, a crash, or a shutdown by another method.
20:50:26  [Apache]  Press the Logs button to view error logs and check
20:50:26  [Apache]  the Windows Event Viewer for more clues
20:50:26  [Apache]  If you need more help, copy and post this
20:50:26  [Apache]  entire log window on the forums


If you are using the latest Skype, go to Tools -> Options -> Advanced -> connection.

Disable the "Use port 80 and 443 for alternatives for incoming connections"

Sign Out and Close all Skype windows.

Try restart your Apache again.

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