Cannot open localhost 8080 when Tomcat running Eclipse
If you are facing trouble of not opening tomcat localhost http://localhost:8080 after server started from eclipse it means your server location is using workspace metadata not tomcat installation location.
- To change this double click server it will open server overview as below:
- Here change server locations to Use Tomcat installation as below:
Note: If you see server locations is disabled please use this tutorial to enable it.
- Now start your tomcat from eclipse you could see http://localhost:8080 in browser:
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