Change Port for Windows Standalone Server Installer

If you have problem in accessing ‘Output Time Windows Standalone Server Installer’ On-Premises Project Management service on your browser with the following link, it might be because of your 80 port being used by other services like IIS server and Skype etc. You can easily deal that problem by changing the Port.

http://localhost:8123

Steps to Change the Port Numbers

You can change the Port Numbers just by editing the file ‘Settings.ini’ exists at the folder ‘outputtime-server’.
Outputtime Settings ini
At first open the file Settings.ini in a Notepad or WordPad.

Change HTTPD service port
  • Find the heading ‘Advanced Settings’ under [SETTINGS] section.
  • And update your Port Number for the field ‘WebPort’.

httpd service port

Change MySQL service port
  • Find the heading ‘Advanced Setttings’ under [SETTINGS] section.
  • And update your Port Number for the field ‘SQLPort’.

sql service port

Change Notification service port
  • Find [NOTIFICATION] section.
  • And update your Port Number for the field ‘port’.
  • notification services

  • After changing the Port Numbers, double click the .exe file ‘OTServerManager.exe’.
  • Output Time Server Manager

  • Now, Stop the Services by clicking the button ‘Stop Services’.
  • OutputTime Server stop

  • And then Start the services by clicking the button ‘Start Services’.

OutputTime Server start

Yep. You can access Output Time services now with your updated Port Number like:

http://localhost:8130 (assumed the updated port as 8130).