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You may wish to change the port that Stash listens on from the default '7990' to a different value if another application is already running on that port.
To change the port, edit the
conf\server.xml file in the
<Stash installation directory>.
Find the following lines in
You need to modify both the server port (default is 8006) and the connector port (default is 7990) to ports that are free on your machine. The server port is required by Tomcat but is not user-facing in any way. The connector port is the port you use to access Stash. For example, in the snippet above, the URL would be http://example.com:7990.
If you are using a firewall, you should ensure that it is configured to allow http/https traffic over the connector port you have chosen.