Server Error when installing

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Server Error when installing

Post by BurtLewis » Sat Jun 23, 2012 2:48 pm

I ftp'd all the files and when I do the url/installation, I get this. I'm on an IIS server and php is activated.

It's not down for maintenance.

Appreciate any help. Thanks!

Server error
The website encountered an error while retrieving http://joomtest-com.scotty.techservers. ... /index.php. It may be down for maintenance or configured incorrectly.
Here are some suggestions:
Reload this webpage later.
HTTP Error 500 (Internal Server Error): An unexpected condition was encountered while the server was attempting to fulfill the request.

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Re: Server Error when installing

Post by humvee » Sat Jun 23, 2012 5:33 pm

[Mod note: Moved from Installation Forum to IIS Installation Forum;]
Specifically which version of IIS are you on? IIS6 is not supported by Joomla and errors may occur.

If you are on a later version and are uncertain of the configuration etc you might like to look at using Web Matrix will help or there is Microsoft Azure. There is plenty of documentation at M$ for this together with dedicated support that you are not likely to match here at the moment.


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