Server Error when installing

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BurtLewis
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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 http://www.microsoft.com/web/joomla 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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