Installation Help

Block adds on laptop but doesn't add on host

Hello, I've designed a block for Concrete5 - a contact form. It takes 3 variables as user input during block installation (e.g. email address to send the form to). It installs fine on both my laptop's server and host's. When I try to add the block on m…

Concrete 5.6.3.1, admin password and PHP version

Aloha! I wanted share this with everyone (and for future me when if I forget). I oddly couldn't login with 'admin' after recently installing another dev instance of C5 (5.6.3.1) under MAMP. After learning that 5.6.3.1 no longer saves the salt in config…

help cant finish installation

im currently installing this concrete5 software for the first time, on my local host server but unfortunately for me its stuck on the creating dashboard page for over 15mins now with the loading bar also stopped moving. please what can i do?

Moving site to my local server

Hi, I'm trying to move a site for a customer to my local (MAMP) server, but I can't get the site to work, though there is some kind of access to the database. The process: Exporting database from client using PHPadmin. Importing on my computer us…

First Concrete/ Linux Install

I've been using concrete5 for a while now, but just did my 1st install in a linux environment and when I login to the dashboard, everything looks completely different then I'm used to. None of my how to docs that I have made for my clients are going to wo…

Issue with Update to most recent Concrete 5 version

Hi - we were moved to a new server, which caused issues with our site having an error and we needed to update. First, I tried to follow some instructions I found for the most recent version and downloaded the files, uploaded them to my panel, and installe…

Unable to send mail: 5.6.3.1

Form are not sending email. I went to /dashboard/system/mail/method/test_settings/test/ and got the following results. With Default PHP Mail Function chosen I get the error "Unable to send mail." and when I choose External SMTP Server and set it with my…

Error updating from 5.3.1.1 to 5.3.2

I need to update a site that is currently running 5.3.1.1 and I know I need to update to 5.3.2 before I can move one to 5.4.2.2 and beyond. Howerver, the update from 5.3.1.1. to 5.3.2 returns the following error... Error occurred while upgrading: Dep…

cannot find add on

I purchased eCommerce Express on the 19th, but cannot find in order to install it. When I go to my Dashboard and click to add functionality, my few other add ons are there, but the newly purchased one is not. I did received a receipt, so I know the purc…

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