Installation Help

Restoring an encrypted backup - ADODB_Exception

Hi, we are trying to restore a Database backup. We have a .sql.zip file, that I unzipped and placed in the /files/backups directory. When we choose it for restoration the following error occurs: Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'ADODB_Exception' with …

Installed OK, But I believe I may have file structure messed up

I successfully installed, and made several site pages but find I cannot change page types. I believe I may have my file structure screwed up, which may be causing the problems.. During install I had to establish files in the root directory to succeed.. T…

PHP 5.1.6 to PHP 5.5.1 transition with C5.3.3.1 to C5.6.3.1?

Maybe this is the problem I have been having with trying to upgrade extremely old Concrete5 sites from 5.3.3.1 to 5.6.3.1... Developing locally, I just use my MAMP set up with PHP 5.5.10. Do I need to downgrade my MAMP set up to PHP 5.1.6 when I first…

Error Messages and Backing Up Site

Hello I hope someone can help me, I have purchased a new plan with web hub host and I am going to migrate my domain and site over to it from Host Monster (currently hosted on a friends server). The first thing it tells me to do is back up my site. I have …

make "home" use index.php

Hi, when I've built a site on my previous favourite CMS it allowed me to have the index.htm as a holding page and keep access to the cms via index.php Is it possible to temporarily make index.php the default home address on C5? eg http://www.webs…

Install C5 on Addon Domain (htaccess RewriteBase)

I have successfully installed C5 in a sub directory (cpanel addon domain folder), but Concrete won't use the addon URL, it continues to point all resources using the full parent domain path. I changed the C5 base_url to correctly point to the files, but I…

Installation hangs at Dashboard

This is apparently a common problem.. I hate to add another question to the already crowded requests... I am sorry. This is a fresh install on one of my sites, I am successfully running Concrete5 on another site on the same host (IXWebhosting). I have f…

Any way to import data from one site to another?

Upgrading old sites to new C5 has proven to be impossible, so now I am wondering if there is any way I could just load my old site's Files, Blocks, Packages and Themes directories onto a fresh install of Concrete 5.6.3.1 and then do some sort of SQL magic…

How do overwrite an add-on for a earlier version

HI, can someone help please? I'm trying to overwrite an add-on to an earlier version, which worked perfectly before the latest update and now the edit/add buttons are no-longer clickable and the add-on price select is not editable. This is what I d…

Where is 'updates' folder in old sites?

I'm looking at this link about 'upgrading very old sites' and it is talking about an 'updates' folder as if there was such a thing back then: http://www.concrete5.org/documentation/how-tos/developers/update-very-old-sites/ I'm looking at a 5.3.3.1 s…

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