Errors and solutions

Errors and solutions

There might be many reasons why an installation might fail especially when setting up Safewhere*Identify in complex networks. Some details can be found in the Configurator log files. These log files are, by default, located at the folder C:\IdentifyLogs.

The following sections are a few recommendations for handling common errors:

Server Error on Accessing New Tenant Site

Situation: After installing a new tenant, you try to access it and get an "Internal Server Error" of the type below:

server error

Possible solution: Run "aspnet_regiis.exe - i" from the command-line tool as specified below:

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ASP.NET Version 2.0 Session State not installed

Situation: After installing a new tenant—with one server for Safewhere*Identify site and one for database—you try to access it and get an "Internal Server Error" of the type below:

ASP.NET

In this instance, we use SQL Session State.

Possible solution: You need to access the database server and execute the command shown below:

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Windows Server 2012 Error: HTTP Error 500.19—Internal Server Error (1)

Situation: If you get a problem similar to below after installing on Windows 2k12, you need to unlock handlers.

Windows-2k12-error-HTTP-Error-1

Possible solution: You need to unlock handlers. This can be done by executing the following command using the server’s command prompt:

More information is available at http://stackoverflow.com/questions/9794985/iis-this-configuration-section-cannot-be-used-at-this-path-configuration-lock

Alternatively, you can solve this problem using the next solution.

Windows Server 2012 Error: HTTP Error 500.19 – Internal Server Error (2)

Situation: If you get a problem similar to below after installing on Windows 2k12, then you need to solve it via IIS.

Windows-2k12-error-HTTP-internal-Error-1

Possible solution: In the features dialog box for Windows Server 2012, click Internet Information Services and then click World Wide Web Services. On server roles, click Application Development to enable the necessary features.

Windows-2k12-error-HTTP-internal-Error-2

Note that the prior issue can also be solved with this solution

Windows Server 2012 Error: Session State Exception

Situation: If you get a problem similar to below after installing on Windows Server 2012, then you need to perform changes on the database server to solve the problem.

Windows-2k12-error-Session-State-Exception-1

Possible solution: To solve it, you need to access the database server and execute a command like below:

For example :