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install.php wont load

Picture of Derek Comerford
install.php wont load

Hi Everyone,

installing moodle for the first time and when i go to http://localhost it doesnt display the install.php file. even after i type the full path in i dont get the installer.


I have setup test php files and they display fine, any ideas?

the version im using is 2.4.1




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Picture of Bret Miller
Re: install.php wont load

You need to turn off "friendly http error message" in your Advanced tab of Internet Options. "Friendly" messages don't tell you what's wrong, just that something is wrong. Then repeat the localhost action again. Hopefully that will give you a more meaningful message.

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