DallasSteve
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I'm following the 5 step installation process for YAF and I am at the point of browse to /install/default.aspx. When I do that it runs for about 20 seconds then gives me the error shown below. I know the default.aspx page is in the install folder. I am sure my website is pointing to the correct folder because I can open the SpamWords.xml file in my browser which is in the same install folder. Can anyone tell me why the install is crashing? I don't see the name of the file it can't find.

I was also getting this error from the web.config file: ""Cannot add duplicate collection entry of type 'add' with unique key attribute 'extension' set to '.axd'"" I commented out that line in the web.config file to get the website to run.

Server Error in '/' Application.
The system cannot find the file specified
Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code.

Exception Details: System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception: The system cannot find the file specified

Source Error:

An unhandled exception was generated during the execution of the current web request. Information regarding the origin and location of the exception can be identified using the exception stack trace below.

Stack Trace:


[Win32Exception (0x80004005): The system cannot find the file specified]
DallasSteve
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I think I need to fix the connection string in db.config. I will post a follow up later.
DallasSteve
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That fixed the problem. I had a bad connection string in db.config. Now the install wizard is working.
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