I am running WP 4.4.2 trying to install CiviCRM 4.7.1. I get to the point where I enter the URL to run the install script then get a message that I do not have sufficient permsissions to access this page. The CiviCRM instructions say that this could be due to the fact that I deactivated CiviCRM before running the script, but I did not do that. It is activated.
If you've just upgraded CiviCRM for Wordpress and you see this error, check that you've restored the
civicrm.settings.php file from your previous codebase as per steps 2 & 3 of Upgrading CiviCRM for WordPress
- In step 2 of the upgrade, you make a copy of
- In step 3 of the upgrade, you restore this copy to
Omitting this, or having a
civicrm.settings.php which is unreadable to the webserver, may lead to the "you do not have permissions to access this page" error.