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Questions tagged [installation]

Tag a question "installation" if you are having trouble completing the initial installation of CiviCRM on Drupal, Joomla, or WordPress. If you encounter problems while using the system, use tags that are more specific to the features affected.

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Is it better to install civi (Wordpress) on a dev server first then migrate to production or is the reverse better?

Assuming the goal is to install clones of Civi + WP + MySQL on two servers (let's call them "production" and "dev" with those roles in mind): These days, is it better to install first on dev then ...
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Running ./civicrm/install/index.php gives blank screen

Tried suggestions in Getting permission error when installing CiviCRM under Drupal But without success. Drupal 7.41 and CiviCRM 5.10.4 on hosted linux
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Installer not showing up

I've uploaded the file civicrm-5.8.2-wordpress.zip into the plugins folder and unzipped it. I've activated the plugin. The first time through this process the installer ran to the point of creating ...
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What does undefined extension class 'Smarty_Internal_Method_Assign_By_Ref' Mean?

The new installation of CIVI works. LAMP server, shared hosting, PHP 7.2, Joomla! 3.9, etc. When I click to go to configuration checklist, I get the error: undefined extension class '...
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CiviVolunteer - Where to put translations file on WordPress

after some work on Transifex, we need to install civiVolunteer italian translation on WordPress. Where is the right place to put the .po file?
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Errors on install WP 5.02 (fresh install) , Civicrm 5.82, PHP 7.2.13 (xampp)

I installed civicrm 5.82 on a fresh install of Wordpress 5.02 with PHP 7.2.13 (xampp). Went through civicrm setup, then saw a few PHP warnings on the CiviCRM Home page. This is running on my local dev ...
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Warning after installation: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in CRM_Utils_Check_Component_Env

anyone an idea what this warning is about? I get this warning straight after fresh installation. Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in CRM_Utils_Check_Component_Env->checkVersion() (...
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Can't use function return value in write context in … civicrm.php on line 342 (5.8.1, WordPress)

After manual installation of the plugin in Wordpress (5.0.1), PHP (7.2.12), mySQL (10.1.36-MariaDB). I can't activate it. I receive this info: Fatal error: Can't use function return value in write ...
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Hosting Provider for CiviCRM

I am trying to install my CiviCRM instance on my current drupal installation that is my website which is hosted by the webgo24.de. During installation I get an error „DB Error“ and after some emails ...
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Installation issues - unmet dependencies

trying to install the civicrm buildkit using the instructions found here : https://docs.civicrm.org/dev/en/latest/tools/buildkit/ I am on ubuntu 16.04. When I run curl -Ls https://civicrm.org/get-...
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Unable to create InnoDB tables. MySQL InnoDB support is required for CiviCRM but is either not available or not enabled in this MySQL database server

I'm trying to install an old CiviCRM version on Drupal 6, the purpose is to migrate an old database data to the latest CiviCRM version, but I'm getting this error when I try to install CiviCRM in a ...
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Any issues known when installing via docker image?

I have installed Bitnami CiviCRM Stack 5.5.3-0, containing CiviCRM, Drupal, MySQL, Apache ... It works like a charm, at least the are no obvious issues for me - ok, im a complete beginner regarding ...
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2 Drupal Sites and 1 CiviCRM

I am looking for some advice on whats the best approach to implement two Drupal sites with different domain names + designs and link them to one CiviCRM. I know multi-site for CiviCRM is on option ...
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Running 2 civicrm instances on 1 database

I have one mySQL database and one Apache webserver. Can I still run 2 separate wordpress/Civicrm environments (like staging and production)?
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CiviCRM Page Not Found Error After Copying Site to New Server

I wanted to do some testing on my CiviCRM site (on Drupal) and so copied everything over to another server. I am using CiviCRM 5.3.1 with Drupal 7.59. I followed the steps in the "Moving an Existing ...
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Oops! Incorrect CiviCRM version. This installer can only be used for the Drupal version of CiviCRM

I get this message after (successfully) installing 5.4.0 into Backdrop 1.10.1. The download file is civicrm-5.4.0-backdrop.tar.gz and when I start to install it shows the correct version (it says ...
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CiviCRM 5.4.0 Install “You do not have permission to access this page”

I am stuck on this step: Then go to Settings > CiviCRM Installer: http://example.org/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=civicrm-install In version 4.7 and above you will see a link on the wp-...
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Drupal Installation Error on Centos

I am getting this error during installation. Has anyone else seen this? You don't have permission to access this page The installer can only be run by a user with the permission to administer site ...
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CiviCRM reports Cron not running, but my web host is adamant that it is

I'm using the cli.php method to run cron as described in the System Administrator Guide. I am able to run this command from ssh, and it seems to execute fine: php /var/sites/c/<mydomain>/...
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Installer says cannot create triggers but I can with phpMyAdmin

Any suggestions how to get the civicrm installer to recognize that I have permission to create triggers. The installer says I don't, but my host says I do. I can create triggers with phpMyAdmin. I am ...
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DB Error: connect failed when trying to call Job.execute using cli.php?

I've set up a new CiviCRM install on a new Drupal install and I'm trying to configure Cron using the instructions at https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/setup/jobs/. I'm a complete newbie at ...
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Moving site from WordPress to Drupal

I've been moving a CiviCRM from WordPress to Drupal but getting a strange array of errors. It's on the same hosting so I've set up a new database for the new CiviCRM, moved all the tables except the ...
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I am to install CiviCRM on Windows 10 with WAMP

I have been trying to setup CiviCRM on Windows 10, But I am not able to install "bin/civi-download-tools" on it. Even I have installed and enabled Linux subsystem tools on windows. Please guide me ...
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Can't install extensions on CiviCRM 4.6.36 with Drupal 7.59

So I successfully installed CiviCRM and most things are running well but I can't install extensions. From Gui I get to the "Download and Install button and the installation fails with: WARNING: The ...
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CiviCRM installation page is blank on Wordpress

I am trying to install CiviCRM in Wordpress. The upload and activation of the plugin worked fine. Issue is now using this URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=civicrm-install to complete the ...
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`Failed opening required 'Log.php'` trying to install

I'm attempting to install CiviCRM 4.6.19 in order to perform a migration and am completely stumped on something. This is going into a Drupal 7 site and the entire thing is being put together with ...
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white screen when trying to install civicrm on drupal, which is installed on a subdirectory

I have a Drupal site installed in a subdirectory, and would like to install the Civi module in it. I have uploaded all the civi files, alas, when I try to install Civi here: www.mysite/drupal/civi/...
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Unable to install CiviCRM 5.0.1 as Drupal site admin

Just been trying to install CiviCRM 5.0.1 in Drupal 7.58, and when I try to run the install script, I get a message saying I don't have permission to do so: "You don't have permission to access this ...
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Is there Support?

Do you provide support services to users? If so, what is the cost or cost of additional add-ons? I've heard that this is priced a-la-carte per submitted request
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Wordpress V4.7.31 install - Cannot add or update a child row: a foreign key constraint fails

installation fails with a bunch of the same errors. Summary below: DB_Error object ( [error_message_prefix] => [MODE] => 1 [level] => 1024 [code] => -3 [MESSAGE] => db ERROR: ...
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Joomla installation error: Please enter a package folder. Unable to find install package

When I tried installing by uploading the package file, nothing happened. Then I tried exactly as the installation guide says for Joomla and I get this error: Please enter a package folder. Unable to ...
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Facing issues with CiviCRM installation on Drupal 7

I manage to install CiviCRM on Drupal 7 ( had to do it manually ) and ran installation program successfully. However, I am facing following issues : 1) civiCRM option is not visible on top menu ...
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Error when installing civicrm-4.7.29-drupal on Drupal-7.56

when I install civicrm-4.7.29-drupal on Drupal-7.56 just using one database for drupal an civicrm the installation runs perfectly without any errors. If I use two databases for drupal and civicrm I ...
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Install CiviCRM alone or as Wordpress plugin?

I need your advice. What is the best ? Install CiviCRM alone or as Wordpress plugin ? I have a wordpres website for a NPO, and I want to manage members with CiviCRM. We are not big, and will manage ...
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Fresh WP install succeeds then fails - path or permissions problem?

I've followed the install instructions on docs.civicrm.org site to make a fresh installation of CiviCRM in Wordpress on a local server (Synology NAS running Linux kernel). All went fine, leading to ...
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4.7.29 not installing on test site

Trying a test install of CivicCRM 4.7.29 for Wordpress before purchasing. Not going well. As we attempt to install as a plugin, we get the following error msg: Warning: POST Content-Length of ...
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Is it possible to set the list of CiviCRM components from the command line using drush

drush and cv have both have commands to install extensions. But know I want to create a script that sets the CiviCRM components. Is it possible to do this?
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How do I troubleshoot DB Error: connect failed on a new installation on Wordpress?

I am following the detailed instructions to install Civi under Wordpress. I am running a local development Wordpress site using MariaDB 10. I have downloaded and activated the CiviCRM plugin. The ...
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Getting this install error using latest CivicCRM on wordpress

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function set_current_screen() in /var/www/html/wp-admin/admin-header.php:30 Stack trace: #0 /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/civicrm/civicrm/CRM/Utils/...
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Can not enable Contact Distance Search under CiviCRM modules

I have installed CiviCRM 4.7 and CMS is Drupal 7.56 CiviCRM Contact Distance Search is showing disabled in the modules list. Why is it disabled? how to enable it?
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Race condition death spiral when changing a site's domain?

Drupal 7, CiviCRM 4.6, I've just switched a site from being a directory of one domain to it's own new domain. After clearing all caches and resetting the backend configuration, it's able to load the ...
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Tyring to Upgrade to civicrm 4.7.28 on Joomla but wsod error says civicrm.settings.php is missing

I', having a hard time upgrading my Joomla! 3.8.3 site on Php 7 to civiCRM 4.7.28. This is the error I'm getting when I install from directory. I looks like it's not creating the civicrm.settings.php ...
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Installed on Subdomain Civimail is blank

I just installed civi 4.7.27 on Wordpress 4.9.1 into a subdomain example.mysite.com The civimail New Mailing page is blank and the System Status page is blank. Other pages are probably blank too.
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Why is there private_html in my [cms.root] directory variable and is it trouble?

The Settings - Upload Directories screen (url civicrm/admin/setting/path?reset=1) makes it possible to examine the value of the [cms.root] variable. Just click the first help question mark. In my ...
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How to Install Civi on a Subdomain?

I am installing civi 4.7.27 on a subdomain ( civiinstall.mysite.com ) that will run on WordPress 4.9.1. Has anyone installed Civi on a subdomain before? Do we need to update the paths somewhere as ...
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I cannot get the installer civicrm screen

I have downloaded and unzipped the files. In wordpress when i click on the menu "install civicrm" i have no answer, the screen remains. See screencap Thank you for help My hosting is by 000webhost ...
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Getting permission error when installing CiviCRM under Drupal

I've recently set up a subdomain of mine on a VPS, installed Drupal 7.56, and managed to download the civicrm module but when I go to http://mysite.net/drupal-7.56/sites/all/modules/civicrm/install/...
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Invalid value for field(s) : field ID after moving the installation

I copied my CiviCRM installation into another machine. I imported all my old data successfully. I am able to see the old data in matching fields including data in custom fields. I tried importing new ...
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Moving CiviCRM from Windows to Linux

I created a CiviCRM database locally on my windows machine on Wordpress. I am using a linux webserver to which I would like to move the data. I think there should be no issues in moving the data using ...
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CiviVolunteer Fails to Install

After moving my Joomla-based CiviCRM site to a new server that included an upgrade to Joomla 3.8.2 on PHP 7.0 and CiviCRM 4.7.29, CiviVolunteer stopped working. I eventually uninstalled CiviVolunteer ...