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Hello,

So i've started a new site with the Phoenix CE v1.0.5.0, and my PHP is 7.3.

But after confire and remove the whole thing and re-configure 3 times, i always have an error 500 while editing the Administrator username/password.

I always use a new username/password and tick the Protect box. And when i click save i have a error 500.

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It wants you to make the admin/.htaccess and admin/.htpasswd_oscommerce files writable. 

If you don't do that, don't click the checkbox. 


Always back up before making changes.

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Posted (edited)

I put this 2 files on writable (777), i still have the same issue after multiples try. But i just do the password folder security on my host serveur panel. Is it ok like that ?

Also i have a problem with the configure.php security :

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> i've puted the file on 644 but the message remain. Maybe another thing that i missunderstood.. needs help for this tto please ;)

Thanks !

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2 hours ago, undersiege said:

But i just do the password folder security on my host serveur panel. Is it ok like that ?

Yes.  It's safer for the files not to be writable.  But then you have to manually keep them in synch. 

2 hours ago, undersiege said:

i've puted the file on 644 but the message remain. Maybe another thing that i missunderstood.. needs help for this tto please

Try 444. 


Always back up before making changes.

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- i think i don't understand what exactly i have to keep synch with what

- it doens't stay on 444, i changed it and look after it comes back to 644

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29 minutes ago, undersiege said:

- i think i don't understand what exactly i have to keep synch with what

You want the username/password that you set in your host server panel to be the same as the username/password set in the store admin.  Because when you authenticate through the host method, it will try to apply the same username/password to the store admin.  If they are set the same in both places, it will log you in.  If not, you have to log in twice.  Once with each credentials. 

32 minutes ago, undersiege said:

- it doens't stay on 444, i changed it and look after it comes back to 644

Then you are on the second part of the advice:  "contact your host to do it for you" since they won't let you do it yourself. 


Always back up before making changes.

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On 4/16/2020 at 3:30 PM, ecartz said:

Then you are on the second part of the advice:  "contact your host to do it for you" since they won't let you do it yourself. 

Perfect, they've done it. Thanks !!

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