05-18-2008 08:52 AM
I am having issues with Act! premium 2008 for Web. I was able to install the software and the SQL database successfully on a windows 2003 server.
I was successfully able to install the internet synchronization service on the same server.
When I open up Act Premium and go to Tools --> Website administration
and test the connection of ACT! with web server, then It gives me an error that says - "ACT was not able to connect to your web server. Invalid URI: a port was expected, instead there was a colon present"
FYI: I already have IIS V6.0 installed and my default FTP Site and website are configured on my web server and works fine. When Act! for Web and Internet Sync was installed, I found entries for ACT! listed in the "websites" section of IIS. (it also includes the listing for APFW)
here's my FTP Site:
ftp://126.96.36.199 (can be opened in windows explorer)
here's my default website in IIS:
(both of them works just fine. Please Try it out by yourself to verify)
So, to test if ACT! for web works in Internet explorer, if I type
ACT!'s console should open up in IE. Instead, it leads me to a blank page.
To override all the port forwarding issues, even tried to open Act! in IE on the server itself using the server's internal IP Address:
but this did not work as well.
It seems that I am missing a step here. Could you please let me know what I am missing or doing wrong here ?
I highly appreciate your help
06-02-2008 06:03 AM