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CDONTS to CDOSYS - DW8 problems but no other way to change scripts

Thread began 11/26/2014 4:38 am by Nathon Jones Web Design | Last modified 11/26/2014 12:34 pm by Nathon Jones Web Design | 402 views | 1 replies

Nathon Jones Web Design

CDONTS to CDOSYS - DW8 problems but no other way to change scripts

Our server provider just turned off CDONTS on our server and todl us we'd have to change to CDOSYS.
We have DW8 installed on Win 8.1 Pro, but when we install the old UE extension, in an attempt to change the scripting language, we are receiving all kinds of errors including...

The WA_AddForm script does not define the findServerBehaviour function
The WA_EditAlert script does not define the findServerBehaviour function
The WA_MementoNotify script does not define the findServerBehaviour function
The WA_Preferences script does not define the findServerBehaviour function
...and so on.

When we eventually OK all of these, we then get..

JavaScript error while loading WA Universal Email.htm:
Unable to open script file "C:\Program Files (x86)\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\ServerBehaviours|ASP_VBS\configuration\Shared|Common\Scripts\dwscripts.js" (error 3).

...and we can't open the UE dialog box to make the changes required.

How do we resolve this, or is there an easier way to update the UE script to use CDOSYS instead of CDONTS?

We are having to use DW8 because these sites were created in Classic ASP so we can't use the latest UE behaviour in DWCC2014.

Hope you can help. Thank you.

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