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500 error in ASP...seems to work in PHP

Thread began 9/23/2009 1:13 am by bill303473 | Last modified 9/23/2009 12:38 pm by bill303473 | 1073 views | 1 replies

bill303473

500 error in ASP...seems to work in PHP

I manage a number of sites and have a current need to build a simple mail form on one of the ASP.Net sites. I hadn't used my Universal E-mail before but thought it would take care of me easily. I followed the basic instructions in the Getting Started Guide and built a two-line form with a submit button just to make sure I could figure out the basics (intending to build a more complicated form once I was knew what I was doing). I tried it on two ASP.Net host sites. One gave me a generic 500 error with no real info; the other one says:

Microsoft VBScript compilation error '800a0401'

Expected end of statement

/WA_Universal_Email/AspEmail_JS.asp, line 1

var gBodyFormat;
---------------^


So I used the same instructions and built the same form using PHP and it worked...it didn't send me the information I entered in either of the two form fields, but I think I know why that didn't work, but otherwise it shot me an e-mail right away. Any ideas?

Bill Edgar

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