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File permissions for Power CMS Builder on localhost

Thread began 10/09/2016 6:34 pm by mjon67244103 | Last modified 10/20/2016 9:31 pm by mjon67244103 | 207 views | 6 replies


File permissions for Power CMS Builder on localhost

I am using PowerCMS Builder on Mac OS 10.10.5, using Dreamweaver CC 2015.2. As a testing server I am using MAMP Pro 4.0.5, with Apache 2.2.31 and MySQL 5.6.28.

I've been using the video tutorial at as a guide. I'm trying to add a CMS to an existing site.

I create a database using phpMyAdmin, and can define it in PowerCMS Builder, but the Server Diagnostic Check always fails with File Permissions.

I have checked permissions for the directory that contains the site folder on the testing server, using phpMyAdmin. I have checked permissions using the File Access Permissions tab in DW. I have checked permissions using Finder Get Info.

I have checked numerous forum articles regarding this problem but can't get past it.

Thanks in advance for your assistance!

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