- Plesk for Windows
When going to Plesk > Tools & Settings > File Sharing the following error appears :
PLESK_ERROR: Internal error: Internal Server Error
Trying to access File Sharing URL (
http://example.com/files/private/admin) directly in a browser results in:
CONFIG_TEXT: HTTP Error 500.19 - Internal Server Error
The requested page cannot be accessed because the related configuration data for the page is invalid.
Config Error: The configuration section 'standardEndpoints' cannot be read because it is missing a section declaration
File sharing works fine if the file
File Sharing Application pool is configured to use ASP .NET 2.0.
File Sharing application and the website where File Sharing application is configured(example.com) use different Application pools.
To work properly File Sharing Application pool must be configured to run with ASP .NET 4.0.
- Log in to the Plesk server via RDP.
Open IIS > Application Pools > FileSharingPool > Advanced Settings and set .NET CLR Version as 4.0.