- Plesk Onyx for Windows
Note: This article has the reference to the issue with the fix available:
- #EXTWPTOOLK-2191 "WordPress sites running in a shared application pool on Windows servers no longer become broken after certain new security measures are applied."
- WordPress Toolkit 3.5.1 03 December 2018 (Windows)
Several websites do not work with the following error:
CONFIG_TEXT: HTTP Error 500.52 - URL Rewrite Module Error.
The page cannot be displayed because an internal server error has occurred.
Using the utility Failed Requests Tracing in Domains > example.com gives the following information:
CONFIG_TEXT: ModuleName RewriteModule
HttpReason URL Rewrite Module Error.
ErrorCode Cannot create a file when that file already exists.
The bug EXTWPTOOLK-2191 in the extension WordPress Toolkit. It is fixed in the WordPress Toolkit 3.5.1.
Go to Extensions > My Extensions and check the version of the WordPress Toolkit.
If the version is less than 3.5.1, go to Extensions > Updates and click Check Now.
Select WordPress Toolkit and click Update:
4.1. If Plesk Onyx 17.0.17 is used, go to Extensions > Extensions Catalog and click Upgrade next to WordPress Toolkit.
Connect to the server using RDP.
C:\> iisreset /stop
Type the command below and press the Enter button:
Find IIS URL Rewrite Module 2 in the programs list and click the Uninstall button.
Go to the
Double click on the folder which name is starting from the
PANEL-WIN(the further symbols depends on the product version):
thirdparty-msi-Windows-any-x86_64folder and double-click on the file starting from the
rewrite_7.2(the further symbols depends on the product version):
Follow the Setup Wizard instructions to complete the installation of the URL Rewrite Module.
C:\> iisreset /start