- Plesk for Windows
Websites are not available after Plesk upgrade on the Windows server.
Windows Event Viewer -> Application has errors with EventID 2280
CONFIG_TEXT: The Module DLL C:\Windows\system32\inetsrv\rewrite.dll failed to load. The data is the error.
Or the following error appears:
CONFIG_TEXT: Could not load type '%SystemRoot%\\system32\\inetsrv\\rewrite.dll'.
does not exist on the filesystem or corrupted. It would also help to check the Event Viewer Logs ( Windows Logs -> Application ) to look for specific causes of failure before proceeding to troubleshoot any further.
Connect to the server via RDP and make sure that
exists in the folder
If the .dll doesn't exist, it is required to download a correct URL Rewrite Module version and install it www.iis.net/urlrewrite
Or try to repair the IIS Rewrite Module installation (run the downloaded .msi package and click Repair ):
If step above was not helped, rename or remove
file and reinstall the package.
Continue Plesk upgrade.