WebsitePanel Alternative

WebsitePanel was one of the open source Windows hosting control panels. It was widely used by web hosting providers to provision shared hosting service, VPS and private Cloud. All of sudden, development was stopped and the users were left with no option other than to find alternative solution to migrate from WebsitePanel. After last release […]

WebsitePanel error – Unable to create email alias in SmarterMail – Could not check whether mail alias exists

You may receive an error “Could not check whether mail alias exists” while creating email alias from WebsitePanel. The following is the complete error message: Page URL: http://IP:9001/Default.aspx?pid=SpaceMailForwardings&mid=86&ctl=edit_item&SpaceID=50 Logged User: myuser Work on Behalf: myuser Hosting Space: 50 Stack Trace: System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: Server was unable to process request. —> System.Exception: Error executing ‘ADD’ task on […]

WebsitePanel error – Error reading web site information

You may receive the following error when you go to Websites -> click on your website in WebsitePanel: System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: Server was unable to process request. —> System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x80070490): Filename: \\?\C:\Windows\system32\inetsrv\config\administration.config Error: The configuration section ‘system.webServer/management/authorization’ cannot be read because it is missing a section declaration at Microsoft.Web.Administration.Interop.AppHostWritableAdminManager.GetAdminSection(String bstrSectionName, String bstrSectionPath) at Microsoft.Web.Administration.Configuration.GetSectionInternal(ConfigurationSection section, […]

Microsoft Web Application Gallery stopped working after upgrading to WebsitePanel 2.0

After upgrading WebsitePanel to WebsitePanel 2.0, your Web Application Gallery may not work and you may receive the following error: Application Gallery module is unavailable: – MsDeployIsNotInstalled. To fix this problem, install the latest version of Microsoft Web Deploy 3.0. After installing this module, do not forget to restart IIS service. If you are using […]

System.IO.FileLoadException: Could not load file or assembly ‘WebsitePanel.VmConfig.exe’ or one of its dependencies

You may receive the following error while installing WebsitePanel Virtual Machine configuration service: C:\Program Files (x86)\VmConfig>install.bat Microsoft (R) .NET Framework Installation utility Version 4.0.30319.1 Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation.  All rights reserved. Exception occurred while initializing the installation: System.IO.FileLoadException: Could not load file or assembly ‘file:///C:\Program Files (x86)\VmConfig\WebsitePanel.VmConfig.exe’ or one of its dependencies. Operation is not […]