By André on Friday, November 7, 2014 2:56 PM


One day you get the error  500 – Internal server error  when entering your webpag! You didn’t change anything on your DotNetNuke 7.x (DNN) Installation with a DB running on SQL 2008 express.

You realize that the Database reached it’s 10 GB limit and this because of a lot of “Scheduler Exception” events.  Here I show how to solve this problem!

By André on Friday, October 17, 2014 6:08 PM


I write my blog entries with Windows Live Writer. When I write it in “one step” and publish it, everything works fine and only the “Read More >>” link is displayed! But when you change something in the title and publish it again, an additional “PermaLink” entry is created. Here I explain, how to remove this unnecessary link again.

By André on Sunday, October 5, 2014 5:02 PM

After I switched from my Microsoft Forefront TMG (2010) Firewall to Sophos UTM (9) my  Syntax Highlighting


in the DotNetNuke (DNN) Blog Module posts didn’t work any more. The JS / CSS files needed are externally hosted! So a new firewall rule is necessary to solve this issue!

By André on Sunday, November 3, 2013 9:28 AM

In December 2012 I updated my DotNetNuke Version 6.2.5 to 07.00.00

I received the following "SqlDataProvider Error!" when running the upgrade script:

By André on Saturday, August 4, 2012 12:36 PM


imageHow to Use Microsoft Windows Live Writer to write and publish a blog post entry for DNN (DotNetNuke). All the work can be done from Windows Live Writer (WLW)!


By André on Thursday, July 26, 2012 7:26 PM


From time to time, new DotNetNuke versions are released.




You get the information from the DotNetNuk e homepage or on the host configuration – page (see right picture above) when you have the “Check For Upgrades?” – Checkbox activated.

In this Post I describe all the steps (also the backup stepts before the upgrade) to update your DotNetNuke installation.

By André on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 11:25 AM


This post explains how you have to configure Windows Live Writer to connect to your DNN Blog.

It also describes registry and FileSystem locations of the templates and configurations.