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No rights to upload file on shared hosting

Topics: Developer Forum
Mar 26, 2009 at 11:54 AM
When I try to upload a file I get the following error:
"Access to the path '<some full path on the server\uploaded file.ext>' is denied."

My website is hosted on a Shared server and because of problems with the upload page I used the fix posted in'.

Strangly enough, when I try to create a new Folder, IE asks me for a username and password. If I supply the right one the folder gets created and I am able to upload files correctly (also in the standard Upload folder).

Could anyone point me in the right direction?

Mar 26, 2009 at 8:50 PM
Your provider probably has a control panel that allows you to make folders writable to the web site process. Log into your control panel, find the folder and set it to be writable.