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Hi there :)   Help please.

Install is gone fine and I am now about to make changes to OC and try it out before for sure buy this great program made.

I have this problem, in admin - setup - configuration - site options, when i make a change in there, example, unmark site to could be shown and fix name in copyright  so on, then when hit the Process button, it not save any changing made ?  Seems it save it, as no error shown, but it does not though, save anything.

All other things seems to work and also the save functions, except this one?

Have a nice day

Johnny
 
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Hi,

We've had this problem before, and it was caused by a web-server module called 'mod_security'. Basically this is a module that looks for 'suspicious' web requests and filters them. When you edit the site options, it sees HTML being submitted, and thinks you're trying to hack the website.

This module breaks web standards, and isn't necessary because ocPortal doesn't have any known security holes, and also has it's own similar (but refined) filter.

We have some code in the recommended.htaccess file to turn this filter off for your website. Please try renaming that file to .htaccess. If this doesn't work, try the file with just leaving these 5 lines at the top:

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# Disable inaccurate security scanning (ocPortal has it's own)
<IfModule mod_security.c>
SecFilterEngine Off
SecFilterScanPOST Off
</IfModule>


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 Hi Chris, thanks man, it is working fine now, but only with the short ones, but it works  so I'm not the one to complain  lol

Johnny
 


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