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File Not Generating For Some Reason

When I click on a certain file on my website it is meant to generate another file but it doesn’t please help!

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How do I make it so it has permission to create the file?

I have all the files set to 777 just to make sure there are no issues, still not working.

Have you checked file & folder permissions? If you are generating another file, your server/folder must allow creation of such file and this is primarily a permissions issue!


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Hi @Yusheec,

I’ve had the same issue in the past, apart from the permissions on your folders and files, you’ll need to have the correct ownership as well.

To actually change your ownership, you can use the command chown. If this is still not working, you’ll need to start generating PHP error logs and review those for the errors.

Regards, KDSys

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