How to install the VisualTime system on Windows 2012

In order to allow the installation of the VisualTime server components on Windows 2012 follow the steps below:

1. Perform the VisualTime server installation (or upgrade).

2. Open a DOS prompt and run the following command:

C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v4.0.30319\aspnet_regiis.exe -i

3. For the VisualTime web client and the the VisualTime Room Booking form open the corresponding web.config files 
(C:\Program Files (x86)\VisualTime\webclient\web.config and C:\Program Files (x86)\VisualTime\roombooking\web.config) in Notepad and remove or comment out the   <staticContent> section containing the mimeMap fileExtension=".woff" :

<mimeMap fileExtension=".woff" mimeType="application/x-font-woff"/>

To comment out that section add the  string <!--  at the beginning of the line and --> at the end. For example:

    <staticContent>
       <!-- <mimeMap fileExtension=".woff" mimeType="application/x-font-woff"/>-->
    </staticContent>


4. If you have acquired the Reporting module open a DOS prompt and run the following command:
C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727\aspnet_regiis.exe -i

5. Launch the IIS Managment COnsole and verify the *.woff extension is associated withe MIME type application/x-font-woff for the site where  VisualTime is installed. See the below screenshot.



6. Verify the /visualtime, /visualtime_rbf and /visualtime_web2 applications can be open in the browser without error.



See also HTTP 500 error code 0x800700c1 when browsing the /visualtime web page.

Article ID: 49, Created On: 9/30/2014, Modified: 9/30/2014