The legacy wiki pages are here for reference purposes only.
For up-to-date information make sure to check the documentation section.

Sometimes it is useful to re-check folder permissions, for example, when you move a completed site to a production server, or if you change hosting.

How to check

If you don't delete the /install folder, you can check permissions by adding 

or for 4.7+

after your base url.

For example.

Pre Umbraco 4.7


Umbraco 4.7+


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