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Server error 500 "nav not found" when adding navigation

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  • Server error 500 "nav not found" when adding navigation


    I created navigation and grid components and added them to a page (lstAutor).
    If I use only grid component, everything works. If I add navigation component (navMain) I get the following error:

    Error:Script: /lstAutor.a5w line:116
    Not found
    x_navMain not found."

    Problem lies somewhere here:
    dim request.variables.__ajax as c = default ""
    'Only run if not in an Ajax callback.
    if request.variables.__ajax = "" then
    Delete tmpl_navMain
    DIM tmpl_navMain as P
    tmpl_navMain = a5w_load_component("navMain") 'SYSTEM GENERATED COMMENT - PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE (LOAD:navMain)
    'Following code allows you to override settings in the saved component, and specify the component alias (componentName property).
    'Each component on a page must have a unique alias (componentName property).
    with tmpl_navMain
    location = "Autorid"
    componentName = "navMain"
    end with
    '=======================================compute the HTML for the Component=======================================
    delete x_navMain
    dim x_navMain as p
    x_navMain = a5w_run_Component(tmpl_navMain) 'SYSTEM GENERATED COMMENT - PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE (RUN:tmpl_navMain)
    end if 'end test in Ajax callback

    I have removed KB956844 patch from my computer.
    What is wrong?

    More important question is - how can I track errors like these in the future when they usually end with server error 500?
    Last edited by xmartens; 10-28-2009, 04:40 AM.

  • #2
    Re: Server error 500 &quot;nav not found&quot; when adding navigation

    Create a brand new A5W page. Your existing one is full of leftovers from when KB956844 was on your computer. That, or you have to know what to edit out of your existing page.
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    • #3
      Re: Server error 500 &quot;nav not found&quot; when adding navigation

      Thanks, it works now.