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Exception while installing Commerce on Windows 7 Ultimate


Hi guys,

I'm wondering someone might have encountered this and figured out a workaround.

When I installed a CMS site using the same database settings and credentials, it installs just fine.

But when I install Commerce with the same settings and credentials, this is what I get whether I specify a license or not.

"===in trapping ex ===
An unhandled error has occured:
The ConnectionString property has not been initialized.
When executing

At C:\Program Files (x86)\EPiServer\CMS\6.1.379.0\Install\Modules\EPiServer Com
merce\Install EPiServer Commerce.ps1:298 char:21
+     $sqlConnection.Open <<<< ();
inTransaction = True
An error has occured and the transaction will be rolled back
Deleting Commerce Manager site folder C:\EPiServer\Sites\SampleCommerceManager
Deleting Commerce Manager ExternalFiles C:\EPiServer\eCommerceFramework\5.2\SampleCommerceManager
Deleting Commerce Manager database
Started a transacted install
The database dbEPiServerCommerceManager was not deleted because it did not exist
Entering commit phase

At C:\Program Files (x86)\EPiServer\CMS\6.1.379.0\Install\Modules\EPiServer Commerce\Install EPiServer Commerce.ps1:298 char:21
+     $sqlConnection.Open <<<< ();
System.Management.Automation.ParentContainsErrorRecordException: Exception calling "Open" with "0" argument(s): "The ConnectionString property has not been initialized."


I hope someone can help me with this.





Apr 27, 2012 9:26

I also had some trouble with the Commerce installation. Here's a blog post I wrote about it. Hope it helps you.

Note this is for Commerce 1.0. I have not tested if Commerce 1.1 is different.

Apr 30, 2012 11:13
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