How can I successfully install Lizmap? I have exhausted all the means of research without success. In fact, for more than a week I have tried to install lizmap on Windows. At the step of the Apache configuration I receive a forbidden message. I've tried to test the connection, and I resumed several times always the same,

What is wrong here?

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This is definitely a permission problem. Normally LIZMAP runs fine under WINDOWS.

I would recommend running the Apache service under a dedicated user. To do this, you must enter the appropriate "Log on" user for the Apache service, who also has the "Log on as a Service" rights.

After that the write permissions for this user have to be set for some directories. The corresponding directories can be found in the file ./lizmap/install/set_rights.sh:


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