I am working on a site, which is built with
I have never used the framework before...I've learnt a little bit in the last couple days but really cannot solve my problem.
I have downloaded the site and I want to upload it to my own domain so not to make changes to the live site before testing.
the original site is
I want to upload it to
mysites.com/examplesite (this will be the base - I use this domain for all my clients' test sites).
I have moved all the files and the database is in place.
I have found the database configuration file and have successfully edited it.
I am having trouble getting the site to work, I think it must be because of the site now being down a directory level.
I have edited
$config['base_url'] so that it is correct...I am pretty sure it is correct because I can now reach the homepage where I couldn't before editing that variable. But, i can only reach the homepage - when I click on a link to another page, I get
500 error Internal server error.
Does anyone have a quick fix for me?