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TestRail Activating the background task


While trying to activate the background task ,facing below errors:

C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP>"C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP\v5.6\php.exe" "C:\inetpub \wwwroot\testrail\task.php"

X-Powered-By: PHP/5.6.31

Content-type: text/html; charset=UTF-8

Access denied.

C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP>

I am using admin to run this and all permissions look good.

Please help.

Its urgent.


I would think it would be using a server user - not your account you are logging onto the server with… The message would not likely be incorrect - there is a permission issue for the task it would seem to me.


What action you will suggest , what and how to verify.

Thanks for the help.


I was able to resolve this issue . My PHP.exe file was of 0 byte , so I have installed PHP 5.6 again.