How To: Correct the FormFilePath specified in the ArcIMSParams.js file


This is one possible fix when the HTML viewer hangs with Retrieving Map image.


1. Open the ArcIMSparams.js file in a text editor such as WordPad. This file is created by ArcIMS Designer and placed in the HTML directory of the Map web pages.

2. Search for this line:
var formFilePath

3. Change the path to reflect the correct directory location of the header.htm and footer.htm files.

4. Save the file.

5. Clear your browser cache.
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6. Reload and try to view the page.