Customers who are using older versions of Front Page will still be able to edit and publish their web sites without any problems — with one possible exception: Due to restrictions in the newer version of Front Page, anyone with a username that begins with a number will need to receive a new username — Front Page 2002 does not support usernames that begin with numeric characters.We will automatically assign new usernames to affected users.Front Page 2002 includes a web-based administration panel, located at (where is your domain name.) You can use this administration panel to manage subwebs and to add additional users to your Front Page web.It can also be used to verify that Front Page extensions are installed and working on your account — if the administration panel loads successfully, the extensions are installed and working.Front Page requires special “extensions” installed on the server.
Usually a re-installation of the extensions will solve the problem. FTP or Telnet to your site and remove the file in the There are a number of reasons why Front Page hangs, but the biggest reason is related to the amount of data in your WWW directory, both in file size and in the number of files/directories.If you are affected by this restriction, please contact support on or after February 14 to request your new login information.Note that this change will affect Front Page access only.NOTICE: Front Page 2002 Upgrade Beginning Febuary 14th, 2002 we will be upgrading our servers to include the new Frontpage 2002 extensions.These extensions are backwards-compatible with older versions of Front Page.
The following are common problems and solutions encountered with using Microsoft Front Page.