No Host or Admin Tabs After Upgrading to DNN 6.X
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There Are No Host or Admin Tabs After Upgrading to DNN 6.X
After upgrading your site from 4/5 to 6 you no longer have the Host or Admin tabs visible on your site.
This is by design by the DotNetNuke Corporation since you are now able to access the Host and Admin menus from the Ribbon Bar on your DNN 6.X site. However, if you do wish to have these options in your menu they can be enabled.
These steps require you to have Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio installed on your computer.
Microsoft SQL Server Mangement Studio Express 2008 is available for free from Microsoft, and can be downloaded at
. If you're unfamiliar with making changes directly in SQL this can be done by one of our support staff.
Log in to
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
and connect to your database
Right click on the Tabs table and select
Edit Top 200 Rows
column find the entry for
(usually the first entry in the column).
row find the
column and change this entry from
Repeat steps 3 - 5 for
Once these values have been changed in the database, the site must be restarted by following the steps in the following article:
How to Restart Your Website
Article ID: 364
Created: April 7, 2012 at 7:31 AM
Modified: August 25, 2014 at 2:41 PM
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