There are different types of HTTP 500 Internal Server Errors which mainly occurs while opening a website. There can be several reasons of HTTP  500 errors and they have possibly different meanings. It basically means that something wrong is going with website server. But follow this Tutorial to find out Exact Problem.

HTTP 500 error occurs due to website server Problem. Sometimes, it also occurs when a website is not accessible in Particular Area. These errors do not have any link to your Browsers. Means it does not depend that you are using Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge or Safari. So, it all depends upon the website.

How you are Affected by HTTP 500 Errors 

This type of errors is quite unescapable. These errors normally Occurs on the webpage where you have searched website. When you will see the list, you will automatically recognize errors on your webpage. Some of these errors are listed here.

  1. HTTP Error 500
  2. HTTP 500 – Internal Server Error
  3. That’s an Error
  4. 500 Internal Server Error
  5. Temporary Error (500)
  6. Internal Server Error
  7. 500 Error
  8. HTTP 500 Internal Error

As 500 Error is generated by website, so it doesn’t depend that which Mac, Laptop or Smartphone you are using.

Main Causes of HTTP 500 Internal Server Errors

When this error Occurs, it means that something is wrong with the webpage but not with your Browser or System. But more importantly it means that problem is on your site. It also refers that there is a problem with website programming. Sometimes it the website is not available in a certain area then these types of errors also occurs.

HTTP 500 is also often occurring on a Server using Microsoft IIS software. When this error occurs, you must check the decimal with the error such 500.19 internal server error. Because their decimal sometimes also indicates the problem. In this case the error is indicating that configuration data is invalid.

Method to Fix 500 Internal Server Error

Method for fixing these errors are quite simple. As it is server-side problem. So, stop considering that it is problem with internet. But still there are some technical through which you can Fix these HTTP 500 Errors. Following are the method for Solving these errors.

First thing that you can try is to Refresh your Page. You can simply go To URL and their press enter to refresh. Or you can simply press Ctrl + F5 all together for refreshing your webpage.

Clear Browsed Cache is also an effective method for facing these errors. You can remove browsed cache from Clear Browsed Data. You can simply go to chrome menu and then more tools and lastly clear browsing data. You can also use the short-cut Key Ctrl +Shift + Del.

Most of times I tried this method and the errors are removed instantly. From my point of a view it such a great Method.

Delete Browser Cookies method can also be used to remove these 500 Server Errors. Some websites can also be trouble shoot from deleting cookies. You can remove cookies by going to chrome menu and then more tools and lastly clear browsing data. You can also use the short-cut Key Ctrl +Shift + Del. In new page, a pop-up will automatically appear. You just have to select Cookies and press clear.

Contact to Website Helpline as most popular websites provides their contact information. So, their customers can call them for help. If the contacts are not Provided then you can start looking them on Social Platform like Twitter, Facebook and other Platforms. You can also contact on E-mail if website provide this facility.

You can try Troubleshoot as 504 Gateway errors. The reason is that some time Server produce 500 errors instead of 500 errors. If it happens then you try troubleshoot 504 errors and it will surely work for you.

How to Fix these HTTP 500 Internal Server Errors on your Website

The above method is bit simple to solve HTTP 500 Internal Server Errors. If these methods work then well and good. Otherwise you can try the Below method to solve the problems. If it your own website then you can also try these steps to Remove Errors. As I said earlier that these are Server-side Error. Following are the Steps to Solve your Problem.

PHP Timeout

PHP timeout can also be one main reason for the occurrence of 500 errors. If you Script is connected to the external resource of timeout then it can also be one of the effective Reason of HTTP 500 errors. Make sure that there must be time rules and better Error handling in your script.

Error in .htaccess Coding

Make sure to Check out the .htaccess file and insure that it must be properly Structured. Make sure that in these cases you must access your Content Management companies including WordPress, CMS and Joomla etc. You can access their Support Centers for better Troubleshooting of Errors.

But most importantly you must also get support from your Hosting Provider about the HTTP 500 Internal Server Error. Now a days most used Hosting Services are Dream Host, Inmotion and other Service. They might help you solving the problem.

Error for Permission Problem

One of the main Reasons of 500 internal Error is due to wrong permission of Files and folder. If you have incorrect Permission of PHP and CGI Script then it is a Blame. So, 500 error will occur due to this reason. It should be set instead as 0755 (-rwxr-xr-x).

Possible ways you can see these HTTP 500 Internal Server Error

Different Browsers may display these Errors in variety of Different Ways. When 500 error occur in Microsoft edge, it usually displays that “the website cannot display the page”. Likewise, other browsers and website displays it in Different ways.

Sometimes if there is outage in Gmail or Google Plus then it displays that 500 temporary Error, HTTP Error 500, 500. That’s an Error etc. Below are the Possible ways you can see these HTTP 500 Internal Server Error. You can also find more Errors Details on Microsoft’s The HTTP status code in IIS 7.0, IIS 7.5, and IIS 8.0 page. Following is the List of Some of these errors.

  1. 500.0 – Module or ISAPI error occurred.
  2. 500.11 – Application is shutting down on the web server.
  3. 500.12 – Application is busy restarting on the web server.
  4. 500.13 – Web server is too busy.
  5. 500.15 – Direct requests for Global.asax are not allowed.
  6. 500.19 – Configuration data is invalid.
  7. 500.21 – Module not recognized.
  8. 500.22 – An ASP.NET HTTP Modules configuration does not apply in Managed Pipeline mode.
  9. 500.23 – An ASP.NET HTTP Handlers configuration does not apply in Managed Pipeline mode.
  10. 500.24 – An ASP.NET impersonation configuration does not apply in Managed Pipeline mode.
  11. 500.50 – A rewrite error occurred during RQ_BEGIN_REQUEST notification handling. A configuration or inbound rule execution error occurred.
  12. 500.51 – A rewrite error occurred during GL_PRE_BEGIN_REQUEST notification handling. A global configuration or global rule execution error occurred.
  13. 500.52 – A rewrite error occurred during RQ_SEND_RESPONSE notification handling. An outbound rule execution occurred.
  14. 500.100 – Internal ASP error.