iMonnit Express 4.0 - If You See the Error ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS or Similar After Installation

You may see an error indicating ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS after installing and attempting to activate your iMonnit Express 4.0 software. If you see this, it is likely a result of using an Activation Key meant for a previous version of iMonnit Express. You will need to purchase a key for the current version of Express 4 in order to properly activate the software. This article should assist you in resolving the issue.

Summary of Steps

  1. Purchase/retrieve a current iMonnit Express 4.0 Activation Key from Monnit or your reseller
  2. Using Windows Explorer, rename the file at the following location to “ExpressCore.db.old”

Note: you will need Administrator privileges in order to do this.

C:WindowsSystem32configsystemprofileAppDataRoamingExpressCore
3. Restart the computer
4. Launch the Services.msc program in Windows (you can generally search “services” in Windows Search)

Note: you will need Administrator privileges in order to do this.

  1. Find the iMonnit Express service list of the Services.msc program of Windows, right click, and select Stop
  2. Find the iMonnit Express service list of the Services.msc program of Windows, right click, and select Start
  3. Clear your cache and cookies from your browser
  4. Attempt to visit the “localhost” site in your browser
  5. Complete the iMonnit Express Activation

The redirects error you encounter may differ between browser as demonstrated by the screenshots below.

Chrome - Too Many Redirects
Firefox - Too Many Redirects
Edge - Too Many Redirects