On this page you find an overview of the frequently asked questions, as well as, solutions for frequently occurring problems.
Be sure to go to the forum if your question is not answered here.
This problem only occurs in the trial version 4.0.1
of Ranking Toolbox 4.x. Please download the latest version
from our website and install this version on the existing
If you wish to uninstall the application, open the
Windows Explorer and delete the file rankingtoolbox.exe
in the folder C:\Program Files\AceBIT\Ranking Toolbox.
Now you can restart the installation program to uninstall
If you wish to change or update the application via the installation program, download version 3 here: http://www.ranking-toolbox.de/download/rt31.exe.
In the new installation program this error is fixed. When running the new installation program the old and faulty one is overwritten automatically.
This might be due to the following:
You are using ""Share To Web"" by Hewlett Packard.
This application causes some memory troubles, which might lead to the fact that Ranking Toolbox is not removed from memory completely.
We recommend to uninstall Share To Web or to only start it if required.
We still advice customers against using doorway pages!
However, we like to leave it up to our customers if they want to use doorway pages.
Not to mention that there are, however, cases in which using doorway pages might be reasonable. For example, for websites with dynamic content.
We offer our customers a sophisticated doorway page module and the chance to achieve the maximum of success using this method."
Download the latest engines.cfg file here.
The latest search engine database is available in this file.
Extract the downloaded file into the Ranking Toolbox program folder (e.g. C:\Program\AceBIT\Ranking Toolbox\) and overwrite the existing file.
Yes, you can also optimize dynamic websites (e.g.
website that were created using PHP or ASP) with the
To optimize dynamic websites with the Ranking Toolbox, analyze a URL of your website. You can integrate the tips for optimization that are displayed into your HTML version of your scripts.
The famous search services (like google or altavista) now also include dynamic websites in their index. That is why optimization of dynamic websites is also worthwhile.
Yes, you can. You can analyze and optimize as many
websites as you like.
In version 2.0 or higher you can also create your own templates to customize the created reports according to your company design.
Refresh is an automatic update or an automatic forwarding
to another URL. This is specified in the HEAD section
of your website:
<meta http-equiv=""refresh"" content=""10;
Search engines only accept these forwardings, if they occur after a specific period.
In general you should do without these forwardings, unless your websites benefits from them.