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I have web site on IIS 7 on Windows 2008, when I try to access the "page" (that correctly bound to namespace in web.config) I get error: "The required page cannot be accessed because the related configuration data for the page is invalid".

Very important to say that on windows 7 I have this working.

May be this is because I don't see ASP.NET area in management window? If yes, can yo tell me how I install ASP.NET on IIS 7 on windows 2008?

Thank you for ahead.

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You are right. The .ashx is part of HandlerFactory which is installed when you select ASP.NET in the Web Server Role Services.

To enable ASP.NET in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008

In Windows 7, you can enable ASP.NET from Control Panel -> Programs -> Programs and Features -> Turn Windows features on or off. Expand Internet Information Services -> World Wide Web Services -> Application Development Features and click ASP.NET.

In Windows Server 2008, Open Server Manager -> click Roles -> click Add Roles -> select Web Server (IIS) -> in Role Services click ASP.NET it will prompt for necessary dependent Roles Services click Add Required Role Services.

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Thank you very much, it works! –  Rodnower Apr 6 '10 at 14:54

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