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I keep getting the following error:

c:\Windows\System32\inetsrv>appcmd set site /"WebVTS" /+bindings.[prot
ERROR ( message:Configuration error
Filename: redirection.config
Line Number: 0
Description: Cannot read configuration file due to insufficient permissions
. )

I'm trying to add a hostname to an https: site in IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008. I added IUSR read/modify to my web.config file. But can't seem to figure out where and what is redirection.config?

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Did you run the command prompt as administrator? – Shane Madden Jul 24 '12 at 0:55
how do i do that? – cdub Jul 24 '12 at 1:02
awesome, that worked – cdub Jul 24 '12 at 1:06
up vote 1 down vote accepted

Right click "Command Prompt" in your task bar or start menu and select the "Run as Administrator" option.

run as

This will cause your command prompt to be UAC-elevated, and the window title will change to let you know that your prompt has extra oomph:

admin prompt

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