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How to configure a Web.Config file to allow custom 404 handling while still displaying on-page 500 error detail?

To customize 404 handling and based on the hosting company's suggestion, we are currently using the following web.config setup. However, we quickly realized that with this configuration, any page ...
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Classic ASP Impersonation | Windows authentication | File Access Denied IIS 7

I have a classic ASP/VBScript website (landing page - default.asp) that writes the website user access (LOGON_USER) activity to a simple txt file via the Scripting.FileSystemObject. VBScript creates ...
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“Unknown scripting language VBScript” IIS 7.5 + 2008 R2 SP1

Migrated an old classic ASP application from Server 2008 R2 to a new Server 2008 R2 SP1 and having serious issues now. All set ups and configs are identical between the "old" and new servers, no code ...
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Failed Request Tracing XML fails to display in Internet Explorer (IIS 7.5)

I have installed the Tracing feature and enabled failed request tracing for a website, to debug a Classic ASP website. The XML logs are created upon occurring errors, however when I open them in IE, ...
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Upgrade to IIS7 from IIS6 to improve application performance

I have an ASP Classic application that runs currently in IIS6, but often due to the original programmer not following "best practices" this application throws an Out of Memory error after several ...
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Classic ASP Page Running Longer Than Server.ScriptTimeout

We have an issue where we are seeing ASP pages run for 30-45 minutes even though the Server.ScriptTimeout value is 90 seconds. We have even verified this by printing to the page the value of ...
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IIS6 cdo.message cannot send emails access denied error

Got some very basic email code on a iis 6 server to send a test email. Relay is enabled on exchange server for this server, the iis user has write permissions to the directories for mailroot and all ...
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Adding ASP v1 support to IIS6

I have IIS6 running Win2003 Server and (unfortunately) I need to get one terribly old code base running on it. It uses classic ASP v1 and it appears that this particular box has no support for it in ...
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Enable ASP classic logging to event log

I thought my need was pretty simple, but I couldn't find a solution... How can I make ASP-classic errors appear in Windows Event Log ? I need it on Windows-server-2000 and Windows-Server-2003. ...
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IIS7 Binary Stream Error

I'm struggling to understand the problem I'm seeing so please accept my apology if the question is vague. I'm running a classic asp app in IIS7 and everything seems to work fine except for one issue ...
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Disable caching on a specific Classic ASP page

Not sure if I really am on the right forum, but if not, just tell me. I have a page that is coded in Classic ASP which is used to send email. We are currently having a problem in which the page seem ...
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IIS7 ASP - Provider cannot be found. It may not be properly installed

Getting a strange error for an old site I am trying to move to a new server - The new server is Win2008 64bit with IIS7. This site is working perfectly on an IIS6 Win2003 server, but I have just ...
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Removal or Update of .NET on Win2003 Server

G'day, A two pronged question for you all... Here at work, we've prematurely put .NET 3.5 on our production server (Win 2003, which previously it had no .NET at all). Ever since, every time we ...
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IIS 7.5 using Classic ASP converts a boolean value to a string in the local language

I have a Classic ASP application running on a workstation with a Danish version of Windows 7 with IIS 7.5. The problem: When the application writes a boolean as a string, it will write "True" or ...
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ASP Classic + IIS7 issues

I've just enabled ASP Classic on an IIS7 install on Windows 2008 and tried to move an ASP application previously running on IIS6 on Windows 2003 to the IIS7 server. I'm getting the following error: ...
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Classic ASP on large memory server

I have a client with a large ASP app that apparently is fairly memory intensive. I’m helping them migrate to new hardware running Win2k8 R2. They have 4 physical servers with 32gb of RAM each. I’m ...
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How to enable extended logging for classic asp on IIS7 on Windows 2008 R2

I had to deploy an application that was not written by me onto the above configuration. It is a rather bizarre hybrid of asp.net and classic asp and it's the classic asp that is proving troublesome. ...
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Windows 7 / IIS 7 / Classic ASP not working

I have some old classic asp scripts. They used to work on my 2003/IIS 6 server. But on my Vista/IIS 7 and now Windows 7 Ultimate/IIS 7 server the asp pages don't work. I did what they said here: ...
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IIS 7.5 + Classic ASP + Forms Auth = memory leak?

When I implement the section titled "TAKING ADVANTAGE OF THE INTEGRATED PIPELINE" from the document below, memory usage counters for the w3wp.exe process increases with request to the classic asp test ...
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Windows 2003, IIS 6, msxml3.dll error '80072ee2' The operation timed out

Hopefully, this is the right Stack Exchange site to post this... We have set up a new intranet web server (Windows 2003 - IIS 6). I have everything migrated over from the old server and the new ...
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How can I do a “Coming Soon” redirect on IIS6 for everyone except a couple specific IPs?

We're about to do some major maintanence on an IIS 6 / ASP (Classic) website. We want all visitors to be redirected to a "Coming Soon" page (or something similar). This should NOT apply to our dev ...
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Which account does ASP (classic) run under when integrated windows authentication is on?

I have an ASP file that is trying to make a webservice request to an ASP.NET webservice running on the same server under the same virtual directory. In IIS the virtual directory is set up to disable ...
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How to Configure IIS 7.5 to Host Several Classic ASP Sites using 1 IP Address?

We are running Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5 and have 4-5 Classic ASP sites to install. The main site is stored in wwwroot and the other sites are stored in folders below wwwroot. We have 1 ...
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Task Scheduler offers download of .asp script instead of running it

I scheduled this action on Task Manager on Server 2008: Start a program C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" "D:\Inetpub\pathToMy\script.asp" When the task runs, IE opens quickly and ...
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Multiple 32bit processes on 64bit IIS - memory limit?

I've got a legacy ASP web application that uses a VB6 DLL. The app is quite memory hungry. I need to run multiple instances of the app on one machine. Now since VB6 DLLs are 32bit only, running in a ...
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Enabling Classic ASP Connection Pooling in IIS 6.0

We have an application running on Classic ASP which I'd like to get to use connection pooling. The application currently uses this as its connection string: "Provider=MSDASQL; Driver={SQL Server}; ...
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Generic HTTP 500 Error Message On Hosted Sites (like GoDaddy)

I decided to post this because I battled to find out how to do it and couldnt see anything on Stackoverflow about it. Often when you host with a provider like GoDaddy, they have "Custom Error ...
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Classic ASP in the Feature View

Am I missing something here? I am trying to configure Classic ASP on Windows 2008 Server SP1 and all the documentation points to an ASP option in the features view of IIS7. I've got IIS7 open, ...
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IIS 6: The system cannot find the file specified

I have a Win 2003 / IIS 6 web server with thousands of configured sites. Two sites are independent, and the rest all share roughly the same configuration. There is some common code in a directory, ...
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Why won’t my classic ASP page run in the root of my ASP.NET app?

Here's my situation - I've had an ASP.NET application running in production for a long time now (Framework 2.0) and recently migrated from one root directory to another by switching the app's home ...
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why is my iis 7.5 creating multiple ASPSESSIONID cookies in classic asp?

I have Windows Home Server 2011 SP1 64bit. It's running IIS 7.5 and has a classic asp app on it. I'm getting per-client slowdowns every now and then. By this I mean that one specific browser will ...
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Getting Impersonation working in Classic ASP app under IIS 7.5

What settings need to be in place in order to get impersonation working for a Classic ASP application running under IIS 7.5? I have it working perfectly on my test server (Windows Server 2008 R2), ...
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Cant Connect to Local SQL Server 2000 instance in code (but no problem with SQL Management studio)

I have just moved from Vista to Windows 7 with my development environment and ALL OF A SUDDEN my web app cannot connect to the local SQL Server instance [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL ...
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asp classic on IIS7 error 500 + 8002801d

I have a Win 2008 Server running IIS7. There are a few old ASP sites that still need to live on this box. I enabled ASP and the sites where running fine until yesterday. Now when the ASP site goes to ...
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“Login failed for user ‘NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON’.” to SQL Server 2005

I'm trying to migrate a legacy application we have to Windows Server 2008 x64 and IIS7. It's written in Classic ASP and connects to a SQL Server 2005 database. However, when the page runs, I receive ...
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Disallowing access to certain file type in IIS6

I can do this just fine under Apache with htaccess / permissions. But at work its all M$ all the time... I need to lock off access to any .fla files that might come up. We keep them next to the few ...
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How can I monitor the connection pool in IIS?

On a Win2003 server, a site running Classic ASP (not asp.net) is having performance problems. How can I monitor the performance of the connection pool? The backend SQL Server database (on another ...
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Make IIS7 Show Error? And stop showing 505 page?

We have a classic ASP website that seems to be randomly falling over, problem is its on Win2008 / IIS7 so when by chance it happens all we can see is a 505 page?? I need to see the error on the page ...
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ASP.DLL memory leak (or something) forcing constant restart of w3wp

We've been struggling with this for the past 12 or so months. We think it's due to either one or two apps that are leaking memory or a large amount of leaks that have finally accumulated over years of ...
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Classic ASP caching

I have a classic ASP intranet. One of the pages allows users to download a PDF document. The problem is when the document is updated, the user is still downloading the old version, unless the user ...
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What is the effect on live sites when Classic ASP is turned off

I need to disable Classic ASP to troubleshoot a request problem. Would the sites hosted by IIS be affected by this as they need to continue to run seamlessly though out i.e. is this like changing ...
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Mixed sessions with Classic ASP on IIS 7.5 and Windows 2008 R2 64 bit

Recently had an issues with a server upgrade from IIS 6 on Windows 2003 to IIS 7.5 on Windows 2008 R2 64 bit. We have a number of websites running on Classic ASP. All the sites sit under a particular ...
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MySQL ODBC Issue: Data source name not found and no default driver specified

I'm currently trying to run a classic ASP application which I've been given source code for. I want to set up on my 64bit Windows 7 dev machine and am having trouble with an ODBC based data connection ...
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IIS6 Config - Long Running Requests

I am looking for advice on config changes we might make to help aliviate what seems to be a small scale attack on so old classic asp pages on a site we are hosting. The user in question opens several ...
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IIS 7.5 no static or dynamic compression

I can't get static or dynamic compression to work on a new server for .ASP, .JS or .CSS files. I'm running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard 64 bit. Under IIS Role Services, I have ASP installed, as ...
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Classic ASP Session Resetting when too busy?

It appears that when there are more than enough users signed in the sessions get reset in my Classic ASP application.. Why do you think this is? The Application pool was set to Classic instead of ...
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IIS 7.5 Caching Classic ASP Responses and Static Files

I have a really hard time migrating from Windows Server 2003 to Windows 2008 R2. My ASP code seems to work but after a while users start complaining they see other people's responses! User 1: Search ...
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Classic ASP iis7 CPU usage ramps up, fixes with change in ASP settings

Ok, here's an odd one. We have a rather large classic asp application running on Server 2008r2 iis7. If I leave it alone the cpu usage will climb up to 99% and hang there. Pages still serve, but ...
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Authenticated User Impersonation in Classic ASP under IIS7

I've recently moved one of our servers from Server 2003 and IIS6 to Server 2008 R2 and IIS7 (technically IIS7.5 I suppose). In doing so I am transitioning a small account management tool written in ...
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SQL Server 0x0004005 “Unspecified error”

This is a system/setup that has been working just fine for years. We have the web server on one box, SQL Server 2000 on a different one. Suddenly, we're getting the following error: Provider ...