WAP Emulator doesn't work but WAP device does.

Posted on 2003-03-01
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2010-04-20
I am trying to debug my WAP site using a WAP emulator.  When I access the site on a wireless device (Samsung A-460) it works fine.  When I use an emulator, it says "invalid syntax".  The part that it stops on is the header "Content-Range: 0-500/501".  How do I stop my server from sending that?  I am using IIS 5.

Here is my WAP site:
Question by:infoeon
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
LVL 27

Expert Comment

ID: 8058120
PSS ID Number: Q313489

Knowledge Base  

You Can Place Content Headers in the Body of a Response If an ISAPI Filter Is InstalledPSS ID Number: Q313489

Article Last Modified on 08-15-2002

The information in this article applies to:

Microsoft Internet Information Services 5.0


When an Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0 HTTP client sends a Content-Range header or a Content-Type header to IIS, it is possible that when IIS adds its Content-Range header, it may improperly place the header in the body of the HTTP response.

This behavior only occurs if the outgoing headers were modified by an IIS ISAPI filter, which may occur if, for example, you use the IIS security tool, URLscan, to remove the "Server:" header.

The update for this problem is included in the "MS02-018: April 2002 Cumulative Patch for Internet Information Services". For additional information about how to obtain this patch, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

Q319733 MS02-018: April 2002 Cumulative Patch for Internet Information Services
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Q260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 3.

More Information
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

Q316864 Problems with Adobe Acrobat 5.0 After You Install URLScan

Additional query words: kbIISCom kbIIS400500510April2002Rollup

Keywords: kbCOMIS kbWin2000PreSP3Fix kbWin2000sp3fix
Issue Type: kbbug
Technology: kbiisSearch kbiis500


Send feedback to Microsoft

© 2002-2003 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Author Comment

ID: 8595258
The problem was actually caused by .NET adding inappropriate headers into the HTTP reponse.  No points awarded.

Accepted Solution

Netminder earned 0 total points
ID: 11741774
PAQed, with points refunded (75)

Site Admin

Featured Post

New benefit for Premium Members - Upgrade now!

Ready to get started with anonymous questions today? It's easy! Learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Article by: kevp75
Hey folks, 'bout time for me to come around with a little tip. Thanks to IIS 7.5 Extensions and Microsoft (well... really Windows 8, and IIS 8 I guess...), we can now prime our Application Pools, when IIS starts. Now, though it would be nice t…
One of the typical problems I have experienced is when you have to move a web server from one hosting site to another. You normally prepare all on the new host, transfer the site, change DNS and cross your fingers hoping all will be ok on new server…
Add bar graphs to Access queries using Unicode block characters. Graphs appear on every record in the color you want. Give life to numbers. Hopes this gives you ideas on visualizing your data in new ways ~ Create a calculated field in a query: …
This tutorial will teach you the special effect of super speed similar to the fictional character Wally West aka "The Flash" After Shake : http://www.videocopilot.net/presets/after_shake/ All lightning effects with instructions : http://www.mediaf…
Suggested Courses

762 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question