JSP Pages - File Download prompt appears when accessed

Hi Everyone,
I have a problem with my Webserver, any time i try and access my site eg http://www.mysite.ie/index.jsp the JSP page trys to download itself to my machine a FILE DOWNLOAD propmt appears saying would you like to open the file or save it to your computer?

any one any ideas?

Thanks
Eire
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jay_eireAsked:
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TimYatesCommented:
Errr....

You are running a JSP enabled webserver aren't you?

Like Tomcat...

Just checking ;-)

Tim
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TimYatesCommented:
http://jakarta.apache.org/tomcat

incase you're not ;-)
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jay_eireAuthor Commented:
sorry yes i am, im using Allaire JRun3.0 on IIS 5.0
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TimYatesCommented:
It sounds like IIS 5/JRun isn't set up right...

it doesn't know what to do with the JSP (it should send it to JRun), so it just sends you the file...

Hmmm.
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TimYatesCommented:
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jay_eireAuthor Commented:
ok i seee.....so how would i set it up so that it does know what to?
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TimYatesCommented:
http://www.macromedia.com/cfusion/search/index.cfm?loc=en_us&term=JRun%20IIS

is another page of usefull docs and problems people have had...
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jay_eireAuthor Commented:
thanks for your help! :o)
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TimYatesCommented:
Hope I did :-)

Good luck :-)
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