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XML Save Error Access Denied

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I try to save a loaded xml file but is getting "access is denied" message. How to solve this please? Please give answer with code. Thank you.

Here my code:
<%
dim objxml,currnode
set objxml = server.CreateObject("Microsoft.XMLDOM")
objxml.async = false
objxml.load(server.MapPath("Simple.xml"))
objxml.save (server.MapPath("Simple.xml"))

%>
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Question by:limct
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by:limct
ID: 12326264
How to solve "Your web server user needs write permission assigned to the folder where you're trying to save the file." from posted question http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web/Web_Languages/ASP/Q_20325587.html?

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masirof earned 500 total points
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Where server.MapPath("Simple.xml") shows, where your files do reside, you want to save..
For example > C:\Inetpub\wwwroot..

Then from security tab of folder properties set permission write to everybody..
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by:sybe
ID: 12326449
uncheck the "read-only" flag of the existing file
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by:limct
ID: 12345874
One thing weird is that after I turn on the full control for everyone and run the asp page, the settings return to previous's settings and I get error message again. How to solve this please?
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by:devic
ID: 12345887
you need to change settings for XML file.
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by:devic
ID: 12345904
also, be sure that in Server Settings, you have rights to execute scripts:

IIS --> Default Web Site --> Properties --> Home Directory --> Execute Permmissions: Scripts and Executables
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by:limct
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How to get to IIS?
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by:sybe
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Control Panel -> administrative tools -> Internet Services Manager
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