IIS asks for authentication on a Domain Controller

Posted on 2004-11-28
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
Hi all,
I have IIS installed on a Windows Server 2003 Domain Controller.
Security is not an issue. Everything is installed on VMWare.
When I try to access any web site on the IIS, I get an authentication box. After I enter the credentials, everything works fine.

I enabled anonymous connection to the web site. The IUSR is enabled on AD.
I set NTFS full controll for the IUSR user.
I added the IUSR to the security policies 'Access this computer from the network' and 'Allow log on locally'

But I still can't get rid of the annoying question.

Any suggestions?

Question by:AsafG
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    I answered myself:

    I needed to manualy syncronize the IUSR account's password with the password defined in IIS.

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