troubleshooting Question

Error 403 accessing RWW; OWA and companyweb fine

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I've followed the directions on a zillion websites to no avail...

Environment: SBS 2003 Premium server, I did not install ISA

Situation: All web functions are operating except the connection to http://servername/remote

servername/exchange opens OWA up just fine from internal or external calls via localhost or external IP; companyweb works fine

The error opening up RWW is 403 - forbidden:

You are not authorized to view this page
You might not have permission to view this directory or page using the credentials you supplied.

HTTP Error 403 - Forbidden
Internet Explorer  

The certificate works fine for OWA, so it can't be that.  I've checked permissions on all the directories and users and everything is normal.  

Note: I even get the forbidden message from expanding ISS, opening the web sites, default web site, right-clicking on remote and doing a "Browse".  

Can you help?  What am I missing?



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