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It is an error to use a section registered as allowDefinition='MachineToApplication' beyond application level. This error can be caused by a virtual directory not being configured as an application in

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Hi Experts,

i got this error

It is an error to use a section registered as allowDefinition='MachineToApplication' beyond application level. This error can be caused by a virtual directory not being configured as an application in IIS.

How do I go about resolving this
"This error can be caused by a virtual directory not being configured as an application in IIS."

thanks


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by:Swapnil Piparia
ID: 16982534
Hi SirReadAlot,
you can resolve it by going to run start menu->run->type inetmgr->opening internet information services (IIS).
now expand all nodes and go to "default web site" on right side of window. search for your application directory in tree.
right click on your directory and go to properties menu option.
on side of application name textbox press create button.
and its all done.


Regards,
NetSwap
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by:SirReadAlot
ID: 16982589
will try this

thanks
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by:SirReadAlot
ID: 16982690

hi
this step
"on side of application name textbox press create button"

does not have the create, it has remove.

I am using winxp
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by:Swapnil Piparia
ID: 16982715
ok. then click remove it will be changed to create and then press create again.
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by:SirReadAlot
ID: 16982720
will do this
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by:SirReadAlot
ID: 16982733
Thanks mate,

But I still have the same error

thanks
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by:SirReadAlot
ID: 16982735
Parser Error Message: It is an error to use a section registered as allowDefinition='MachineToApplication' beyond application level. This error can be caused by a virtual directory not being configured as an application in IIS.


then this is highlighted

<authentication mode="Windows" />
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Swapnil Piparia earned 2000 total points
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ok then apply following steps
start menu->run->type inetmgr->opening internet information services (IIS).
now expand all nodes and go to "default web site" on right side of window. search for your application directory in tree.
right click on your directory and go to properties menu option.
go to Directory Security Tab -> press Edit button

and in that screen check "Integrated windows authentication" check box, if it is not.
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by:SirReadAlot
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will try this
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thanks
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