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IIS giving 404 error for aspx files

Posted on 2007-03-20
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I have iis running on one of my local windows 2003 machines. When I try to access the site none of the aspx pages work. So I turned on directory browsing, and was able to view all the files but when I click on one of aspx files I get 404 error.
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by:ullfindsmit
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in 2003
on IIS
go into the server extensions node (second from last)
and enable .aspx extensions
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by:here4u247
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is the directory setup as an application in IIS? also make sure you select the right .NET version in app properties
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by:mxpoint
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I have the directory setup as an application, the right .net version is selected and there is no "server extensions node" under the websites properties.
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NOT UNDER WEBSITE PROPERTIES

under [Machine Name] (local computer)
there are five nodes
FTP Sites
Application Pools
Websites
Web Server Extensions  <<<<<< HERE
Default SMTP Server
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by:mxpoint
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Thanks that worked.
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