Solved

IIS error HTTP 401.2

Posted on 2007-11-21
6
1,531 Views
Last Modified: 2008-09-17
I need a urgent help

1) My server is running linux and want to connect to windows server which are using IIS. So i just do a simple telnet test to port 80. and i recieve HTTP Error 401.2. i dont have windows experiece on solve this issue. thanks

telnet 202.122.121.121 89
Trying 202.122.121.121...
Connected to 202.122.121.121 (202.122.121.121).
Escape character is '^]'.
GET /
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">
<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>You are not authorized to view this page</TITLE>
<META HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type" Content="text/html; charset=Windows-1252">
<STYLE type="text/css">
  BODY { font: 8pt/12pt verdana }
  H1 { font: 13pt/15pt verdana }
  H2 { font: 8pt/12pt verdana }
  A:link { color: red }
  A:visited { color: maroon }
</STYLE>
</HEAD><BODY><TABLE width=500 border=0 cellspacing=10><TR><TD>

<h1>You are not authorized to view this page</h1>
You do not have permission to view this directory or page using the credentials that you supplied because your Web browser is sending a WWW-Authenticate header field that the Web server is not configured to accept.
<hr>
<p>Please try the following:</p>
<ul>
<li>Contact the Web site administrator if you believe you should be able to view this directory or page.</li>
<li>Click the <a href="javascript:location.reload()">Refresh</a> button to try again with different credentials.</li>
</ul>
<h2>HTTP Error 401.2 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to server configuration.<br>Internet Information Services (IIS)</h2>
<hr>
<p>Technical Information (for support personnel)</p>
<ul>
<li>Go to <a href="http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=8180">Microsoft Product Support Services</a> and perform a title search for the words <b>HTTP</b> and <b>401</b>.</li>
<li>Open <b>IIS Help</b>, which is accessible in IIS Manager (inetmgr),
 and search for topics titled <b>About Security</b>, <b>Authentication</b>, and <b>About Custom Error Messages</b>.</li>
</ul>

</TD></TR></TABLE></BODY></HTML>
Connection closed by foreign host.
0
Comment
Question by:operation1611
  • 2
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:terrydavis
ID: 20333146
0
 

Author Comment

by:operation1611
ID: 20333161
thanks...but logically which side is causing the issue? my linux which dont understand the method to communicate with windows or the windows setting is incorrect?
0
 

Author Comment

by:operation1611
ID: 20333182
at least if anyone have encounter this issue before...and i need to know what did you do the server...any additional setting?
0
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
terrydavis earned 125 total points
ID: 20335227
HTTP methods (for the most part) are standards.  In IIS, what authentication do you have turned on on the site in question?   I would turn off all authentication and see if you can pull any content then go from there.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Prologue It is often required to host multiple websites on a single instance of IIS, mostly in development environments instead of on production servers. I am sure it is not much a preferred solution on production servers but this is at least a pos…
If you are a web developer, you would be aware of the <iframe> tag in HTML. The <iframe> stands for inline frame and is used to embed another document within the current HTML document. The embedded document could be even another website.
Nobody understands Phishing better than an anti-spam company. That’s why we are providing Phishing Awareness Training to our customers. According to a report by Verizon, only 3% of targeted users report malicious emails to management. With compan…

830 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question