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Permission denied on CreateTextFile

Last Modified: 2010-04-21
Hi Experts,
I have a problem where read/write permissions has been given on the required directory, and other write requests are granted (though for .asp page creation). However, when I try to create an XML using the following code;-

Set objFS = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
Set objFile = objFS.CreateTextFile(filename)

I get error Permission Denied on line;
Set objFile = objFS.CreateTextFile(filename)

Any help appreciated.

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yes... permission granted to IUSR_machine

Try the IWAM_machine account, or whatever account is running your application pool. That is the identity which would create the file.  Could be IWAM_machine, Local System (which would have access), Local Service, or Network Service, unless explicitly changed.

Best of luck,



IUSR_machine wasn't set correctly... problem solved

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