Solved

IIS Pass-through Identification Fails

Posted on 2008-06-25
1
883 Views
Last Modified: 2008-08-23
I'm trying to configure OWA for Exchange 2007 SP1 and am having issues with no images being displayed when I connect.  

When I go to test the connection to the physical directory, it authenticates, but it will not authorize and I get the following error:

The server is configured to use pass-through authentication with a built-in account to access the specified physical path. However, IIS Manager cannot verify whether the built-in account has access. Make sure that the application pool identity has Read access to the physical path. If this server is joined to a domain, and the application pool identity is NetworkService or LocalSystem, verify that <domain>\<computer_name>$ has Read access to the physical path. Then test these settings again.

I specifically gave the computername$ read access to the physical path, but I keep getting these errors.  I can connect as any other user (since I gave "Everybody" read access) but not with pass-through identification.  I also gave "NetworkService" and "LocalSystem" read access to the physical path.

The application pool identity that is authenticating (and I assume is the same thing that won't authorize) is:
MSExchangeOWAAppPool:LocalSystem

Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:Jonny98
1 Comment
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Jonny98 earned 0 total points
ID: 21898865
Apprently since nobody has any advice, it just must be that Microsoft sucks.
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

Follow this checklist to learn more about the 15 things you should never include in an email signature from personal quotes, animated gifs and out-of-date marketing content.
Preparing an email is something we should all take special care with – especially when the email is for somebody you may not know very well. The pressures of everyday working life stacked with a hectic office environment can make this a real challen…
In this video we show how to create a User Mailbox in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Recipients >> Mailb…
In this video we show how to create an Accepted Domain in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Mail Flow >> Ac…

776 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