IIS 7.0: "HTTP Error 403.14 - Forbidden"

Posted on 2010-08-29
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
Hi There,
I have manually deployed a WCF on IIS 7 and am getting the "HTTP Error 403.14 - Forbidden" error message.

Am I missing something?

Question by:racineconde

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by:Mohit Vijay
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url is not correct. I think it should also have "../Service" something like this..

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The url seems correct. I think this is related to permmissions issues. Since I am new to IIS 7 I don't know what to change...
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by:Dave Baldwin
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"HTTP Error 403.14" means you don't have a 'default' document in that directory and directory browsing is not enabled.  Default document would be something like 'default.aspx' or 'index.html'.  You should be able to access your application with the full URL including the filename but not by just the directory without a default document.
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shalabhsharma earned 500 total points
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This error occurs because a Web site does not have the Directory Browsing feature enabled, and the default document is not configured.


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Hi shalabhsharma,
your fix works. But I'm getting another error. But to be fare to you I'm going to give you the points and post the next error I'm getting now.


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what error you getting now

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