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Exception Details: System.Web.HttpException: Cannot use a leading .. to exit above the top directory.

I have a hyperlink on a sub domain aspx page pointing to another active server page.  When I execute the hyperlink the page throws the following error:  Any suggestions.  I checked my configuration page it that is set correct.  I have checked other link on this site and tried them as well with no help.  Any assistance would be great.

Server Error in '/' Application.
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Cannot use a leading .. to exit above the top directory.
Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code.

Exception Details: System.Web.HttpException: Cannot use a leading .. to exit above the top directory.

Source Error:

An unhandled exception was generated during the execution of the current web request. Information regarding the origin and location of the exception can be identified using the exception stack trace below.  

Stack Trace:


[HttpException (0x80004005): Cannot use a leading .. to exit above the top directory.]
   System.Web.Util.UrlPath.ReduceVirtualPath(String path) +8855223
   System.Web.Util.UrlPath.ReduceVirtualPath(String path) +8855309
   System.Web.Util.UrlPath.Reduce(String path) +52
   System.Web.Util.UrlPath.Combine(String appPath, String basepath, String relative) +214
   System.Web.VirtualPath.Combine(VirtualPath relativePath) +119
   System.Web.HttpRequest.MapPath(VirtualPath virtualPath, VirtualPath baseVirtualDir, Boolean allowCrossAppMapping) +84
   System.Web.HttpRequest.MapPath(String virtualPath, String baseVirtualDir, Boolean allowCrossAppMapping) +87
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.AccessDataSource.GetPhysicalDataFilePath() +101
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.AccessDataSource.get_PhysicalDataFile() +15
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.AccessDataSource.CreateConnectionString() +16
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.AccessDataSource.get_ConnectionString() +15
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.SqlDataSourceView.ExecuteSelect(DataSourceSelectArguments arguments) +78
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.AccessDataSourceView.ExecuteSelect(DataSourceSelectArguments arguments) +58
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.ListControl.OnDataBinding(EventArgs e) +95
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.ListControl.PerformSelect() +34
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.BaseDataBoundControl.DataBind() +73
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.BaseDataBoundControl.EnsureDataBound() +82
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.BaseDataBoundControl.OnPreRender(EventArgs e) +22
   System.Web.UI.WebControls.ListControl.OnPreRender(EventArgs e) +18
   System.Web.UI.Control.PreRenderRecursiveInternal() +80
   System.Web.UI.Control.PreRenderRecursiveInternal() +171
   System.Web.UI.Control.PreRenderRecursiveInternal() +171
   System.Web.UI.Page.ProcessRequestMain(Boolean includeStagesBeforeAsyncPoint, Boolean includeStagesAfterAsyncPoint) +842

 
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do you have css files? if yes, try moving them to some different folders.
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http://forums.asp.net/t/1019849.aspx

Please read this documents and hope u will get solution of your problem...

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Found solution on own.  Needed to place file in sub directory.  Thx
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