Solved

IIS7: When AppPool is set to use .net 4, no static content is displayed (500 error)

Posted on 2011-02-22
6
916 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
After installing TFS, which installed Sharepoint and hijacked all our IIS stuff, we are trying to set our sites back up.  Any sites assigned to an application pool that users v2.0 of the .NET Framework functions properly.  Any site using an application pool set to .NET Framework Version v4.0 will not display any formatting from linked CSS files or images.  Manually entering the URL to the images or CSS files results in a 500 error.  We have ensured that "Static Content" is enabled in the server roles.  From there, we are out of ideas.
0
Comment
Question by:Cerixus
  • 2
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:AndrewSkoraro
ID: 34955761
SharePoint 2010 does not run on the 4.0 framework, but rather 3.5.  They should all be set to the .Net framework 2.0.  
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
Cerixus earned 0 total points
ID: 34956071
We just deleted the default website and created a new one... sharepoint probably won't work now but we don't care.
0
 
LVL 3

Assisted Solution

by:AndrewSkoraro
AndrewSkoraro earned 500 total points
ID: 34966420
The web.config for SharePoint 2010 is for supporting the .net framework 3.5.  SharePoint cannot run under an IIS website set to the .net 4.0 framework without the appropriate modifications to the web.config.  Microsoft does not support this nor detail how to accomplish this.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Cerixus
ID: 34972948
No offense, but he should not get points.  Our sites use .net 4.  The point of the question wasn't how to make Sharepoint work, it was how to make our existing sites/apps work.  We don't care if Sharepoint works.  This was made clear in my question but his answer is clearly regarding Sharepoint.

I don't want credit for this question.  I just want it deleted, which is why I clicked the "Delete question" button.
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:modus_operandi
ID: 35005264
Starting auto-close process to implement the recommendations of the participating Expert(s).
 
modus_operandi
EE Admin
0

Featured Post

How your wiki can always stay up-to-date

Quip doubles as a “living” wiki and a project management tool that evolves with your organization. As you finish projects in Quip, the work remains, easily accessible to all team members, new and old.
- Increase transparency
- Onboard new hires faster
- Access from mobile/offline

Join & Write a Comment

Recently while returning home from work my wife (another .NET developer) was murmuring something. On further poking she said that she has been assigned a task where she has to serialize and deserialize objects and she is afraid of serialization. Wha…
In my previous two articles we discussed Binary Serialization (http://www.experts-exchange.com/A_4362.html) and XML Serialization (http://www.experts-exchange.com/A_4425.html). In this article we will try to know more about SOAP (Simple Object Acces…
This video gives you a great overview about bandwidth monitoring with SNMP and WMI with our network monitoring solution PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg). If you're looking for how to monitor bandwidth using netflow or packet s…
This demo shows you how to set up the containerized NetScaler CPX with NetScaler Management and Analytics System in a non-routable Mesos/Marathon environment for use with Micro-Services applications.

746 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

9 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now