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Error when accessing SSRS 2005 Report web site

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Hi,

I have SSRS 2005 SP3 CU6 installed on Windows 2003 32bit IIS machine. When I try to open the ReportServer site (http://localhost:8001/reportserver) or Reports site (http://localhost:8001/reports), I am getting the below error:

HTTP Error 401.1 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials.
Internet Information Services (IIS)

I have tried enabling NTLM also using ADSUtil. But no luck. Can someone help me on this?
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Please verify NTFS permissions on SSRS folders, by default:
%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL.\Reporting Services\ReportServer
%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL.\Reporting Services\ReportManager

Check if groups like following have access (read, execute):
SQLServer2005ReportingServicesWebServiceUser$<servername>$<instancename>
SQLServer2005ReportServerUser$<servername$<instancename>


Recheck SSRS configuration in SSRS configuration manager.
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by:Srinivas_Vengala
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I have already checked and given those groups  (and the application pool and the SSRS service account directly also) update permissions on these folders. But no luck.
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by:Daniel_PL
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Run following code in cmd:
 
cd C:\Inetpub\Adminscripts
cscript adsutil.vbs get w3svc/NTAuthenticationProviders

Open in new window


When output is like The parameter "NTAuthenticationProviders" is not set run following:
 
adsutil.vbs set w3svc/NTAuthenticationProviders "NTLM"

Open in new window

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by:Srinivas_Vengala
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I have told already in my initial thread that I have enabled NTLM in this way. It didn't work for me.
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by:Daniel_PL
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Is this fresh install or it just stopped from working? I can't recall your initial thread.
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by:Srinivas_Vengala
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It is a fresh install. It seems I had to forgot to provide the application pool account with ASP.NET permissions. Once I gave that, it worked.
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OK
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