IISADMPWD exchange 2003

ymordkovich
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I am trying to enable password chnage in OWA 2003.  I have added the virtual directory to the server. I have an SSL Cert.  When i try to browse to https://localhost/iisadmpwd i get 403.  Any suggestions?

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hello
Can you look on the IIS manager to see if the IISADMPWD folder (application) is there?

Dan

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Commented:
It is. I created virtual folder assigned rights pointed to the correct folder on server. just getting 403 when typing in https://localhost/iisadmpwd

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Commented:
this is what i am getting


The website declined to show this webpage
 HTTP 403  
   Most likely causes:
•This website requires you to log in.
 
   What you can try:
     Go back to the previous page.
 
     More information

This error (HTTP 403 Forbidden) means that Internet Explorer was able to connect to the website, but it does not have permission to view the webpage.

For more information about HTTP errors, see Help.
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The link that dan_blagut posted has the info you need.  Your URL can't just be https://localhost/iisadmpwd (unless you change the default content page list).  Try using https://localhost/iisadmpwd/aexp2.asp or https://localhost/iisadmpwd/aexp2b.asp
Or you can set the default page to aexp2.asp
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Yep, that's what I meant by "unless you change the default content page list".  :)

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