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503 Service Unavailable when trying to "Update Service References" in Silverlight app...

I'm getting this error dialog when I try to "Update Service References" in my Silverlight app...

There was an error downloading https://....
The request failed with HTTP status 503: Service Unavailable.
Metadata contains a reference that cannot be resolved:...
...
(See attached screen shot)
503-Service-Unavailable-on-Updat.png
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Bruce
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BruceAuthor Commented:
I have restarted IIS.
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BruceAuthor Commented:
Also, when I try to "View in Browser" the Default.aspx I get the same 503: Service Unavailable.
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BruceAuthor Commented:
Found the issue...  I was required to change my password by my parent company and it messed up my "Identity" in the App Pool on IIS.

This article helped me find the issue...

http://mvolo.com/where-did-my-iis7-server-go-troubleshooting-503-quotservice-unavailablequot-errors/
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