Last post Dec 21, 2012 08:30 AM by Anil Pathak
Dec 08, 2012 08:09 AM|uldis|LINK
I have a big problem and on search engines I have found hundreds of topics about “This error can be caused by a virtual directory not being configured as an application in IIS.“
How I understand ,this is not a new problem ,therefore I want to find out - is this is a possible to solve this problem in practice ? I'm owner of 4 years old site and 10 ago start a procees of hosting changes - from one Windows Server to another and nobody
of tehnical persons,which take part on this process , can't give me chance for successfull solution .Here is a screenshot of problem (
http://screencast.com/t/IBTMnJzlM ) and how I understand , Default page ,which is made as flash and google adsense works normaly ,but subpages shown as error ... All 130 subpages and Default page are II6 standarts
,new server hosted by this company
Can anybody help me? And , this ir really solved problem as simple changes on code or this is practically unsolved ?
Dec 08, 2012 08:18 AM|oned_gk|LINK
SImply configure the virtual directory as an application
Dec 08, 2012 08:24 AM|oned_gk|LINK
IIS7 : try right click add aplication
Dec 08, 2012 08:31 AM|uldis|LINK
For better understanding - I must to give this link to my new hosting provider and him will make this changes on server or I can make this changes as server administrator thrue control panel ?
Dec 08, 2012 08:41 AM|oned_gk|LINK
This is IIS confugartion, ask hosting provider to configure your virtual directory as an application in IIS.
And configure the application with appropriate net version for app_pool.
If you create net 4 application then ask to set app_pool to using net 4.
Dec 08, 2012 08:47 AM|uldis|LINK
Providers on holidays,therefore I will continue at Monday... And,then I will inform about results.
By all means ,this is really first practice information on web jungles about this problem solving.Till now I think,that problem is in code changes on web.config directory.
Dec 09, 2012 10:40 PM|Topspy|LINK
Normally, if you're with a hosting provider, you should have the option to set application from hosting control panel.
Dec 10, 2012 05:17 AM|uldis|LINK
As administrator I can't find any IIS application on server ... Not IIS 6 ,not IIS 7 .Looks like server owner need install this before next steps.
Dec 16, 2012 09:12 PM|Angie xu - MSFT|LINK
Please check the solution for this issue, and have a try whether helpful to fix this error,
hope it helps you,
Dec 16, 2012 09:42 PM|RameshRajendran|LINK
It depends how your are running the application.
If your running it thro the temp asp.net webserver which starts when you run any application from the VS2008
Configure the web apps in your system IIS.
You might be getting this error because, the application need to configure in the local IIS instead of temp. asp.net web server. So move the application files into the Inetpub/wwwroot folder. And configure it as the web application before running.
http://forums.asp.net/t/1031775.aspx <<-- try this one first
Dec 19, 2012 06:53 PM|uldis|LINK
How great ,that you're live in countries ,where Windows Server are used for asp.net hosting ,because here ,in Latvia asp. net hosting service promoted by two companies ,but they have no practice on service... ,i.e., can't give a minimal support to client
on asp.net hosting problems.
Therefore ,I can't make next steps for answering on your support and I will continue to host my site on old service . Sure ,I want it more professional ,but now I got a psihological problem too ,because all hosting companies promote themselve as '' we are
the best '' like this two Latvia companies...
Dec 21, 2012 08:30 AM|Anil Pathak|LINK
you try like this ;
first you go in IIS --> create a virtual directory and map with your site location
right click on your virtual directory and click on convert to Application. and check your .net framework version and set on you site.
first you try it. if it is working then you can add seperate AppPool. in case you are facing same issue. you try to check web.config file or re-installation on IIS.