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STS: "You Are Not Authorized to View This Page" Error Message When You Try to Connect to the Site Administration Page
Article ID: 321488 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q321488
When you try to connect to the Site Administration page of your Microsoft SharePoint Team Services Web site, you may receive the following error message:
Also, all Netscape Navigator users and some Microsoft Internet Explorer users cannot access the Microsoft SharePoint Team Services Web site.
You are not authorized to view this page.
You do not have permission to view this page using your current user account.
Please try the following:
This problem may occur if either or both of the following conditions are true:
To resolve this problem, follow these steps (as appropriate to your situation).
Method 1: Configure the Virtual Server or Virtual Directory to Use Basic Authentication in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Method 2: Configure Proxy Server Settings for the Web BrowserNOTE: The following steps describe how to configure proxy server exception settings for Internet Explorer. For information about how to configure proxy settings in Netscape Navigator, see the product documentation.
For additional information about how IIS authenticates browser clients, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
264921For additional information about how to configure Basic authentication, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/264921/EN-US/ )INFO: How IIS Authenticates Browser Clients
262233For more information about how to administer SharePoint Team Services, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/262233/EN-US/ )IIS: How to Configure Basic/Clear Text Authentication for IIS 5.0 in Windows 2000
SharePoint Team Services Administrator's GuideFor more information about SharePoint Team Services, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
SharePoint Team ServicesThe third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.