To Run an ISAPI DLL with #exec, Use the CGI Statement

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When you run an ISAPI DLL as an #exec server-side include, the ISAPI DLL does not run.


The following line in the HTML document has been written with an ISA statement:
   <!--#exec isa ="/scripts/w3test.dll?SimulatePendingIO"-->

The above is the stated method in the documentation. However, this is incorrect.


Write the #exec line with a CGI statement as stated in the sample below:
   <!--#exec cgi ="/scripts/w3test.dll?SimulatePendingIO"-->


Article ID: 169996 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 2.0
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  • Microsoft Internet Information Server 3.0
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