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When you try to open a FrontPage Extended Web in FrontPage 2000, the following error message occurs:
When you try to submit a form from the Web page, the following error message occurs in the Web browser:
The web server at http://servername does not appear to have the FrontPage server extensions installed.
Note: You will receive the message above in the FrontPage 98 Client when you click the Details button.
HTTP Error 405
405 Method Not Allowed
The method specified in the Request Line is not allowed for the resource identified by the request. Please ensure that you have the proper MIME type set up for the resource you are requesting.
Please contact the server's administrator if this problem persists.
This error occurs because the _vti_bin virtual directory is not marked executable.
To resolve this problem, do the following:
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PROBLEM: The folder "/_vti_bin" is not executable. Marking it executable.
PROBLEM: Do you want FrontPage to tighten security as much as possible for all FrontPage webs?
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If you attempt to browse to the Shtml.dll file at http://servername/_vti_bin/shtml.dll, the browser will attempt to download the DLL.
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