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"The data is invalid" error during creation of new web application when application pool name is greater than 64 characters long
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You get the following error message in the SharePoint User Interface during the creation of a new web application for SharePoint on a Windows 2008 server running IIS7:
The data is invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8007000D)
The application pool is not created in IIS 7, and neither is the web application.
When you try to extend any other web applications within the SharePoint UI, you will get the following error message:
In ULS log, you will see the following message:
IIS7 does not allow application pool names longer than 64 characters.
Contact Microsoft to open a support call to have this data cleaned up.
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