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If you install the Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) Lock Down Tool with all the default options, it may break a working Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Windows CE (SQL Server CE) or Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Compact Edition Remote Data Access (RDA) or Replication application that uses Anonymous authentication.
The default Setup of the IIS Lock Down Tool sets the following option:
"Set file permissions to prevent anonymous IIS users from writing to content directories."SQL Server CE or SQL Server Compact Edition Replication and RDA rely on three modes of IIS authentication:
To resolve this problem:
SQL Server CE RDA and replication components communicate by using Web protocols. The SQL Server CE Client Agent on the Windows CE device uses HTTP to communicate with the SQL Server CE Server Agent ISAPI DLL on the Web server.
Steps to reproduce the problemTo reproduce the problem, use these steps:
Article ID: 310654 - Last Review: February 28, 2014 - Revision: 4.6
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