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"Script Execution Error: Error Executing INVOKE" Error Message After You Install IIS Lockdown Wizard
Article ID: 319633 - View products that this article applies to.
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If you try to use the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) to access a Document Library, you may receive the following error message:
This issue may occur if the following conditions are true:
Script Execution Error: Error executing INVOKE query.
When you install the IIS Lockdown Wizard with the default settings for SharePoint Portal Server Template, the Administration Web Site is removed. This changes the enumeration of sites, which causes the INVOKE error.
By default, IIS Web sites are numbered sequentially as they are created. For example:
To work around this issue, use either of the following methods.
Method 1: Reapply Adjusted IIS Lockdown SettingsRerun the IIS Lockdown Wizard, which will re-apply all pre-installation settings such as access permissions and virtual directories (for example, IISAdmin). After this is successfully completed, rerun the IIS Lockdown Wizard one more time. To do this, follow these steps:
Method 2: Create a New Web Site (W3SVC/2)Create another Web site in Internet Services Manager. This new Web Site will have the Web site number of the previously used Administration Web Site (for example, W3SVC/2).
If you do not want to host another Web site, you can create a placeholder Web site to allow the sequential numbering of Web sites in IIS. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
The Extranet Configuration tool (spsextranet) is a Resource Kit utility that is available from Microsoft. With the Extranet Configuration tool, SharePoint Portal Server administrators can access a SharePoint Portal workspace by using an FQDN. Administrators can also configure specific authentication and expose SharePoint Portal Serverworkspaces on an extranet Web site. This tool is available in the form of a script named Spsconfig.wsf. For more information about the utility and other SharePoint Portal Server Resource Kit tools, visit the following Microsoft Web sites:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/sppt/sharepoint/default.mspx/default.aspTo secure your Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) programs such as SharePoint Portal Server in an Internet-configured environment, Microsoft highly recommends the use of the IIS Lockdown Wizard. For more information about the Lockdown Wizard, visit the following Microsoft Web site: