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IIS 6.0: ASP.NET Is Not Automatically Installed on Windows Server 2003
Article ID: 332124 - View products that this article applies to.
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When you view the Web Server Extensions section of the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager on a new installation of Windows Server 2003, Microsoft ASP.NET does not appear in the list of Web server extensions.
When you try to browse ASP.NET content, you may receive an error message that is similar to the following message:
HTTP Error 404 - File or directory not found
ASP.NET is not installed in a default installation of Windows Server 2003.
To install and enable ASP.NET:
Article ID: 332124 - Last Review: December 3, 2007 - Revision: 3.6