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256986When you run Microsoft ASP.NET Web applications, you may experience unexpected results with the following counters for the ASP.NET Applications performance object:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
This problem occurs when the worker process of ASP.NET runs as a user without sufficient security permissions.
To work around this problem in Microsoft Windows Server 2003, add the user to the IIS_WPG group.
To work around this problem in Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Windows 2000, modify the security settings of the user who will run the ASP.NET worker process with Registry Editor:
Warning If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
To reproduce this problem, create a user with the default permission values. Use that user to run the ASP.NET worker process.
Article ID: 841554 - Last Review: January 7, 2015 - Revision: 1.2