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In Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, you may receive an error message that is similar to the following when you click a hyperlink that links to a WebDAV folder:
This problem occurs if the following conditions are true:
HTTP 405 - Resource not allowed
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/889100/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003
To work around this problem, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Use the Open command to open the WebDAV folderTo work around this problem on the client computer, use the Open command to open the WebDAV folder. To do this, follow these steps:
Method 2: Use the httpFolder behavior in the Web page codeTo work around this problem on the Web server, replace the anchorClick behavior with the httpFolder behavior in the Web page code. For more information about the httpFolder behavior, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms531419.aspxFor more information about the anchorClick behavior, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms531414.aspxFor more information about the Web folder behaviors, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This problem was fixed in security update 896727. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/896727/ )MS05-038: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer
Article ID: 902395 - Last Review: October 9, 2011 - Revision: 5.0
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