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When using the Package and Deployment Wizard (PDW) to deploy an Internet Information Server (IIS) application to a Web server, you receive the following error message:
Unexpected error number C0042116 has occurred: The Web server returned the following error: You do not have write access to destination URL http://<servername>/<directory>.
This error message could occur because of two reasons:
To enable Write permissions follow these steps:
For additional information about the Package and Deployment Wizard, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/242767/EN-US/ )INFO: Deploying WebClasses with the Package and Deployment Wizard (PDW)
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/199017/EN-US/ )HOWTO: Deploy Visual Basic IIS Applications with PDW
Article ID: 234975 - Last Review: February 28, 2014 - Revision: 4.1