Error message when you try to access the Web console: "HTTP Error 401.2 – Unauthorized. You are not authorized to view this page due to invalid authentication headers"

Source: Microsoft Support
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Symptom


After installing the System Center Operations Manager 2007 Web console component on a Windows Server 2008 computer that is separate from the RMS server, you may receive the following error message when you try to access the Web console URL:

HTTP Error 401.2 – Unauthorized. You are not authorized to view this page due to invalid authentication headers.
Cause
This can occur if IIS authentication is not configured on the Windows Server 2008 computer.
Resolution


To resolve this issue, install and configure the IIS authentication modules, including at least Integrated and Forms authentication.

For information on how to install and configure authentication in IIS 7, see the IIS 7.0: Configuring Authentication in IIS 7.0 topic. To do this, visit the following Microsoft Web site:http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc733010.aspx
More Information


Note This can occur even though the pre-requisite check and the install completes successfully on the Windows Server 2008 computer.

Query words: scom2007 scom 2007 opsmgr 2007
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Article ID: 970043 - Last Review: 04/09/2009 14:05:07 - Revision: 1.0

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007

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