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When added Windows authentication to IIS it shows an error to overridedefault="deny"

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Issue

When added Windows authentication to IIS, it shows an error to overridedefault="deny" when opening authentication settings. How can this be resolved?

 

Solution

1. go to c:\Windows\System32\inetsrv\config\applicationHost.config and make a backup of the file
2. open it in an text editor
3. find
<section name="windowsAuthentication" overrideModeDefault="Deny" />
and change to
<section name="windowsAuthentication" overrideModeDefault="Allow" />
4. save the file and run iisreset
 

 

Level of Complexity 

Moderate

 

Applies to  

Product Version Build Environment Hardware
KTM 6.4      

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