Windows 2003; IIS6 do not allow to download misc files (like .ISO .COM) from web server

Windows 2003; IIS6 do not allow to download misc files (like .ISO .COM) from web server

Post by Zam » Fri, 19 Aug 2005 02:04:49


Hello World,

Platform: Windows 2003; IIS6

Issue: IIS 6 do not allow to download misc files (like .ISO .COM) from web
server. Files are present on web server, but got error "404 File not found".

Works well on Windows 2000; IIS5

With best regards,
 
 
 

Windows 2003; IIS6 do not allow to download misc files (like .ISO .COM) from web server

Post by Kristofer » Fri, 19 Aug 2005 02:54:08

Hi!

IIS 6.0 does not serve unknown extensions by default. You need to
configure the server so that it serves these files.

This KB Article explains how to do this:

"IIS 6.0 Does Not Serve Unknown MIME Types"
http://www.yqcomputer.com/ ;en-us;326965


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Regards,
Kristofer Gafvert (IIS MVP)
http://www.yqcomputer.com/