Bug Number NIM081734
Submitted Jun 14, 2012 08:24 PM
Severity Medium
Applies To No Product Found
Version Found 10.1
Prog Language N/A
Server Platform
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Database All
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Status Implemented
Version Fixed N/A
SP Fixed N/A

Bug NIM081734


Clicking 'Configure' on the configuration page for the ArcGIS Web Adaptor (IIS) fails with "Application Error: Access to the path [WebAdaptor.config path] is denied."

Additional Information


Alternate Solution

Manually give the local user IIS APPPOOL\ArcGISWebAdaptorAppPool permissions to write to the Web Adaptor configuration file. To add this account, if it is not listed: 1. In Windows Explorer, right click the WebAdaptor.config file and choose Properties. 2. Click the Security tab. 3. Click the Edit button. 4. Click Add. 5. Click the Locations button and select the name of the local machine. 6. In the box at the bottom, enter 'IIS APPPOOL\ArcGISWebAdaptorAppPool' without the single quotes and click 'Check Names'. 7. Give 'Full Control' permissions to ArcGISWebAdaptorAppPool. 8. Click Apply and OK to all dialog boxes to close them.