Jerry Nixon on Windows: ASP.NET Error Message

Jerry Nixon on Windows

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

ASP.NET Error Message

Parser Error Message: It is an error to use a section registered as allowDefinition='MachineToApplication' beyond application level.  This error can be caused by a virtual directory not being configured as an application in IIS.

If you get this error message it is PROBABLY because the virtual directory your web site is in has not been created as an Application. Open the properties of the IIS virtual directory and click the CREATE button; then try again.