IIS 7 and Above
file in the iss server shared folder got 500 - Internal server error
Last post Mar 06, 2018 08:16 AM by Yuk Ding
Mar 05, 2018 11:06 PM|jliu4|LINK
Although most of time it works fine, sometimes when we open the url of the file stored in the shared folder of IIS, it shows 500 - Internal server error. Once we recycle the pool, the problem is solved. Is there any suggestions? Thank you!
Mar 06, 2018 01:21 AM|lextm|LINK
in the shared folder of IIS
What kind of shared folder? What kind of 500 in IIS log files? If you dig into them, or at least post more details here to make a complete question, then the solution should be clear.
Mar 06, 2018 08:16 AM|Yuk Ding|LINK
How did you set the shared folder configuration for IIS site? IIS site could return 500 error when the authenticated user don't have permission to read data/configuration file. So I would like to know did you use the windows authentication for the shared
This link also provide the various kinds of 500 error which depend on the different kinds of substatus code.
In addition, please check the event viewer or failed request tracing log to provide more error message.
Process monitor could help you monitor the permission issue internal the worker process.