ASP.NET Errors

ASP.NET Errors

Behavior: A Sitecore installation fails and displays one of the following warning messages:

  • ASPNET user is not found
  • ASPNET account is not present on this machine

Issue: Sitecore cannot locate the ASP.NET user to log on to the site, write to disk, etc.

Solution:

  1. Ignore the warning by clicking Yes to continue the installation
  2. If further errors occur, reinstall .NET or IIS, or both
  3. Register Default.aspx as a Default Document
  4. Register ASP.NET with IIS