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VS2005 ReportViewer HTTP ERROR 401 Unauthorized

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 30, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

Hi, can anyone help with this pls - it's getting very fustrating! there seems to be some messages and text on this issue (looks like a common problem that MS haven't published anything about yet!) but nothing I could make heads or tails off... so any help here would be very useful!

I'm using VS2005 (release, NOT beta), the new reportviewer web control and an ASP.NET page - really basic, nothing fancy. I've set the reportviewer properties to:

ReportServerURL= http://mytestserver/reportserver

ReportPath = /AdventureWorks Sample Reports/Company Sales

I'm testing the ASP.NET page is on my local machine - and the reportviewer is connecting to a remote test server (W2k3 SP1). When I view the page, then I get

HTTP ERROR 401 Unauthorized

Directory Security on the report server is Windows Authentication - W2K3 with SP1 and Reporting Services 2005 (release, NOT beta)

Directory Security on my local machine is Windows Authentication - XP SP2 and VS2005 (release, NOT beta)

Any ideas pls?



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