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Error message when starting reportserver and reports on localhost

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 03, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

 Hi ,

I am getting the following error when trying to start 1. http://localhost/ReportServer and 2. http://localhost/Reports.



Server Error in '/ReportServer' Application.

Failed to access IIS metabase.

Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code.

Exception Details: System.Web.Hosting.HostingEnvironmentException: Failed to access IIS metabase.

The process account used to run ASP.NET must have read access to the IIS metabase (e.g. IIS://servername/W3SVC). For information on modifying metabase permissions, please see http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=267904.

Source Error:

An unhandled exception was generated during the execution of the current web request. Information regarding the origin and location of the exception can be identified using the exception stack trace below.

Stack Trace:

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