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When opening the Reports site, I get "A name was started with an invalid character." error

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 13, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

Hello, I am running out of ideas on how to get SSRS to work.  I am trying get this setup with the intention to replace our Crystal Reports server.  Currently I have set up the RS Virtual Directory on a Win XP box.  The ReportServer database sits on another SQL2000 box. 

I can connect to the http://localhost/ReportServer/ on the XP box to display the page the depicts "Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services Version 9.00.2047.00"  

When I connect to the http://localhost/Reports/, I get this error "A name was started with an invalid character. Error processing resource 'http://leej/Reports/'. Line 1, Position 2"   I checked my IIS Virtual Directory properties for Reports and ASP.NET is set to v2.0.50727.   I also executed "aspnet_regiis.exe -i" in the "C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727" directory.  

Any thought on how to fix this?  I hate to let this blocker deters us from deploying SSRS.



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