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Resolve Error Installing mhwu and mhcwa in public server for Portrait Dialogue


 

Issue

When attempting to install the Portrait Dialogue (PD) web applications, mhwu and mhcwa, on a public server, the following error occurs:

Error Code: -2147221020 --- TERMINATING 
MHFindWebSiteNumber --- Error accessing domain localhost, or W3SVC.
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Cause

The cause is that the IIS6 Compatibility feature of IIS was not installed on the server.
 

Resolution

UPDATED: July 31, 2017
The resolution is to turn on all the IIS features under the IIS 6 Management Compatibility section of Windows features.
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