Re: Downloading executables from IIS

From: BB (
Date: 07/25/02

From: "BB" <>
Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2002 10:54:05 +0800

do you installed urlscan ? iislockdown ? if yes, it will block you
from doing this.

Refer to urlscan link below to get more detail :


"Stephen Corcoran" <> wrote in message
> goto the properties of your website, on the Home Directory
> tab, make sure that execute permissions are set to scripts
> only...(or none).. if it's set to "scripts and
> executables", it seems to try to execute the file, instead
> of just prompting the user to download it...
> >-----Original Message-----
> >When i'm trying to download some executable file (exe,
> com
> >etc.) the IIS return 404 error. If file is .zip; .rar
> >there are no problems!!!
> >Where is located this restriction in IIS?!
> >.
> >