VBScript – Sample SQL Server App

Background On the other sign of a day long troubleshooting session. Wanted to share tiny code snippets that one can use to test out an Application that connects to databases; in this case Microsoft SQL Server and MS Access.   Code Script Output Success   Failure ADODB.Connection: Provider cannot be found. It may not be … Continue reading VBScript – Sample SQL Server App

IIS – ASP & ASP.Net – Session State Management – In Process

Background I have a few ASP.Net applications running on a MS Windows 2003 box. Occasionally, the applications error out.   Error Textual:   Thoughts ... There is nothing more disconcerting than when an application wrote yearns ago, crash out so ungracefully on the original developer. Yes, there are problems, but I am too lazy to … Continue reading IIS – ASP & ASP.Net – Session State Management – In Process

IIS – Web Site Configuration Inspection using msdeploy

Background I am trying to get this 3rd party Web Application to work properly, but it so happens that for one for virtual directory (vdir) the global.asa is read, but for another vdir the global config file is not being read. Trouble-shooting Eye Balling Tried eye-balling, but I can't figure out what is different. WebDeploy … Continue reading IIS – Web Site Configuration Inspection using msdeploy

Microsoft – Classic ASP – Error Suppressed

Background The last few weeks I have been battling with a Vendor application that uses a mix of Classic ASP and ASP.Net.  Not to keep the beating to myself, I will like to share some of my bruised ego.   Code Classic ASP We will focus on the Classic ASP code.  There are many reasons … Continue reading Microsoft – Classic ASP – Error Suppressed

Microsoft – Internet Information Server (IIS) – Include Files

Preclude Here is a follow-up post to an earlier one titled "Microsoft – Internet Information Server – Error – An error occurred on the server when processing the URL. Please contact the system administrator"  ( https://danieladeniji.wordpress.com/2014/08/22/microsoft-internet-information-server-error-an-error-occurred-on-the-server-when-processing-the-url-please-contact-the-system-administrator/ )   Error Message Error Th error message read: Text: An error occurred on the server when processing the URL. … Continue reading Microsoft – Internet Information Server (IIS) – Include Files