Problem: You have configured your web site to e.g. allow anonymous authentication from the IIS Manager Console – but you still get a 401? Please check the possible solutions below.
- If you made the change in the IIS Manager Console, please check that the solution web.config does not have a conflicting authentication / authorization setting.
- Please verify that you have also authorized anonymous users to the site in the IIS Manager (Authorization Rules)
- Desperate? This did not fix it? Try IISRESET aww..