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Error creating new projects

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  1. Richard
    Richard avatar
    9 posts
    18 Nov 2008
    04 Dec 2008
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    When I try to create a new project using the project manager, I get this error:

    Unable to create the virtual directory: Unknown name. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80020006 (DISP_E_UNKNOWNNAME))

    It looks like Sitefinity can't create the new web application automatically (for the sample site I had to manually create the web app in order for it to work).

    Any idea?


  2. Ivan Dimitrov
    Ivan Dimitrov avatar
    16072 posts
    12 Sep 2017
    04 Dec 2008
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    Hello Richard,

    Take a look at the following troubleshooting article Unable to create the virtual directory. Unknown name. Probably you need to grant ASPNET account over Sitefinity website folder.

    I hope this helps.

    All the best,
    Ivan Dimitrov
    the Telerik team

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