Well, I think the object is installed on your webserver (give them a
call). And they use Windows 2000 Server with IIS (or NT). You use PWS. You
probably installed the filesystem object... so you can't create it on your
> Scratched my head over this one for HOURS! Guess what it was?
> The "Script Blocking" feature of Norton AntiVirus 2000! If you disable
> it, IIS will not hang. Thanks Charlie!
> > Here's a mystery for you!
> > The snippet of code below has been running perfectly for weeks, and in
> > still runs perfectly on my Web hosting service's server
> > But suddenly today my local server -- Microsoft's Personal Web Server -
> > started failing with an error on the Server.CreateObject line.
> > Here's the code:
> > Dim objFSO, objFileText, txtInclude
> > Set objFSO = Server.CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
> > Set objFileText = objFSO.OpenTextFile(Server.MapPath(FileName),
> > File_Read = objFileText.ReadAll
> > Here's the error:
> > Server object error 'ASP 0177 : 800401f3'
> > Server.CreateObject Failed
> > /include/lib_file_misc.asp, line 17 <<line 17 is the
> > line>>
> > 800401f3
> > The code is identical on both servers. Nothing has changed about my
> > configuration or my MS PWS -- except it won't run this code any more!
> > Any suggestions?
> > Thanks,
> > Charlie Darling