The Windows Process Activation Service failed to generate an application pool config file for application pool

Article:TECH191490  |  Created: 2012-06-22  |  Updated: 2013-01-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH191490
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Classic AppPool will not stay running and presents errors within the Windows Application Event log.

 


Error



The Windows Process Activation Service failed to generate an application pool config file for application pool 

Also various Event ID's such as 5189 will appear in the Windows Application Event Logs


Cause



This is a known issue with IIS. Microsoft has presented a solution for this issue.


Solution



Follow the steps as outlined at the following website.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc734988(v=ws.10)




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