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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] "Forbidden" message when attempting to download .exe
Date Sat, 09 Apr 2005 19:29:28 GMT
On Apr 9, 2005 3:12 PM, Hay, Markus <> wrote:
> Hello.
> I have an Apache web server up and running on Windows 2003, but I'm having
> problems with file downloads. This is probably something very trivial, but
> this is the first time I've messed with Apache so I'm unsure where to begin.
> I'm able to download/open .pdf and .doc files that are linked on a web page,
> but when I link a .exe file it gives me the following message:
> Forbidden
> You don't have permission to access
> /webapp/html/downloads/j2re-1_4_2_06-windows-i586-p.exe on
> this server.

Start by checking the apache error log.


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