Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 


The Request Failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized.


When attempting to view the settings under Admin->Site Management->Settings in App Portal, an error similar to following is seen:
Server Error in '/ESD' Application.
ERROR: The Request Failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized


This error may occur if the anonymous authentication is not set for the ESDWebService installed on each primary site.


To resolve the issue, Open the Internet Information Services Manager, and enable Anonymous Authentication on the ESDWebService site.
Was this article helpful? Yes No
No ratings
Version history
Last update:
‎Oct 22, 2012 09:20 AM
Updated by: