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Tuesday, August 23, 2011

SharePoint FileNotFound exception when browsing to the site settings page (Via Chad)

Extract from the original post.

Issue

You receive the following exception in the ULS log:

System.IO.FoundException: Unable to find the specified file.
at Microsoft.SharePoint.ApplicationPages.WebAdminPageBase.OnLoad(EventArgs e)
at System.Web.UI.Control.LoadRecursive()
at System.Web.UI.Page.ProcessRequestMain(Boolean includeStagesBeforeAsyncPoint, Boolean includeStagesAfterAsyncPoint)

Possible solution

Check your alternate access mappings and make sure they match up to the web application address bindings in IIS.

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