IIS Express 8 – Cannot write configuration file

Issue I am trying to use IIS Express 8 for a Web site in VS2013. I am getting the following error whenever I attempt to create the website site. Filename: \?\C:\Users\xxxxxx\Documents\IISExpress\config\applicationHost.config Error: Cannot write configuration file Solution Go to the IISExpress directory C:\Users\xxxxxx\Documents\IISExpress\ Remove encryption from the directory. ie. Right click …

ASP.NET 5 First look

I’m excited today to read the post about a new release of ASP.NET Version 5. since this new release is one of the most significant architectural updates we’ve done to ASP.NET. ASP.NET 5 is an open source web framework for building modern web applications that can be developed and run on …