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The ASP site responds with the error 500:
CONFIG_TEXT: HTTP/1.1 new application failed
ASP "Use Partition" flag is set to False under IIS Manager > Sites > example.com > Set ASP > Com Plus Properties > Use Partition [appServiceFlags]
Missing or incorrect web.config file.
Log into Plesk
Go to Plesk > Domains > exmaple.com > File Manager and create or edit an existing /httpdocs/web.config file with the following lines (default for ASP):
CONFIG_TEXT: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!-- Please refer to machine.config.comments for a description and the default values of each configuration section. For a full documentation of the schema please refer to http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=42127 To improve performance, machine.config should contain only those settings that differ from their defaults. -->
Note: This can also be done via RDP connection and creating the file in the vhost directory.