How Do I Enable Detailed Errors In Classic ASP and Server Side Errors on Cloud Sites?

You can enable detailed error messages for your classic ASP site defaulted to Windows/IIS by using a web.config file with the following code. This is useful in diagnosing issues with a site but for security reasons should be turned off once the site is in production:


    <httpErrors errorMode="Detailed" />

For more information regarding the syntax and use of <httpErrors>, please see this article from

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