Home » Categories » Multiple Categories

I receive this error message: "Unknown file type (binary data)" when trying to deploy my SQL CE database. What did I do wrong?

If you receive this error message, please try adding the following line to your web.config file:

<identity impersonate="true" userName="XXXXXXXXX" password="XXXXXX" />

This line should be added inside the tag <system.web> </system.web>. Username and password can be your login credentials for the system.

Therefore, the following is the whole web.config-content with which everything works:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
     <configuration>
          <system.data>
                 <DbProviderFactories>
                          <remove invariant="System.Data.SqlServerCe.4.0" />
                          <add invariant="System.Data.SqlServerCe.4.0" name="Microsoft® SQL Server® Compact 4.0" description=".NET Framework Data Provider for Microsoft SQL Server Compact" type="System.Data.SqlServerCe.SqlCeProviderFactory, System.Data.SqlServerCe, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=89845dcd8080cc91" />
                 </DbProviderFactories>
          </system.data>
       <system.web>
           <identity impersonate="true" userName="???" password="???" />
       </system.web>
</configuration>

Please note that our Control Panel does not really accept the .cshtml-files (webpages) and the .sdf-file (database) and you will always see the error message: "Unknown file type (binary data)". However, please just ignore the error message and by following the above guideline, everything will work as expected.



 

Attachments Attachments
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles RSS Feed
Do you support MySQL WebAdmin Access?
Viewed 2258 times since Tue, May 1, 2012
Can I set up additional logins for my MySQL database?
Viewed 2049 times since Mon, Apr 30, 2012
Will my Crystal Report XI (Crystal Report 11) work on your server?
Viewed 1800 times since Tue, May 1, 2012
I cannot login to my Domain Registration Portal. What should I do?
Viewed 2372 times since Mon, May 7, 2012
Do you support SQL Reporting Service (SSRS)?
Viewed 2622 times since Tue, May 1, 2012
Do you support MS SQL Profiler?
Viewed 2372 times since Wed, May 23, 2012
Can I have more than one MySQL database on my hosting account?
Viewed 2098 times since Tue, May 1, 2012