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strange issue in SSP(Shared Service Provider) ...Service account

  Asked By: Margret    Date: Jun 01    Category: MOSS    Views: 15456

I am facing one strange issue in *Central admin*.Service account is not
working for SSP in my MOSS2007 application . I am able to open the *Operation
tab* and *application management tab* in the *Central admin* but i cant
able to access the *SSP*.

in the production server I am not able to login into any other
sitecollections with the service account ... but i am able to access the

all the site collection out side the Production server with the same service
account .



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Alexandra Lewis     Answered On: Jun 01

This sounds like the infamous "loopback protection" feature in IIS. This
prevents you from logging into a site  on the machine itself.

See the Microsoft KB article http://support.microsoft.com/kb/896861 for a
description of the issue  and a fix. You can fix the issue with a registry entry,
or just download a "fix it for me" program from Microsoft that makes the entry