Friday, May 25, 2012

The server was unable to process the request due to an internal error. For more information about the error, either turn on IncludeExceptionDetailInFaults (either from ServiceBehaviorAttribute or from the configuration behavior) on the server in order to send the exception information back to the client, or turn on tracing as per the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 SDK documentation and inspect the server trace logs. + Sharepoint 2010

Go to IIS Manager>SharePoint Web Services\SecurityTokenserviceapplication
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\WebServices\SecurityToken\web.config



 <!-- Behavior List: -->
        <behavior name="SecurityTokenServiceBehavior" >
          <!-- The serviceMetadata behavior allows one to enable metadata (endpoints, bindings, services) publishing.
               This configuration enables publishing of such data over HTTP GET.
               This does not include metadata about the STS itself such as Claim Types, Keys and other elements to establish a trust.
          <serviceMetadata httpGetEnabled="true" />
          <!-- Default WCF throttling limits are too low -->
          <serviceThrottling maxConcurrentCalls="65536" maxConcurrentSessions="65536" maxConcurrentInstances="65536" />

          <!—newly added tag to fix this error-->

          <serviceDebug httpHelpPageEnabled="true" includeExceptionDetailInFaults="true" />


  1. I am using sharepoint 2010.I have An Excel Web Access Webpart.I want a custom error message to be displayed when invalid excel workbook is trying to be imported.
    I want To Customize This Error Message.
    Step By Step Explanation is
    expected as I am new To sharepoint.

    Default Message Shown is:
    Unable to process the request.
    Wait a few minutes and try performing this operation again.

    PLease HElp!!

    1. since it is a out of box web part we cannot have control on that error message. may be you can create a custom web part there you can handle try catch blocks for custom messages.
      use this class for

      Instantiate and initialize the Excel Web Access Web Part, as follows:
      using Microsoft.Office.Excel.WebUI;
      ExcelWebRenderer ewaWebPart = new ExcelWebRenderer();

  2. Thanks a lot.It's working for me..

  3. Thanks a lot. It's working for me.