Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have a WebDAV set up on my Windows 2008 R2 server using IIS. When I try to mount it on OSX using finder I have read-only access. What do I need to change to get full access?

I have added my account to the WebDAV rules, I have rw permissions on the disk and enabled simple_lock.

Update:

  • I can mount the location on Windows machines
share|improve this question
    
Have you verified that it's not a Finder issue, e.g. by connecting using Transmit or Cyberduck? –  Daniel Beck Jun 3 '11 at 20:49
    
Whoa! Weird combination of technologies there... –  Code Bling Jun 3 '11 at 20:54
    
@Daniel, I can't seem to mount it on Transmit.. I am running the WebDAV on a port different from 80, but I don't think that should be a problem. –  Jens Jun 3 '11 at 21:05
    
Can you mount it on any system other than the one server? –  Daniel Beck Jun 3 '11 at 21:20
    
I can mount it on my Windows 7 machine without any problems. –  Jens Jun 4 '11 at 9:19
show 2 more comments

1 Answer

OS X Finder requires a WebDAV server that supports WebDAV Class 2 locking. The windows WebDAV only supports WebDAV Class 1.

Use another product such as BarracudaDrive that supports WebDAV Class 2. http://barracudaserver.com/products/BarracudaDrive/

share|improve this answer
    
I thought IIS 7.5 had this supported. I have been able to connect with write access with enabling anonymous verification enabled. –  Jens Jun 9 '11 at 8:41
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.