Parser Error Message: Root element is missing.

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Jul 8, 2013 at 4:02 AM
Dear All,

I got the error message as below. Please HELP me.

Configuration Error
Description: An error occurred during the processing of a configuration file required to service this request. Please review the specific error details below and modify your configuration file appropriately.

Parser Error Message: Root element is missing.

Source Error:

Line 43: <providers>
Line 44: <clear/>
Line 45: <add name="CustomXmlMembershipProvider" type="MyWebPagesStarterKit.Providers.CustomXmlMembershipProvider" maxInvalidPasswordAttempts="3" passwordAttemptWindow="5" minRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters="0" minRequiredPasswordLength="3" passwordStrengthRegularExpression="" enablePasswordReset="true" enablePasswordRetrieval="true" requiresQuestionAndAnswer="True" requiresUniqueEmail="true"/>
Line 46: </providers>
Line 47: </membership>

Source File: web.config Line: 45