Please HELP: Configuration Error (LINE 45).

Aug 21, 2013 at 4:28 AM
Dear All,

Please help me on correcting the error message on line 45.
My OS is Ms Windows Server 2003 and I'm using Internet Information Services (IIS) to run the homepage.Please find the attached source code below for the error message:

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