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Crawlers and protected directories

     
4:52 pm on Apr 29, 2009 (gmt 0)

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Hi there,

Just a quickie ...

When an IIS folder has anonymous authentication disabled and Windows authentication enabled, can bots still crawl those folders?

Thanks!

2:38 am on Apr 30, 2009 (gmt 0)

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nope
2:12 pm on Apr 30, 2009 (gmt 0)

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... unless they have the correct credentials for authentication and access.
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Most bots can't log in.
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Great, thanks!
 

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