Email notification URL produces a 404 file or directory not found error message
Email notification URL produces a 404 file or directory not found error message. This occurs when a notification is placed on any file (any format) that contains a space in the name.
The issue is with IIS filtering the + symbol being used for a space substitution.
Example of email notification (bad URL):
Example of the URL when browsing directly to the file:
Note: If the tomcat port is added to the notification URL manually after attempting to open it, the page loads as expected.
Apply DocuShare 6.6.1 Patch 3, it includes a fix for compatibility with IIS7 encoding email notification URLs with blanks in document titles.
Solution Updated: September 25th, 2012
Solution ID: 1047
AR 26896 (Fixed in 6.6.1 patch 3)