HTTP Listener error: The website declined to show this webpage

HTTP-Listner

When you have created a HTTP Listener in the Azure App Services, and you want to test the URL, you might get the error: “The website declined to show this webpage”. When you click on “More information” you will find the text “This error (HTTP 403 Forbidden) means that Internet Explorer was able to connect to the website, but it does not have permission to view the webpage.”

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In the Azure App Portal go to Browse

Browse

Click API Apps

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Click your HTTP Listener (name can vary)

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Click All settings

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Click Application settings

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Change the acces level to Public (anonymous) and click Save

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Test your HTTP Listener, when everything is working fine, your page should look somethin like this

 

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