So in step 2, there is a need to embed the ticket into the deployment Provider codebase, as same as the .manifest file URL, using the Deployment Url.
As cookie is not supported, in step2, ticket( Please see this article for more information about the configuration: ASP. Upgrade Consideration When a checks for update, the Click Once engine will access the .application file and the .manifest file.
Since pictures are often more useful than words, let's look at using the tool.
Click to enlarge any of the images below: Welcome screen (click any image to enlarge): Select action (import or export) and provide site URL: For export, use the treeview to select which content you wish to deploy.
Perform Deployment Activation(Uri activation Uri, Boolean is Shortcut, String textual Sub Id, String deployment Provider Url From Extension, Browser Settings browser Settings, String& error Page Url) at System.
Activate Deployment Worker(Object state) --- Inner Exception --- System.
Even though, you still need a ticket to upgrade the application.
The Pitfalls While Forms Authentication ticket is encrypted then embedded into the URL, the length of the URL path is quite easy to exceed 260 characters.
******Note: I am getting this error only in IE not in chrome. The Solution You can find a workaround in this article: "Make Click Once Work With ASP. The trick is the Cookieless Forms Authentication introduced since ASP. Please be aware that demo code from that article is for WPF Brower Application (.xbap), which don't have a "update location" in the file, therefore no step 3.For Win Form s/WPF applications, the workaround will fail in step 3 as IIS cannot find the Forms Authentication ticket from the URL. Download Deployment Manifest Direct Bypass(Subscription Store sub Store, Uri& source Uri, Temp File& temp File, Subscription State& sub State, IDownload Notification notification, Download Options options, Server Information& server Information) at System. Download Deployment Manifest Bypass(Subscription Store sub Store, Uri& source Uri, Temp File& temp File, Subscription State& sub State, IDownload Notification notification, Download Options options) at System.