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Browsing static files on an ASP.NET site brings up an error 

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The following error may appear when opening static files on an ASP.NET/MVC based web site:

The page cannot be displayed because an internal server error has occurred.

This error appears due to a duplicate MIME type in the web.config.
To resolve this error, try removing all MIME map elements such as <mimeMap fileExtension=".ext" mimeType="application/ext" />
from the config file.