When attempting to create an alert, you get the following error message:
The page cannot be displayed
There is a problem with the page you are trying to reach and it cannot be displayed.
HTTP 500.100 - Internal Server Error - ASP error
Internet Information Services
Microsoft JScript compilation (0x-7ff5fc17)
Out of memory
Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 6.0; SV1; SLCC1; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.04506; InfoPath.2; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
Friday, 30 January 2009 9:32:38 AM
Checking the Windows Event logs, you see the following:
Event Type: Warning
Event Source: ASP.NET 2.0.50727.0
Event Category: Web Event
Event ID: 1309
Event code: 3005
Event message: An unhandled exception has occurred.
Event time: 12/07/2007 10:24:38
Event time (UTC): 12/07/2007 8:24:38
Event ID: aa58f4d35bc547aeafd7c417967bdd8d
Event sequence: 8
Event occurrence: 1
Event detail code: 0
Application domain: /LM/W3SVC/1/Root/ApplicationDomain
Trust level: Full
Application Virtual Path: /Path
Application Path: D:\ApplicationPath
Machine name: ComputerName
Process ID: ProcessID
Process name: w3wp.exe
Account name: NT AUTHORITY\NETWORK SERVICE
Exception type: EndPointException
Exception message: Type 'System.Web.HttpHeaderCollection' in Assembly 'System.Web, Version=188.8.131.52, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a' is not marked as serializable.
There is a bug in .NET 2.0 that causes this issue. Please see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/941386for details.
You will need to contact Microsoft for a hotfix as described in http://support.microsoft.com/kb/941386.