How to configure IIS 7 to allow downloading .exe files

If you’re finding that you’re getting 404 errors when trying to download executable files, add the following to your web.config (IIS 7 only).

<system.webServer>
<handlers>
	<add name="Client exe" path="*.exe" verb="*" modules="StaticFileModule" resourceType="File" />
</handlers>
</system.webServer>

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