IIS Error Resolved: This configuration section cannot be used at this path

IIS Error when publishing a fresh new application, the error reads: "( This configuration section cannot be used at this path. This happens when the section is locked at a parent level. Locking is either by default (overrideModeDefault="Deny"), or set explicitly by a location tag with overrideMode="Deny" or the legacy allowOverride="false". )


Resolving this error requires the following configuration:
  1. Click "Start button" in the search box, enter "Turn windows features on or off" in the features window, 
  2. Click: "Internet Information Services" 
  3. Click: "World Wide Web Services" 
  4. Click: "Application Development Features" 
  5. Check (enable) the features