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I am facing 500.0 Internal server quite frequently with my website.

The error details are given below.

HTTP Error 500.0 - Internal Server Error
C:\PHP\php-cgi.exe - The FastCGI process exceeded configured activity timeout

Module  FastCgiModule
Notification    ExecuteRequestHandler
Handler PHP_via_FastCGI
Error Code  0x80070102
Requested URL
Physical Path   C:\HostingSpaces\coderefl\\wwwroot\index.php
Logon Method    Anonymous
Logon User  Anonymous

When I contacted the support team, they're saying that my site is making heavy SQL Queries. I am not sure how to debug this. But my site is very small and the database is optimized. I'm running wordpress as platform. How to resolve this issue?

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Have you considered changing hosting providers? – Jeff Jun 21 '11 at 13:11

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Hope this link is useful:

Quick Info:

Here is how to set the configuration with IIS 7.0:

%windir%\system32\inetsrv\appcmd set config -section:system.webServer/fastCgi /[fullPath='C:\php\php-cgi.exe'].activityTimeout:600

You need to change the 'C:\php\php-cgi.exe' to the actual location PHP that you registered with IIS.
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But I don't have control over the server configuration. It's operated by the hosting company – sarat Jun 21 '11 at 10:09

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