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I just learned about this wonderful tool, but I cant seem to figure out how to use it.

For Application (under App Pools), Advanced Settings, there is an Idle Time-out setting, I cant figure out how or where to find it in Config Editor

In XML export obtained via: appcmd list apps /xml /"myApp/" /config:* > text.txt it is located in Appcmd\AppPool\add\ProcessModel

Thank you

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migrated from Sep 19 '11 at 9:12

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the following should work :

appcmd.exe set config -section:system.applicationHost/webLimits /dynamicIdleThreshold:"150" /commit:apphost

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Hi, it doesnt look like I have system.applicationhost in my Config Editor. Would you mind explaining how you go about matching a particular property to location in Config Editor? I have a fair number of properties that I have to modify and I would like to learn to how locate them my self. Thanks – NeverEatAlone Sep 12 '11 at 0:35

You will have it, you just need to start Config Editor from the Server level, not a website level.

The Server level is where system.applicationHost is effective, so it's only visible from there too. Also, you'll need to ensure you're targeting applicationhost.config, not a web.config file, for the same reason.

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