Configuration: 32-bit Windows 7 development machine with IIS 7.5
I created a new web site in IIS to host only MVC sites called
MVCHOST. The physical path to this website is set as
C:\inetpub\mvcroot. I created a new v4.0 pool called
mvcpool for this purpose.
I have given Modify rights to
I created this web site with a host header "mvchost" and port 80, in the hopes of browsing MVC sites in the following way:
The only binding I set is the default one:
http:*:80:mvchost. I have also copied the files
welcome.png and folder
wwwroot over to
Now when I try to the browse this site from IIS manager, I get the following error:
This webpage is not available
If I leave out the host header and give some port, say 99, I can access this website at localhost:99.
What am I missing here? Why am I unable to access the web site at: