2
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1answer
135 views

What should I do if an necessary client application has to run on an older (vulnerable) framework?

A client needs to have .NET Framework 4 installed and not patched so their software running on their Windows 2008 R2 Server functions properly. This sparks the questions: When is it okay to ...
0
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2answers
130 views

Repair .NET 3.5 Framework - Domain Controller

Server manager says that .NET Framework 3.5 is installed. When I try to install an application that needs .NET Framework 3.5 can't be installed because they are saying that it's not available. Is it ...
0
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0answers
21 views

Server 2008 SP2 Network Share Strange Behavior

As stated in the title, I'm experiencing some erratic behavior on a network share. This share has files that are being updated in an automated fashion, using code I control, 24/7. 1) Perhaps the most ...
0
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1answer
95 views

SSPI authentication error and untrusted domain with valid account

I am developing a program in .Net and it works great in the development environment. It connects to a few databases (SQL Server) and uses SSPI authentication to do so. When I move this program local ...
0
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1answer
132 views

IIS: make hostname point to website

I am deploying to my .net project to host.domain.com/Default Web Site/ProjectName. I would like to make it so that the URL "host.domain.com" points to my application. I suspect I don't have the ...
2
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1answer
2k views

How to fix oobe.exe .Net framework initialization error?

When log into my Windows Server 2008 R2 I get an error oobe.exe - .NET framework Initialization Error. Unable to find a version of the runtime to run this application. What is the cause ...
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0answers
716 views

.NET console application exe can't access mapped drive that points to UNC path

I created a Windows executable by developing a very simple .NET console application in Visual Studio. The executable opens up a mapped drive and reads the files from that mapped drive. The mapped ...
2
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0answers
66 views

Port server moxi on node X exited with status Y on Couchbase 1.8.1

I'm getting this error on live servers Win Server 2003 32 bit & 2008 64 bit. Port server moxi on node 'ns_1@192.168.243.12' exited with status 3. Restarting. Messages: 2012-09-10 17:13:21: ...
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1answer
42 views

.NET app executed from server stuck on older version

I have a .NET application that is installed on a server (has to be that way). On each work station, a disk is mapped and from there they open the app. So the app is only installed in one place in the ...
0
votes
0answers
609 views

IIS 7.5 VERY slow to respond after website update

After moving an IIS 6 / .Net 2 app to IIS 7.5 - it seems that after I update the website then stop/start IIS it takes forever (almost an hour) for IIS to start serving content again. I've tried ...
3
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1answer
562 views

Performance Test and TCP tuning

We are in the process of performance testing an application which receives tcp requests converts them to soap requests (WCF-httpBinding) which other services work on. The server is Windows Server ...
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2answers
236 views

How can I provide shared hosting on my Windows 2008 r2 box?

I have set up Windows 2008 R2 and added the web server role, IIS and MS SQL Server 2008. How do I provide hosting space and cpu cycles and ram to clients. I would like to provide them with all ...
7
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2answers
4k views

Why does Windows 2008 use swap before the memory is full?

I administer a Windows 2008 server (well, on Amazon EC2) running IIS and a .NET4 Web app. I got a memory alert the other day and went and looked, and sure enough the process memory had grown over ...
1
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0answers
264 views

Periodically completely lose access to a file (cannot take ownership) in Win 2k8 R2

Running Win 2k8 R2 SP1 64 bit as a web server box with IIS 7/.NET 4. Periodically, I completely lose access to the membership database in one of my sites (ASPNETDB) which causes a "Network Service ...
3
votes
3answers
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GZip Compression On IIS 7.5 is not working

I am trying to support GZip compression for my static files under IIS (which should be enabled by default but not) but not working so far. Here is the the section under <system.webServer> node ...
1
vote
2answers
135 views

Mirroring a website on virtual machines

Recently I've spoken to a friend who told me of an idea to improve performance of a website (as well as increasing the use of full capacity of a machine) by installing multiple virtual machines on the ...
1
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1answer
4k views

MMC crashes on Windows Server 2008 x64 - Exchange console, event viewer

Help! I don't know what happened; this server has been very reliable but suddenly began having problems with a particular .NET 2.0 web site simply hanging - it wouldn't load at all. However, another ...
4
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2answers
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How to install Crystal Reports for .net 4.0 on server

We made a project with Visual Studio 2010 and .net 4.0 using Crystal Reports. But if we publish it on the server, it won't work. I remember that with Visual Studio 2008 you just downloaded an ...
0
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1answer
23 views

A require a server hosting package that would be suitable for several .net managed applications, accessed only by me

I currently run a server at home consisting of SQL Server 2008 .net Framework 2010 VPN Connection ASP.net Web Services running around 5-6 applications supporting a financial trading system that i ...
0
votes
2answers
549 views

Which should I choose Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 or Windows Server 2003 x32?

I’m a .net 2.0 developer. We have an application which is running on windows 2003. Right now we have to set up new build machine. I’m wondering, should we use windows 2003 x32 still, or maybe we ...
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1answer
168 views

Neatest method of replacing a live site with static pages during maintenance?

Alright folks, Just looking for a little insight into the methods being used by others for the following scenario... I have a live (.net 3.5) project, which runs from the default folder of IIS7 ...
2
votes
1answer
68 views

Can no longer perform admin tasks on windows server 2008 (not r2)

Has anyone seen an issue with deploying a .net 4.0 website to a server 2008 machine when the app pool for the site is set at 2.0? Our build server pushed the new 4.0 site to the old site where the app ...
0
votes
1answer
993 views

.NET Framework version in Application Pools of IIS 7 on windows 2008

I have web service on IIS 7 on Windows 2008. This web service must dlls of .NET Framework 3.5 (I have error about System.Linq using when I try to browse the web site) The only place I found where ...
1
vote
1answer
430 views

ASP.NET area in IIS 7 on windows 2008

I don't see ASP.NET "area". In Add Remove programs I see .net framework 3.5 and WSE installed. May be I need particulary install the ASP.NET, but I don't know where I do this. In Windows 7 I have this ...
2
votes
2answers
664 views

Not finding .NET 3.5 SP1 in the Roles menu

When I download the .NET 3.5 SP1 exe and run it, it unpacks and I get a message saying that "Use the Roles Manager to configure .NET 3.5 SP1" When I go to the Role Manager, I do not see the .NET ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Installing .NET 3.5 SP1 on Windows Server 2008

My installation of Windows Server 2008 already has .NET 3.5. But I need to install SP1. I downloaded the exe from: ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

iis 7 worker process memory leaks / hangs

From my diagnosis the worker process stops responding randomly, the server becomes very slow with 100% cpu utilization. I'm not certain but I think its because of w3wp.exe process which is my app ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

“Unable to connect to remote server fail” in HttpWebRequest

I am using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5 to develop a console application and I send request to another server (IIS 7.0 on Windows Server 2008). I find when the # of request threads are big (e.g. 2000 ...
1
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1answer
760 views

What permissions do I need to send mail using “PickupDirectoryFromIis”?

In the configuration for my (web) application, the System.Net.Mail namespace is currently configured to use the IIS mail pickup directory: <smtp deliveryMethod="PickupDirectoryFromIis"/> My ...
2
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2answers
2k views

What version of .NET comes with Windows Server 2008?

I just recently remoted into a dedicated server I recently got which is running windows server 2008. I went into the Programs and Features and I don't see any .NET framework installed, but I know its ...