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Asp.NET WebApi application gives 404 error when deployed to IIS7

I have an Asp.NET MVC WebApi application that works perfectly in development environment does nothing but return 404 errors when deployed to testing server. Application is Framework 4.5 dotNET ...
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1answer
52 views

What is this user name for and how did it get created?

When I created a website named Portal on my IIS 7.5 on the website permissions->security I got this user. What is its purpose? From what I have read the ApplicationPool runs under NetworkService ...
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762 views

Change Directory Browsing Page in IIS 7.5

NOTE: This post is tagged ASP.NET but really that's just one of the language (families) in which I could write it. I really need assistance with configuring IIS (7.5). I have found many scripts and ...
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2answers
509 views

Is using a RAM Disk to serve IIS ASP.net beneficial on a VM Webserver?

Setup: Windows Server 2008 R2, Hosted on HyperV Virtual Machine allocated 3GB Memory. I've setup a RAMDisk (capacity of 512MB more than sufficient for our requirements) using ImDisk on this virtual ...
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1answer
793 views

IIS/ASP.NET performance incident - Perfmon Current Annonymous Users going through roof but Requests/sec low

Setup: ASP.NET 4.0 website on IIS 6.0 on Win 2003 64 bit, 8xCPUs, 16GB memory, separate SQL 2005 DB server. Had a serious slowdown today with any otherwise fairly well performing ASP.NET site. For a ...
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1answer
299 views

Site not picking up CSS styles when LIVE

I am using ASP.NET 3.5. For some reason when I apply CSS to my controls on my plain form it shows in Visual Studio and it does work fine. But for some reason when I make my site LIVE none of the ...
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1answer
3k views

how install web server on a local machine (windows 7 or server 2008) for an asp.net web application?

i designed and developed a web application (works as a windows application) in asp.net with c# ... now i want to use this application on a local machine instead of previous windows application ! how ...
0
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2answers
241 views

In IIS7 how can I set the number of requests IIS can handle

I have a Windows 2008 / IIS 7.5 server that I want to act as a proxy for another service call. The problem I am having is that the service I am calling often takes a while to respond, so I need the ...
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2answers
368 views

Host ASP.NET Web Application on local Machine

Please excuse me if this is very basic. My query is about hosting a .net web application on a server. Say, I create a small web application and I deploy this application in my home machine (which ...
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2answers
5k views

Exposing a website externally

I got asked to set up a website that could be accessed externally in IIS. We have a web server that has a website currently available externally on it. It sits under an "External Website" Site in ...
2
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3answers
1k views

How Can I Log Outbound HTTP Requests From My Web Applications?

One of our apps is calling a third-party webservice which has recently been switched to a different URI. We need to investigate this to try and see where the old address is being used (the code/config ...
0
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2answers
252 views

how to publish web service on internet

I developed web-services in c# and published on IIS now i want to take this web-services out of Intranet to Internet i am looking for what are possible solutions for this. I am very much beginner to ...
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1answer
131 views

iis6 monitor that sends alarm when unusual requests happen

My iis6 server has been asked for more than 60 requests per second from on ip address. The requests made my server stop to work normally. I found the problem two days later. Luckly, the user has ...
0
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2answers
190 views

Website slowdown

I have a website that randomly grinds to a halt. At first I thought this was due to the number of users in the system and database connections being left open but when it occurred today I ignored the ...
2
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3answers
2k views

'Server Application Unavailable' in IIS7 after switching to .net 4.0

We recently upgraded to .Net 4.0 and wrote a custom deployment script for our application that uses the Microsoft.Web.Administration library to do things like create websites and setup app pools. We ...
2
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2answers
652 views

Recommended web server specs for box running multiple asp.net sites

Can somebody point me in the direction of recommended hardware to satisfactorily run a web server that hosts several ASP.NET sites on IIS 6? Our stubborn sys admin thinks it's appropriate to only ...
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11answers
3k views

Chinese Hacker-Bots attempting to exploit our systems 24/7

Our sites our constantly under attack from bots with IP addresses resolving to China, attempting to exploit our systems. While their attacks are proving unsuccessful, they are a constant drain on our ...
0
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0answers
489 views

IIS7 80 port outside doesn't work

I have created web site, added to IIS 7, in the binding set up host name as "mysite.com". (here "mysite.com" is my registered domain that points to my IP address) So when I assigned port 8095 and open ...
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1answer
116 views

Security considerations when giving access to SQL Server db for a web application

I need to expose our SQL Server 2008 database for an access from a asp.net web application. This is a new task for me, so I would like to know what basic security requirements are there for ...
0
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5answers
151 views

Site not loading when www is left out of the URL

Why does my website not load if I type: example.com But it does work when I type: www.example.com Is this a setting in IIS? We are using ASP.NET 3.5 with a SQL Server database. Thanks ...
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2answers
4k views

Windows Server 2008 - IIS 7 - ASP.NET - Does my web server go to sleep? How do I keep it awake?

It seems that my asp.net sites on my web server are very slow to load if they have not been accessed in a while. Does the ASP.NET processor go into suspend or sleep mode if it has gone unused for a ...
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2answers
747 views

Force Fresh Images on IIS 7

How do I force IIS 7 to not cache images on a certain page?
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3answers
2k views

Unable to make the session state request to the session state server

For about 4-5 months now, I seem to be having this sporadic issue--mainly during our busiest time of the day between 10:30-11:45AM, where all my Windows 2003 web servers in a Microsoft NLB cluster ...
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4answers
112 views

Building a ASP.NET & SQL Server Machine(s); need some help

I currently have an asp.net web application running on an xp machine w/ iis 5.1 and sql server 2005 on our network. This application processes large excel files (50MB+), handles 100's of 1000's of ...
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1answer
1k views

How to turn off a username and password prompt on an ASP web site hosted in IIS 6

Software developer here with very little networking experience looking for info on settings in IIS for hosting ASP.NET web apps... We're self-hosting a website via an onsite web server (running ...
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3answers
187 views

Web Application Performance Testing - End User Experience

I currently maintain servers that host a .NET web application for external customers (primarily Microsoft technologies). I would like to find some tools or services that would let me measure web ...
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8answers
3k views

How to calculate web server traffic?

We have an asp.net web server application and web service,which will be hosted in the same server. Customer's IT team has asked us what is the expected no.of traffic on the web server. How do I ...
2
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4answers
567 views

Is it really necessary to setup a Hardware Firewall on a windows 2008 Web Server

What is the worst that could happen if I don't setup a hardware firewall? I am planning to just install a software firewall. I am planning to deploy a medium traffic web site and the information on ...
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5answers
845 views

One Quad Core Xeon or two Core 2 Quad Core machines?

I'm running an ASP.NET website with a SQL Server database and another server side application which does processing to support the website on a Windows 2008 Web Server 32bit operating system. The ...
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4answers
1k views

Any ASP.Net website takes 1 minute to load? Html Sites load instantly

I am using IIS6.0 on a Windows 2003 SP3 VPS. When I access an ASP.Net website on that server, i.e. http://website.example.com/ it takes over a minute to load. If I load a standard website that's just ...
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4answers
18k views

Why does IIS refuse to serve ASP.NET content?

My Windows Server 2003 Std server refuses to server ASP.NET content. It serves regular html just fine but anything .net, even a one line html file with an ASPX extention fails silently. Things I've ...