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Automation of helpdesk password reset calls

From a customer we get a lot of password reset requests (expired or lost). I have thinked about a automatically solution: User goes to webpage Enter his username The system call the user no his ...
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ASP.NET Webapp Works as Full Website, but not as Application

I have a fairly simple ASP.NET (targeting.NET 4.0) web app, which is used as a dynamic request form. I have tested this and it is working as a Web Site within IIS 7 running on Windows Server 2008 R2. ...
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IIS7.5 App Pool recycles - .Net OutOfMemoryException

strange situation with .Net OutOfMemoryExceptions in IIS / Windows 2008 R2 being thrown on random pages of the application being hit. We have about 1000 separate sites that are the same .Net ...
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Missing “Machine Key” in IIS manager

A number of guides on setting the ASP.NET machineKey via the IIS manager tell me to open up the "Machine Key" section in the Feature View, for example:             My ...
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MySQL 5.0.88 and ASP.Net error - Reading from the stream has failed

Recently, our Linux server died so we put up a new Linux server with a newer version of MySQL (went from 5.0.6 to 5.0.8). We updated the connection string in our .Net application and installed the ...
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272 views

Windows Server Edition and Hotfix Compatibility

I am fairly new to Windows, coming from a Linux/Apache background so I apologize up front. I am trying to apply this ASP.NET hotfix that updates browser definitions to include IE 10. I incorrectly ...
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How to Emulate/Simulate Slow Network to test my web application?

I have built an asp.net application which works well in my network but I am getting complain from users that it doesn't work well in slow network. How to emulate this so that I can test my app on slow ...
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Nginx on Windows with ASP.NET and the Microsoft .NET framework?

Question: Is it possible to use nginx on Windows to serve ASP.NET / ASP.NET MVC pages using the Microsoft .NET framework ? I know one can do it with mono-fastcgi, but I was wondering if it is ...
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Configure IIS To Send “text/html” In Response for IE11

The updated version of Internet Explorer in Windows 8.1, IE11, has the following User Agent string as per this: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; Trident/7.0; rv:11.0) like Gecko Our website is ...
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Working with ASPX pages

If I connect via FTP and make edits to a .aspx file and upload it do I need to have the webhost do any type of complile or something?
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Accessing a website's directory in IIS from File Zilla

I have my Asp.net website deployed in my IIS's Virtual directory. Usually a FTP software like File Zilla is used to upload files to a website's directory from a remote system. File Zilla asks for a ...
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IIS7 ASP.NET application - 2 identical apps in 2 identical app pools, 1 is responsive and 1 is not

I have an ASP.NET (v4.0) web app that is installed in a virtual directory (as an application) and is hosted in it's own app pool. This is repeated for each instance of the app (i.e. per customer). ...
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Installing Framework 4.0 Failed

I am trying to install Framework 4.0 on a Windows server 2003 SP2 needed for My ASP.NET application, but it fails during installation! Current framework is version 2.0. Below is a piece of the ...
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Does shared hosting hold some benefits over a VPS? [closed]

I was looking a for a windows host for my ASP.NET MVC app and the prices in softsyshosting looked very decent. However i fail to understand, why do they offer codename "Enterprise" Shared hosting at ...
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Windows Authentication kept asking for username/password

I am deploying my web application on iis6. I kept receive this "windows security" pop up to enter user name and password.. I have already disabled anonymous user, and checked integrated windows ...
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How to configure IIS Express to ask for client certificate

Does anybody know how to configure IIS Express to require client certificate for access? I'm trying to debug a problematic ASP.NET application which uses client certificates for authentication.
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Port used for ASP.NET application

I am setting up a Windows Server 2008 R2 on a VPS. I have ASP.NET 4.0 apps running on IIS (Push notification services for Windows phone 7). My question is, what port should I use for the app ...
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Inetmgr.exe not recognized as command

On my Windows 7 machine, I've just installed IIS and it should work, but doesn't! Well, finding it anyway... and when I run inetmgr.exe the command prompt doesn't recognize it. ...
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Connections to IIS sometimes get stuck in CLOSE_WAIT state

Our application includes an ASP.Net web service that only needs to deal with a handful of clients. As such, the 10 incoming connection limit of Windows XP Pro is generally not a problem. However, on ...
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ASP.NET Integrated Windows Authentication fails inside network using domain name

I have a problem with an ASP.NET application that was running on IIS 6/Windows 2003, and has recently been deployed to a new server, also running IIS 6 and Windows 2003. It is using Integrated ...
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Upgrading to x64 results in HTTP 500

I upgraded my development machine to 64-bit Win7, and now when I try to connect to a local ASP.Net project I get: HTTP Error 500 ... Calling LoadLibraryEx on ISAPI filter ...
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How can I get more information on a Event Viewer - Windows Logs error?

An application i wrote is throwing the error (in my application Log): SocialNetworking.Facebook b0ceb124-b183-4b66-aa10-39fd9e142bn4 Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Contracts, ...
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Locking down a server for shared internet hosting

Basically I control several servers and I only host either static websites or scripts which I have designed, so I trust them up to a point. However, I have a few customers who want to start using ...
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How to count file change notification system objects?

Microsoft KB 911272 describes a condition we ran into where we managed to exhaust SMB file change notification system objects via ASP.NET. We implemented the hotfix, but does anyone know of a system ...
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Even admin cant register ASP.NET 4

When I try running the following command, logged in as admin, I get the accompanying error: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v4.0.30319>aspnet_regiis -i An error has occurred: 0x8007b799 You ...
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How to uninstall DLL from assembly folder? Permission denied when uninstalling DLL from GAC

I am trying to uninstall a DLL from the C:\Windows\Assembly "folder" on Windows Server 2008, but am getting a "permission denied" error. How do I go about removing a DLL without uninstalling the ...
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In IIS running an ASP.net application, why would CPU usage slowly increase, sharply drop, then rise to a throttled level?

See image here: total CPU usage % This trend is easily repeatable by running automated load tests on the application. After the CPU use settles at the apparently throttled level (~30%), application ...
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ASP.NET sites monitoring tool for Windows

I have few ASP.NET sites on different servers. I'm looking for tool to detect and notify if site fail: error 500, asp.net exceptions, validate html by regex. This tool have to be able send requests ...
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Upgrading .Net 2.0 to .Net 3.5

Will this require a reboot? Even if I include all the security patches as well. NB This will not be to .Net 3.5 SP1.
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Old network login passed to IIS

Let me start by saying that I am not a server guy - I am a developer. But I develop and manage an ASP.NET application that uses Windows authentication. I've run into the problem I am about to describe ...
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1answer
276 views

Moving file security from one server to another (asp.net sites, IIS)

I am running windows server with asp.net websites and sql server 2008 and IIS 6. It is working fine. Now I need to move my asp.net websites to another windows server and I have hard time setting ...
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548 views

Simple issue regarding date formats

We are hosting a website that when browsed to locally loads up fine but if you browse to it externally you get Conversion from string "1/15/2010 8:46:01 AM" to type 'Date' is not valid. What do I ...
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Asp.net error messages when on server are not displayed

I have been tasked with setting up asp.net websites on a windows server 2008 which are all in debug mode When browsing a website on the server and an error occurs, for example the database connection ...
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Pass through Windows authentication on a .NET app - is read access required for website folder?

I am trying to get pass-through Windows authentication working for a .NET app. It is running in classic mode on IIS7, and under the Authentication settings in IIS I have Windows Authentication ...
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Difference b/w connecting to SQL Server from ASP.net and Desktop application In terms on CAL? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? Why purchasing a Client Access License (CAL) for every device that accesses your server is not needed in web? If I ...
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How to virtualise a SharePoint ASP application

I have noticed the occasional article that mentions virtualising a site on sharepoint so that the site appears as if it is replicated among several site collections. I have a requirement to deploy a ...
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Can a .net application that is compiled in 32 bit environment use the extra RAM capability when running on Windows 2003 64 bit server running IIS

I am not sure if I was able to explain the question properly. But basically I am using a windows xp box 32 bit to deploy asp.net app to 64 bit windows server. The IIS server I am guessing is 64 bit ...
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“Access denied to 'X:\mydir\'. Failed to start monitoring file changes”

I've knocked up a simple web application that lists all files or a particular type in a particular folder and renders them as a series of LinkButtons in a ListView control - when the user clicks on a ...
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“Correct” way to manage DNS on remote machine with .NET app

We have a web server that runs a WCMS which allows users to add their domains to it. The DNS server is a separate machine. We are using Windows on all applicable machines. How should the DNS records ...
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Vanilla Windows vs Windows Server

I probably should have asked this question a LONG time ago and I expect to be laughed out of this forum, but I NEED find the answer to this seemingly rudimentary question... If I intend to host a ...
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ASP.NET Web Application on Windows Server: Domain or Not Domain?

What are the pros and cons of running an ASP.NET web application in a domain (having domain controllers etc) Edit Is it possible to scale up to a Server Farm without a domain? yes Pros: 1) Easier ...
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Do you use performance counters on production IIS web sites?

Do you keep the counter ON during heavy production loads Which performance counters do you find useful for ASP.Net/IIS 6.0 websites?
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New Session Failed

We've started to see instances on our Intranet server where for any page the server just responds with the error page 'HTTP/1.1 New Session Failed'. It seems we can fix it by running IISRESET but this ...
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Best Practice for Setting Up Secure Website [closed]

When Jeff and the StackOverflow team were interviewed on Hanselminutes last fall, Scott was critical of some of the decisions that were made with respect to securing the StackOverflow servers. My ...