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Why doesn't IIS7 compress asmx files?

I have multiple IIS7 webservers on which I have enabled both static and dynamic compression. Everything works fine except that only one server manages to compress the responses to requested asmx ...
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Is it good practice to use NTFS Compression on IIS Log folders?

Is it a good practice to use NTFS Compression on a IIS Log folders and files? I was able to go down from 20GB to 7GB by doing this. The IIS logs are per day, and have an average size of 20MB but some ...
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IIS 7.5 - different file size for same compressed file served from two different servers

I'm facing the problem that our lengthy CSS file (129 KB) gets delivered by our ASP.NET web app (running on IIS 7.5 using .NET 4.0) compressed to 24 KB on my local server machine and 36 KB on both our ...
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Why is IIS7 not compressing my static files?

I am trying to get IIS to compress jquery.js (and all other static files, but using jquery as the example here) on my localhost, but something goes wrong. The funny part is that when I look in my ...
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Content Encoding Error on new IIS 7 server with PHP

I recently moved a PHP (Cake framework) development site from an IIS 6 (x86) server to an IIS 7 server (x64). The content is all the same and the URL rewriting works, but on the attempt to display the ...
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Enable Http Compression in IIS 7.5

I'm trying to enable HTTP compression to my web site, my server is running Windows 2008R2 and IIS 7.5. I followed these steps: installed static and dynamic compression through the Serve manager. ...
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How to install the dynamic content compression component of IIS (both 6 and 7) non interactively?

Any of the following goes as non interactive for me: Command line silent installation Script file Code (.NET, C, VB, whatever) Thanks. EDIT I'd like to stress, that I wish to install the module ...
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IIS6 wont compress js and css

So recently I configured IIS6 to compress files I now have most files compressing apart from my JavaScript and CSS files. Does anyone have an idea what maybe causing them not to be compressed. I know ...
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IIS 6 Compression for a folder

I want to enable IIS 6 compression for all of the folders in my application except one; in this one folder, I do some things that fails when IIS 6 compression is enabled... Any advice? Thanks.
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Can IIS6 compression file types be configured on a per-site basis?

The following article explains how to customise the file types that can be compressed in IIS 6: Customizing the File Types IIS Compresses (IIS 6.0) [MS TechNet] The metabase settings discussed are ...
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how to enable iis 7 dynamic content compression?

I've turned on dynamic content compression in IIS 7, but Fiddler is showing that my dynamic pages are still being served without content-encoding: gzip. Static content compression is working fine on ...
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How to test IIS Compression?

I was reading the following article on how IIS compression makes the website run faster. I have configured the IIS 6.0 in compression mode as ...
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HTTP Compression on IIS 6.0 (Windows Server 2003)

There are many things you have to do/consider when you want to enable HTTP compression on IIS 6.0 (Windows Server 2003). Can somebody please provide a comprehensive list of the actions you have to ...