IIS is Internet Information Services, the web server included with Microsoft's Windows Server operating systems. This is a generic tag. Wherever possible please use a *version-specific* tag, such as [iis7], [iis7.5], etc.

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How is deploying a webpage on server for a group of people different from deployement on local machine? [on hold]

I have a webpage that I work on for my own use. Its written in: Front-End code : JavaScript, jQuery Back-End code : VBScript It uses few services of PuTTY (PSCP, PSFTP, PLINK). The .js and .vbs ...
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Change IIS .config password (Encryption?)

The previous account that was used to log into a config file that allowed our site to run was deleted. I have absolutely no knowledge of IIS, and was looking for some insight on how to encrypt my ...
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Windows Performance Monitor (perfmon): how to reset a counter to zero? [on hold]

I have a server that's been running a long time. I want to reset the counter "maximum connections" to the IIS web service without restarting the server/services. I have looked high and low and cannot ...
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How many data channel ports do I need for an FTPS server running behind NAT?

As the title states, I currently have an FTP server accessible via FTP or FTPS (explicit) running NATed behind a router. The server is running Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.0 (I believe that is ...
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Modules not loaded in IIS 8.0 ASP.NET application after reboot

I have 2 ASP.NET 4.5 WebForms applications, each running on 2 win-2012 servers (IIS 8.0). The applications have modules (both custom and from 3rd parties) defined in their web.config. Each application ...
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IIS 8.5 URL Rewrite just wont work: rules have no affect at all

I am trying to set up http to https rewrite in IIS 8.5 using the Rewrite module. Absolutely nothing I have tried has any affect whatsoever. The URL is of the form: http://users-dev.somedomain.com. The ...
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Anonymous Authentication Identity Win 2012 r2 security

I have a web app that uses PHP on the back-end, and the PHP executes powershell scripts to reset AD passwords through system calls. EX: shell_exec("powershell.exe -file ...
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IIS 404 redirect is ignored

So I have a very basic site that's hosted in IIS (for now just straight raw html with no .Net code) In my web.config I have the following: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> ...
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Failing to install updates from WSUS

I have a handful of clients that are failing to download a portion of the updates approved for them (NOTE: They are successfully installing other updates pushed out). I've tried a number of different ...
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.net web application in IIS Swapping Folder without appdomain reload

I've a asp mvc application running on IIS and windows. Now I want to configure some kind of staging functionality without requiring an additional server. My simplified plan is to have 2 folders. ...
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Where is a localhost:port side configured on Windows 8.1 IIS?

I've installed the Telerik ASP.NET demos on a Windows 8.1 computer and they have patched into the following URL: http://localhost:8301/TelerikUI_for_AspNetAjax/ How has this been configured in IIS? ...
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URL redirect not working in IIS 7.5 - HTTP -> HTTPS

I am using URL Redirect to redirect some http pages to https. It appears to not be working at all. Here is the code being generated by URL Redirect and put into a web.config file located at my site ...
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Using IIS to give domain name to external site

At my workplace we are currently hosting our own website on a windows server using IIS. We've now had a new public website created by our marketer using SquareSpace and we want to be able to point our ...
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Remove .php extension only in certain directory - web.config

I'm having trouble making the pattern for matching the urls in a certain directory. I want to redirect users from mysite.com/posts/some-post.php to mysite.com/posts/some-post meaning that I want to ...
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What can cause cookies to arrive empty to the server?

We experience an issue where in IIS advanced logs we see that the requests arrive with SOME of the cookie values missing. Of course the values are missing in the application layer as well. This is ...
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Why IUSR does not have any permission on wwwroot

I'm trying to understand IIS 8.5 user account model. IUSR: default anonymous user (can be changed). it is the identity which request the web resource ApplicationPoolIdentity: a special identity used ...
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Login Page Throws 401 with Forms Authentication

I've seen this question a few times on the internet, but no answer I've yet seen has solved my problem. I have forms authentication enabled in my application and anonymous access has been denied: ...
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IIS 8.5 MinBytesPerSecond not working

I have an ASP.NET site running under IIS 8.5 on Windows 2012 R2. I'm trying to use the MinBytesPerSecond setting as part of a strategy to mitigate slow HTTP post attacks but can't seem to get IIS to ...
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IIS not recognizing binding to .academy domain

This will be my first post to serverfault and not stackoverflow. Problem I am running af new ASP web application for a new project which I am to host on my windows server along with a dozen other ...
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ManagedPipelineHandler - IIS 8.5 intermittent error 500

on our production server we suddenly have intermittent error 500, checking the failed request log I can see the following, but it doesn't help me too much, I can't see where the problem is. Is it ...
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Can't find i328 folder on CD2 server 2003

I have a running windows server 2003 sp2. I’m trying to add the application roll to the server. The problem is that when I click next in the "configure your server Wizard" it ask me for the CD 2 to ...
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IIS reverse proxy SFTP traffic [closed]

We have set up an IIS reverse proxy that is functioning as needed for HTTP/S traffic. We also need it to forward port 22 traffic (SSH/SFTP). Is this possible on an IIS reverse proxy on Server 2012 R2 ...
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App-pools (w3p.exe's) seem to hang after file update or configuration change

I have the following problem: After an file update or a configuration change to one of the sites running on the iis server i need to kill all w3p.exe's running on that server in order to let the ...
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How do I configure Windows for dual certificates, ECDSA with RSA fallback?

We'd like to use an ECDSA SSL cert; however, we need to support a fairly wide variety of devices including some that are unlikely to ever support ECDSA certificates. The standard solution is to ...
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IIS Host different urls on another server

I have a Asp.net MVC web app, and it has a bunch of controllers with a bunch of urls. I would like to redirect certain urls, for example, http://example.com/classes/students where any url that has ...
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How do I find IIS web application dependencies using powershell and webadministration on Server 2012

Wondering if someone can help with this. I have a number of servers that host IIS 7.5 and IIS 8.5 web application of various types. As these are production web applications and servers i can't ...
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is wildcard a record compatible with exchange server

I am the technical lead at a small startup that provides a video library to corporate clients, with a Microsoft (.net/IIS) stack. One of our features is providing each client with its own subdomain ...
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ASP.Net Website throwing Parser Error when running under IIS But Not Visual Studio

This appears to be some kind of namespace issue, but I cant figure it out. I have IIS 8 installed in my laptop (windows 8) and i have an ASP.net Web Application in ...
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non SSL site showing ssl warning IIS 7.5

I have two sites bound to a single IP address (10.10.0.1) on two different domains (xyz.example.com and abc.example.com). HTTPS is bound to port 443 using the certificate for the xyz.example.com ...
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Access is Denied for PowerShell access site via URL in localhost

What IP I need o put in the IP Address and Domain Restriction in order to allow Windows PowerShell to be able to run Invoke-WebRequest to a URL for a site that is hosted on the same machine. I am ...
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403 Error when accessing my IIS8 site from Internet - IP Address Restriction Configured

I am getting 403 error when trying to access my EC2/IIS8 website from the Internet. The exact error code is 403.503 - Forbidden. In the IP Address and Domain Restrictions I put my IP address with ...
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UrlScan Config Change Not Working?

I installed UrlScan a few days ago and it seemed to be working fine, however in the log I saw it was blocking lots of files from websites that I didn't want (Explanation here) It's blocking files ...
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IIS website keeps showing the default page

I have configured a website within IIS 8 and I can't seem to get it to serve webpages from the physical path I specified. My bindings are: http:*:80:www.domain.com,http:*:80:domain.com The ...
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Base Image Missing When Uploading Images With Wordpress [migrated]

Whenever i upload an image (ball.png) wordpress will auto generate a bunch of smaller images that are different sizes. e.g. ball-300x200.png. These images display fine, but when i set on of these ...
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Anywhere Access on 2012 is blank page

I used to have anywhereaccess on our Windows 2012 R2 Server working perfectly. We share a building with other businesses and the IT system had maintenance, since then I've received this error: ...
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Slow Upload to IIS Server

I have a Windows 2012 R2 Server running on an Amazon EC2 instance with IIS 8.5. It hosts a web application, and a custom WebDAV server that interacts with the same database as the web application. I ...
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Hosting multiple sites on same domain

I need to host multiple sites on same domain in IIS (local). I have two sites : Site 1 Site 2 Both have different root folders and one is a CMS application (Site 1) while the other is a pure HTML ...
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Azure hosted website certificate chain (comodo) intermittently doesn't send full chain

We host a website in azure. The service we host has 6 instances. On that service we have added a certificate that covers the site, and has an authentication chain that looks like: our certificate ...
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Slow IIS site performance for certain network conditions

I'm trying to determine the cause certain uses are seeing on an IIS site I work with. Users started to mention this slowness to us a month or so ago and I've been trying to determine the cause of it ...
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Adding site from a folder few levels inside wwwroot, throws Error 404

I am completely new to IIS, I am trying all this on Windows Server 2012. What I am trying to do is, I have setup a Bonobo git server in iis which is at wwwroot/Bonobo.Git.Server level. I have created ...
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IIS says: You do not have permission to view this directory or page because of the access control list (ACL)

Yeah, I know. It's been asked like 100 times before. But most of those questions ask about ASP.NET pages, or they've created a website and for the first time, they can't access their websites. I have ...
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understanding how wcf handles certificate requests

If an IIS-hosted wcf service is acting as a client that consumes another web-service across the internet and needs to download an intermediate CA certificate, what store does it put it in? In this ...
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IIS 500.19 error on 0.01% of requests

We have deployed a simple ServiceStack application delivering Podcast RSS-feeds in IIS 7. Scouring the IIS logs, we found that a tiny amount of the requests get a HTTP 500.19 error code. Of the ~550 ...
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why changing a web.config to a Windows mode does not affect IIS authentication settings?

I read the article https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/532aee0e(v=vs.100).aspx it says that default authentication in Framework 4 is Windows mode. Well, I create a MVC 4 Internet template ...
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IIS website stops working after installing new certificate

We have an IIS website that is available at the URL acc.myapp.mycustomer.com. The myapp.mycustomer.com website shares the certification with the Sharepoint website. The site has been working fine for ...
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How to configure IIS to allow C++ .exe to run? [closed]

how can we configure IIS to allow it to run/execute C++ .exe/binary files? Explanation : Hi, I will try to elaborate it... I am having a C++ executable which is just a simple program which prints ...
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Amazon EC2 Abuse Report - SQL Injection Attempts

I have an EC2 server (Win2008) which has about 10 sites on it, it's completely locked down apart from ports 80 and 443. I can only access port 3389 and 21 from my home and work IP addresses. Just ...
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IIS 7.5 doesn't accept a byte-range request

I'm trying to stream some MP4 files to the browser. Initially, it all goes well, but as soon as the client tries to seek in a region not downloaded yet (requesting a specific byte range), IIS won't ...
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IIS/SMTP - Disable SSLv2 [duplicate]

I am trying to disable SSL2 on our IIS/SMTP server. We are using a Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise (64bit). We use the IIS6 Manager to manage the SMTP virtual servers. I have attempted numerous ...
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web.config rewrite rule from subdomain to folder using root web.configs connection string

We have a rewrite rule in place to forward demo.website.com to the subfolder which contains the Demo website (website.com/Demo). The problem is that it is still using the root web.configs db ...