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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Modifying IIS Recycle period restarts timer?

My IIS is set to recycle after a specific elapsed time. What happens when I change this setting? Is the internal IIS timer resets, or does it continue from the same point in time? For example, the ...
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https not working with www and DNS redirect isn't helping

Not sure why this site is killing me as I've configured SSL on domains before without a problem - but the combination of DNS management and server configuration is hurting my head - so I'm asking for ...
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Deadlock after transferring to another IIS Server

We transferred an old ASP application from Windows 2000 to Windows 2008 R2 to upgrade its performance. We only transfer the ASP application, the database is still the same. After successful transfer, ...
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IIS Application Pool slow respond time

I have a basic asp.net app deployed on IIS. At some point all requests became very slow taking 20+ seconds to complete. I don't know what the cause is but SignalR logic was added to the project ...
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FTP file upload positive or negative file extension list

I'm setting up an FTP on IIS and I want user's to not be able to upload possible dangerous files based on file extensions. Now I'm uncertain if I should create a positive list to allow or negative ...
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How can I propagate IIS settings across multiple servers in AD?

I have an active domain with about 20 machines, each running some applications we have setup. We need to set up IIS on these machines to serve files that some of these applications are outputting. ...
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Azure - IIS Cannot access /admin/

I have deployed Web Application on Microsoft Azure. My application has route /admin and this route works correctly on local development environment, but on Azure it redirects to /admin/ and shows: ...
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error 0x80070643 when install IIS Role on server 2008 r2

After the lots of search on internet, I post this question on serverfault meta, Now problem is that we are using windows server 2008 r2 and I getting error 0x80070643 code when trying to install IIS, ...
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IIS URL rewrite Subdomain path

I want to rewrite URL in IIS for the following condition. m.website.com/dress/page_1.asp rewrite to m.website.com/dress/page1 where m. subdomain goes to /mobile folder of the www.website.com.
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How to install the HTTPRedirectionModule on IIS 7.5 (Windows 7)?

I'm trying to test redirects on my localhost (Windows 7 running IIS7 ASP.NET 4.6) and after struggling to figure out why it wasn't working I noticed IIS7.5 doesn't come with the HTTPRedirectioModule ...
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Why to make a domain Certificate we need to make active directory certificate in domain controller?

Guys I am Working On SharePoint 2013 and in central administration all my subscription is up and running.Now as per the msdn document I am following it says to create the Domain Name Certificate.So I ...
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Can Windows IIS settings be managed from the command line?

I've gone through a plethora of GUIs to setup a new IIS instance with some custom settings. I'm aware of web.config in my wwwroot but that does not reflect all the changes I've made. Is there a way ...
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List of auto-banned IPs in IIS?

I have configured the "FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions" feature in IIS, but nowhere can I find where restricted IPs are listed. There must be a list somewhere that IIS will uses at logon. So my ...
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IIS and Tomcat: mixed content

I'm trying to setup a site in IIS that is serving a webapp running in Tomcat, as well as content in HTML, PHP and JS. I'd like to have all content available under one domain. I was following this ...
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IIS has read only web.config - shared config with azure file storage

Something is causing our web.config to be locked as read-only meaning that we can't edit it. According to an Unlock tool, it isn't locked. But as administrator on the box we can't edit it. We are ...
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Redirect IIS with multiple domains

In IIS7 there is a rule in place to redirect to HTTPS automatically that is used by our site. <rule name="Redirect to HTTPS" enabled="true" stopProcessing="false"> <match url="(.*)" />...
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IIS and DNS private intranet issue

Searching the internet has provided tons of information but most are very basic and I think my issue is with a minor detail not covered in the information I have found. I have MS Server 2012 R2 ...
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IIS security - restrict users access by username AND IP address

I have a customer who has hit us with an unusual requirement, they would like to restrict users access by IP address, so that User 1 can only access the system from IP addresses A,B,C and User 2 can ...
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Internal Hosting of SSL Certificates

I have a number of SSL certificates (*.mydomain.com, myotherdomain.com), currently when setting up new environments / products I am manually adding the SSL certificate to store on the new server and ...
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IIS Returning Mismatched Responses

I have a strange problem where IIS is mixed up responses to requests for a period of 20 minutes. For instance, a call for index.html gives me the token JSON. A refresh gives me the JSON response for ...
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Binding a host name in IIS 8.5 causes “Authentication Required” prompt

In Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5, I have an FTP site working fine with anonymous access, as long as no host name is specified in the site's bindings. As soon as I enter a value for the host name,...
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Server responds with HTTP error 400 (“bad request”) in a multipart request

I have a problem with a 3rd party application and my WCF web service that always returns a HTTP 400 ("bad request") error when connecting with the 3rd party application. The WebService is implemented ...
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binding sites to subfolder

I want to configure 3 intranet websites (site1, site2 and site3) running on IIS. I want to be able to use http://hostname/site1 http://hostname/site2 http://hostname/site3 In the future I also ...
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IIS 8.5, Kerberos and DFS Backend files

We have a new IIS app (8.5 on server 2012 R2).Some of the links on the site forward to files stored on a DFS (AD Integrated) share. The setup is : IIS 8.5 --> Two DFSN servers --> File server (all ...
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IIS - How to create local site on specific port and without sitename in URL

Is is possible to create a local site on IIS that is served on the URL http://localhost:pppp/ or http://x.x.x.x/pppp instead of the default URL http://localhost/MySiteName? I've followed a few MSDN ...
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Server goes down for a few minutes every other day and random times

I have 2 VPS that are behaving strangely, I'll explain everything in great detail because I'm not from below, and therefore do not know exactly where the problem starts. I have 4 VPSs on a server ...
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Exchange 2016 401 Active Sync unauthorized

I have an Exchange 2010 server and have introduced an Exchange 2016 server in coexistence. Everything works but the ActiveSync. When logging into the Exchange 2016 Active Sync with a 2016 mailbox it ...
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How install SSL on two sites running on port 80 in IIS 7

I have a website running a simple PHP page in IIS and I have another program installed in windows. This other program is installed as a service and also runs on port 80 and can also be accessed using ...
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Advice about scaling out IIS and SQL Server 2014 on Windows Server 2012R2

We are running a dual processor server E5-2630 V3 / 64 GB RAM with Windows Server 2012 R2, this server has IIS and SQL Server 2014 installed, only one web service is running to serve a mobile ...
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IIS 8 on Server 2012 “Basic Authentication” is not available as a feature even after installing Role

I have an Azure VM with Windows Server 2012 on which I use IIS 8.0 to connect to an Azure App Service website. I use Server Management (version screenshot:https://www.dropbox.com/s/4fiqtzw3mgdwd0r/...
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Why do my GoDaddy VPS IIS logs show “controller for path '/ipc$' was not found”

I just recently setup a virtual private server (Windows) with GoDaddy. I'm logging all top-level unhandled exceptions in my ASP.NET app and I keep seeing "System.Web.HttpException (0x80004005): The ...
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Is ther any difference between adding an app pool name to a folder permission versus adding IIS_IUSRS if the identity is ApplicationPoolIdentity

I understand that in IIS 7.5 and above, setting the Identity property of an application pool to ApplicationPoolIdentity will cause the WAS process manager to create a virtual account (with its own SID)...
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Routing a port to a VM in Hyper-V on Server 2012 doesn't work

I have CentOS 7 with Apache installed on Windows Server 2012. I use Hyper-V for virtualization. I have 1 public IP address, and naturally I want to forward all traffic to port 80 on that public IP (...
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virtual directory for a domain folder when IIS is not on the domain

I have set up a Windows 2012 R2 Server not on the domain as I understand that is better security for the IIS server not to be on the domain. However I want the website user to have read only links to ...
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Windows server 2012, unable to access site in some ports from outside

We have our website hosted in a windows server 2012 server. Some staging sites are also hosted on same server in different port numbers like 5015, 5014. Now I wanted one more site to be added and ...
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AD, Service Account, SQL Server DNS Issue

I have very very little experience with network admin and AD, so excuse my ignorance.. I am intermittently getting this error in a Windows Service and website running in IIS (both on the same Server ...
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Exchange 2007 URL issue after Exchange 2013 migration

We have a number of webpages that pull data from Exchange 2007. We recently migrated these mailboxes to 2013. It appears the code uses a URL http://xxxxx2007/exchange/mailbox which points to \.\...
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Server 2012 Essentials Default Web Site - Safe to remove/change port

I've recently begun setting up a new remote dedicated server for our internal applications, Previously we've run two internal servers and now we have a single server running Windows Server 2012 ...
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IIS - How to have a separate SSL for an application under the Default Website

We are hosting multiple ASP.Net applications on an IIS web server. All the applications are under the same 'Default Web Site' parent. Most of them have their separate application pool. The default ...
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How to prevent IIS from recycling Application Pool when a worker process is unresponsive

We have a WCF service which handles great amount of requests. As I discovered, when the number of cuncurrent requests exceed the limit of max cuncurrent connections, the consequent requests will be ...
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IIS cannot serve images due to impersonation?

We brand new Windows2012R2 server. We have installed the IIS features on it (including static content). Then we have deployed a web site on it (using copy). When we surf to the web site, HTML, CSS ...
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IIS CPU Limit not taking effect on Azure VM

we've got some old legacy web apps that we host on an azure VM. In some circumstances they get stuck in a situation that spins the W3WP process into 99%> and causes grief for the server. They're not ...
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IIS ARR Error: cannot connect to the server. The HTTP status code is 0 and the error code is 80072F8F

I'm pretty new to working with Microsoft's IIS server and even newer to working with application request routing and web farms. This is the error message when I test the web farm via health check: ...
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Command to display on which application pool the specific website is running

is there any command where we can get to know about a particular website (IIS server) on which application pool is it running . For Example : if I wanted to know about what app pool does the "...
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IIS webpages not being compressed when accessed over internet

I have websites deployed to an IIS 8.5 Windows 2012R2 server at a client. When a websites gets accessed through a browser e.g. https://servername/appname1 I can monitor with fiddler to see how big ...
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How to configure ELB load-balancer over HTTPS for two sites deployed to the same pair of servers?

I would appreciate immensely if you shed some light into what we might be missing or doing wrong. I am not completely in charge of the configuration, and I'm not an expert on the subject, but have ...
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PID 4 Using Port 80 - IIS Unable To Bind

So I've been having a problem where I can't use localhost:80 on IIS So I ran this: > netstat -ano | find "0:80" And got: TCP 0.0.0.0:80 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING 4 ...
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Should PHP FastCGI be running multiple instances on windows?

Im running PHP under iis 8.5 on Windows Server 2012. The server runs asp.NET without a hitch. Pages are rendering in well under a second, but PHP is not running so well. It takes upwards of 40 seconds ...
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Recommended way to host files from shared virtual directory

I got a problem with files sharing from IIS. I have a shared folder in network (UNC path) and I would like to host it from IIS to serve it's files in ASP.NET application. Also, I want to use Windows ...