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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 ...
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SBS 2011 remote certificate issue

Been trying at this for 2 days but still no joy. I have an SSL Cert for my remote. sub-domain however when I bind it to the Default website on SBS 2011 I get nothing but autodiscover and other ...
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ECP redirects to OWA in Exchange 2013 in coexistence scenario

There is a known problem described here ECP redirects to OWA in Exchange 2013 and here: Exchange admin center in Exchange 2013. In short If you’re in a coexistence scenario, where you’re running ...
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IIS virtual directory in with remote server

two windows server 2012 on separate virtual machine, one for our web server that website is running on it and another for FTP server for saving large size files on it. These two servers are ...
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How can I configure IIS on Azure to stream chunked data from a Node.js app?

I have a Node.js app that uses Transfer-Encoding: Chunked to stream data over HTTP continuously until the client disconnects. When running a local instance of Node, it works fine, but when deployed to ...
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Mount cloud storage as network drive for iis site virtual directory

I have a rackspace hosted server that I'd like to "add" more storage to. Rather then pay for an additional drive to be physically added to my server I'd like to consider leveraging cheaper cloud ...
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System process: high virtual memory usage

Azure virtual machine (3,5 Gb) with Server2012 running 2 IIS8 sites. At some time after reboot, System (pid 4) Private Virtual Memory reaches limit (15 Gb) with 2004 event: Windows successfully ...
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Serve 200 without reading the request

I have a system where Server receives large files from clients Files are unused and deleted immediately Clients cannot be updated to stop sending files There are a known number of clients (required ...
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command To display ISAPI and CGI restrictions with allowed parameter

I would like to know is there any command where we can get the ISAPI&CGI restrictions for a particular .net framework ? I have used the command appcmd list config /section:isapiCgiRestriction ...
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Will increasing server memory help gaining IIS stack memory? [closed]

Currently my application have few long running processes. Sometimes IIS getting crash due to Stack Overflow Exception while running these processes. Increasing server spec can really help to solve ...
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Cloudflare SSL - CACert cert file?

I have decided to generate SSL for IIS. I have own CSR and private key. The SSL generated by CloudFlare is in pcks7 format. I would like to to combine it into one pfx formate in order to import it in ...
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Server Error on asmx application trying different file

Right now I'm trying to bring back to life an existing IIS server (I have the files from a broken server). After selecting the root, several ASP files work correctly, but I have an application with ...
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Disabling IIS url Scanner

I have found here how I can remove the module - but I will still need this module in the future. Is there some way I can disable it temporarily and then enable when I need it? Or to temporarily ...
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HTTP Error 403.502 - Forbidden

my website is hosted on a dedicated windows system with plesk. very often i faced that error. i have contacted with host support, but they can't help. then i search google and found on this page: ...
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network device enrollment service greyed out

I've recently installed AD Certification Authority on one of our DCs. It acts as a subordinate enterprise CA, the Root CA is a standalone offline root CA and there is no connection between those two ...
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502 3 12152 Error after upgrading Django version

After upgrading to Django 1.9 from 1.7, and upgrading a number of other python libraries related to Django and my web service, I get a 502.3 12152 error in IIS logs. Looking that up, the error ...
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Unable to restart IIS Website from Other Server

We are using Jenkins as our Continous Integration Server. One of our project requires restarting IIS website on other Server. We can use "cd %windir%\system32\inetsrv appcmd stop site /site.name:xyz" ...
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IIS 6 on Windows 2003 to IIS 8 on Windows 2012 migration RSS

We are migrating applications on Windows 2003 IIS 6 Webfarm to IIS 8 on Windows 2012 as W2K3 has reached EOS. We have a single website under which there are 40 applications on a intranet web farm (4 ...
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web server / iis won't install on server 2012

I'm trying to install Web server role / iis to my dynamic Windows 2012 cloud server but keep getting the following errors: If I have the following not installed and try to install web server / iis ...
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aspnet JIT compilation killing the servers

I have Win2012-IIS servers hosting ~25 aspnet/c# webapps each, and there is a performance problem with the aspnet JIT/just-in-time compiling. When the JIT operation starts automatically, after a code ...
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IIS website (.asmx service app) is only reachable by IP, but not by domain/host name

I have a Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 installed on it. I have just one website configured which is the default web site. It contains an application which is configured as follows: The physical ...
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Can I point a subdomain to an Apache server and the main domain to an IIS server?

Suppose I have 'example.com' and want it to be pointing to an IIS server, to reach my ASP app. Can I also have sub.example.com pointing to an Apache server (physically on a different computer, with ...
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IIS Application Server vs Web Server

When I install IIS 8 on Win Server 2012, I need to tick on both Application Server role and Web Server (IIS) role. Then when I proceed, I need to tick Web Server IIS Support under Application Server ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 port 443 open, stopping IIS doesn't work

Sorry for the bad wording in the title, 'doesn't help' is not allowed as a title, I am definitely able to stop IIS. While trying to install VisualSVN I ran into the problem that port 443 was already ...
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IIS sub-domain reverse proxy based on host name

I have a virtual machine in azure running three self hosted applications (not hosted in IIS) on three different ports. I can access them at the urls below: my-server.cloudapp.azure.com:8080 ...
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how do i set up iis to have a website and multiple services using the same domain?

I am using Windows Server 2012R2 and want to have urls like the following for my web site and for services. Something like www.myname.com, www.myname.com/service1 and www.myname.com/service2 Is ...
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How to automatically register IIS service into DNS

I would like to have IIS service running with identical content on two Windows 2012 servers. Servers are only accessible from the intranet. The goal is that if service is running its name (FQDN) can ...
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Migrating IIS6 to IIS8 User Keyword Search Term Going Cross Session

We have an in house ecommerce storefront that was running on IIS6 (2003 Server) and we moved it to a default setup on IIS8. Now, when a visitor enters a keyword search term, that term is being used ...
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migrating to IIS 8.5 - There is a duplicate 'system.web.extensions/scripting/scriptResourceHandler' section defined

So I have a Asp.Net 3.5 application which I am migrating to some new IIS 8.5 servers from IIS 7.5 and when I run the below command to find out whether or not Anonymous authentication is enabled, I get ...
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How to encrypt emails sent from Windows Server 2012 SMTP IIS 6.0

I'm running an SMTP server through IIS 6.0 on my Windows 2012 Server, and would like to make delivery of emails to be encrypted. I have attached an SSL certificate to the server and set Require TLS ...
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Obtaining a Crash Dump from a dying IIS ASP.NET Worker Process

(Not sure if this is an IIS problem or not, so if this is better suited for SO I'll happily move it...) We have an IIS-hosted application that is sporadically dying, and the event logs claim that the ...
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C# Web API is called by CICS cobol over https and it returns 403.16 error

A C# Web API is called by CICS cobol over https and it returns 403.16 error. The mainframe is the HTTP Client. This works with http but not https. A 403 forbidden access error occurs on the Web ...
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Is it possible to set up a 'wildcard' subdomain in IIS so that any subdomain can be used and routed by the application?

My first question on ServerFault..be gentle :) Is it possible to set up a 'wildcard' subdomain in IIS (assume version 7 or later) so that any subdomain can be used and routed by the application? For ...
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Using SSL certificate issued by Godaddy for localhost website

I have a Godaddy SSL certificate that i want to use on localhost, however the certificate is issued to example.com and if i use that it definitely gives a certificate mismatch error. Is there any ...
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Accessing self signed SSL website in iis remotely shows error in ie

I have created a self signed SSL in IIS for the default website. I have used the solution here to get rid of certificate error while accessing the site locally however the requirement is that the ...
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IIS time-taken and \ASP.NET\Request Execution Time relation

I am aware that the IIS log entry time-taken field will also report network-time (under certain conditions). I use the PerfMon counter \ASP.NET\Request Execution Time that reports The number of ...
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php-cgi.exe CPU load jumps after MySQL Backup

I'm running Windows 2012r2 on a new server, with Plesk 12.5 and MySQL 5.6 installed. There's a backup script which takes a DB dump and zips website data files that runs each day. However, it brings ...
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Can Windows Nano Server host an MVC 5 (or older) application?

I know that Nano Server is improved to host an ASP.NET 5 MVC6 application, but I would like to know if I can also host an MVC5 application with IIS running
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AppInitialize not firing in WCF Service Application on WIndows Server 2012

We have some WCF Service Applications which are deployed to Windows Server 2012. In these services, there is a class called Initializer in the /app_code/ folder. This class is as follows; public ...
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Is it possible to create an application pool specific to a folder underneath a website in IIS?

Goal: add a separate application pool to a subfolder within a web site. What I've tried: Create an Application in IIS, point the Physical Path to the folder located under the site ...