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1answer
24 views

Can't find IIS Rewrite Rule in Config XML

I created a new URL rewrite rule through the IIS manager GUI. But when I browse to the site config XML file, I don't see any rewrite rules even though I have confirmed the rewrite is working. I had ...
0
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1answer
51 views

No IIS Manager on Windows Server 2012 Essentials

I just got Windows Server 2012 Essentials installed on a VM and I would like to set up some web projects in IIS on this VM. But I can't seem to find how to get to it? When I remote to the machine with ...
3
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2answers
38 views

How to set IIS Remote Management Restrictions policy using PowerShell (server core)?

I'm setting up an IIS 2012 R2 system in a server core environment. I've enabled the IIS management service and assigned a cert, but can't find how to configure restrictions on what IPs can connect to ...
0
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1answer
141 views

What am I missing out on when using msbuild to deploy?

I'm trying to use msbuild/webdeploy with teamcity to deploy to IIS. However, I'm getting an ERROR_USER_UNAUTHORIZED error message and link pointing me to this page on iis.net. I'm using the Web ...
0
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1answer
46 views

Changes done in IIS Manager are reflected in web.config intead of applicationHost.config

I had to install a third party product on my server. Somehow this tool changed stuff in the IIS Settings and now for example when I add ISAPI Filter to a Web Site it stores the setting in the ...
0
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1answer
170 views

How to change default listening port on webbserver IIS 7?

How do you change the default port to which the webbserver IIS 7 is listening for incoming traffic to whatever portnumber? e.g. I have web application named "mywebapplication" published on SSL port ...
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1answer
72 views

Windows Server 2003 / IIS: How do I set up a folder to run as a website? [closed]

I am trying to install a open-source web help desk on my VMWare Server 2003 Enterprise Ed., and I have already set up the server with several roles (DNS, DHCP, AD, and App. Server). In order to ...
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1answer
88 views

Is port 8080 safe for IIS Management Service [closed]

Following Configuring Remote Administration and Feature Delegation in IIS 7, I configured the IIS Management Service to use port 8080 instead of the default 8172. Is this safe? Could there be ...
0
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0answers
40 views

Werid behaviour of IIS 6

I have a site who needs to be pointed to: inetpub\wwwroot\cakephp\app\webroot\ If I point the "Default Web Site" to that directoy, my web application works perfectly. Now, as I want to add more ...
2
votes
2answers
432 views

Setting expiration in IIS 7

I have to set expiration for my static files of my application in IIS 7. Using the dialog below: I set it to 10 days. But when I look at my page analysis using PageSpeed add-on in Chrome, I see ...
0
votes
1answer
100 views

Create a group 'WebDevelopers' where users have admin access to IIS?

In a Windows domain, is it possible to create a Active Directory group "WebDevelopers", which is just like the normal user group, except that users also have admin rights on their local IIS (e.g., ...
3
votes
1answer
372 views

Local path in iis greyed out

I am trying to deploy an application to my website, but the Local Path in IIS Manager is greyed out. Why is this occurring?
2
votes
1answer
204 views

How do I find which Website has a particular hostname

I want to find which website listed in the IIS 6 Manager has a particular host header value configured in its identities. Currently I have to go through each website, right click properties, Web Site ...
0
votes
1answer
378 views

Can I use Web Deploy to deploy a PHP application from IIS on Windows 7?

The Web Deploy 2.0 page on iis.net states the "Web Deploy Tool also enables administrators and delegated users to use IIS Manager to deploy ASP.NET and PHP applications to an IIS 7.0 server." I'm ...
1
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1answer
369 views

Windows 7 caches FTP credentials?

On my remote machine I have an IIS 7.5 (Windows Server 2008). I set up an ftp site with IIS Manager authentication. I then did Active Directory user isolation and isolated my users to physical folders ...
0
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1answer
131 views

Windows 2003 R2 - IIS Crashes On Setting Change

I'm running a server which currently has about 50 sites on, and am encountering from problems with IIS. Everytime I try and change a setting on a site, switch .Net versions, add/change domains on a ...
1
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1answer
391 views

How to kill a particular in memory session in IIS console?

I need to kill a user session if it's causing trouble on the web server due a web application bug as a quick workaround. Is it possible to kill only a particular in memory user session from the IIS ...
0
votes
1answer
103 views

Connection String Configuration

I have number of web instances in IIS server, where these websites uses connection strings to connect to the SQL Server data. There is single web.config file for all the website where there resides ...
2
votes
0answers
82 views

Login challenge missing after migrating asp website from .net 2.0 to 4.0

I'm upgrading an old internal website from .net 2 to 4 using this procedure from msdn. I mostly got rid of .net assembly references in the web.config and switched the DefaultAppPool. However when I ...
1
vote
6answers
231 views

More powerful replacement for Microsoft's IIS 7 Manager

Does anyone know of any more advanced/powerful replacements for the "Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager" for IIS 7? It might include things like selecting multiple items to ...
1
vote
1answer
81 views

website with virtual directory

I have a website running which is using asp.net and iis 7. I made some changes to the website and I wanted to do some testing using the same url but in a sub directory like /private/test So in IIS I ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

IIS 7 password protect folder and files

I am using IIS 7 and I would like sombody to tell me how to password protect a folder. And how would you get the username and password dialog to show when someone tries to download a file in that ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

IIS 7 slow to do anything

I installed IIS fresh yesterday on my dev box and at the time it was working perfectly. I rebooted this morning and now I can't debug my websites in Visual Studio because the web server doesn't ...
1
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2answers
486 views

Adding multiple web sites on IIS with single DNS name

I'm trying to add a new web site on an existing IIS v7 which has its default web site installed. My problem is that I have conflict since I can't give: Different host name Different local IP ...
0
votes
1answer
192 views

Windows Server 2008 R2 FTP Connection failing

I have looked all over and I am sorry if this is a double post somewhere. I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine that sits behind a Cisco ASA. It has the latest patches and all Windows firewalls are ...
0
votes
2answers
144 views

Import .htaccess rules in IIS using command line

Is it possible to import /convert the .htaccess file to web.config using command line ( NOT using GUI) and how ? If it is not directly possible is there any workaround for this ? note : ...
0
votes
2answers
225 views

Host header's configuration (Windows IIS)

I've moved to a new host provider and on my last host provider they'd configured all sub-domains that don't exist to map to my base domain. Aka, products.searisen.com doesn't exist, but it would ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

What port does IIS 7 use to connect to another IIS server?

I'm trying to connect to another IIS server and I know the windows firewall is turned on on both servers. I'd like to be able to create an allow rule, but what port does IIS 7 use to connect to ...
2
votes
1answer
196 views

UI to managing specific applicationhost.config

I'm doing some work with IIS Express and it has it's own applicationhost.config. Is there any UI that I could use to manage that config file without editing the XML directly? I downloaded IIS ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

For IIS7 remote adminstration, it is necessary to be an admin?

I'd like to allow one of our developers the ability to remotely administer IIS7 on our Windows 2008 box using the IIS manager. This is not to manage an individual site, but IIS in general. I can ...
0
votes
1answer
637 views

Remove all HTTP bindings from an IIS 6 site while leaving SSL bindings

We have a (remote, via a reseller) customer who configured their IIS6 server to not have any port 80 HTTP bindings, only port 443 SSL bindings. We would like to reproduce this without going through ...
1
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3answers
2k views

Is there a command line parameter for inetmgr.exe or inetmgr6.exe to specify the remote computer name?

I want to run something like the following and immediately connect to that server. c:\windows\system32\inetsrv\InetMgr6.exe \servername or c:\windows\system32\inetsrv\InetMgr.exe \servername
0
votes
2answers
460 views

Is it possible to define a virtual directory in IIS and make the files relative to the physical directory and not to the virtual directory?

Is it possible to define a virtual directory in IIS and somehow make the files in that directory relative to the physical directory and not to the virtual directory ? For instance on my server I have ...
1
vote
3answers
6k views

Access IIS Admin without local administrator rights

We are running Microsoft Server 2003 with IIS. We would like to give our developers access to manage IIS (through IIS Admin) but do not want them to be administrators of the entire machine. Putting ...
1
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1answer
191 views

How do I hide 'non-delegated' features in IIS 7?

I'm configuring Feature Delegation on IIS 7.0 to allow some customers to use IIS Manager for Remote Administration to configure their sites. There are some features where I want to remove delegation ...
21
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6answers
7k views

IIS Manager - Connect to Another Server (Win7 to Win2008 server)

I am running Windows 7 Ultimate. If I open up IIS Manager, I see a list of "connections" on the left hand side. In previous versions, I would be able to select an option to "connect to another ...