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Executing CScript scripts from an ASP script fails

Context: Windows Server 2003; IIS 5 I'm trying to launch a JScript file from within an IIS application. I keep getting Permission denied 70 0 Microsoft VBScript runtime error Just in case you're ...
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Turn off web services in IIS 5 with ftp enabled

I have enabled FTP using IIS in Windows 2000. It is just for receiving files from an FTP server to a directory, and is working fine. I'd like to disable the web component of IIS, but keep this ftp ...
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IIS FTP client in Windows 2000 setup

Using Windows 2000 Pro with IIS 5. I'm going to have an FTP Server send files to this box to store, and need to set up the FTP client architecture right. The dialogs look easy to setup the box as a ...
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Configuring IIS site to use HTTPS

I am working on a REST API which I have currently deployed on a Win XP Professional SP2 development machine running IIS 5.1. The site is currently being hosted on port 81 and being accessed via HTTP. ...
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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 ...
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On IIS on windows xp what is considered a single connection?

On IIS running on Windows XP what is considered a single connection? If there are only 10 connection allowed on a single computer running windows xp (according to the MSDN website) what is considered ...
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IIS Admin Service is disabled

I had installed IIS 5.1 in windows XP and it was working fine. But it stopped working. Then I installed it again. Now i can see it installed in my computer but I still can't go to http://localhost. ...
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Win XP Pro, IIS 5.1, PCI Compliance

I have a client that was scanned and determined not to be PCI Compliant. I looked and they had IIS setup to allow a program from central office to push/pull info from their server. Many of the reasons ...
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Saving/archiving IIS 7.5 settings for recovery etc

I am not an trained sysAdmin or network engineer, just a programmer who has picked up some knowledge over the years, and at the moment I find myself managing an IIS 7.5 deployment on WinServer 2008 ...
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Site hanging under IIS when calling through interop

I have a website written using MVC3 where the backend is a 3rd party system written in Cobol. The webserver should starts the Cobol runtime through an interop dll and thereafter performs a call to the ...
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How can I enable iis 5.1 compression on windows XP

Is there any other way to enable compression in IIS5.1 other than using the command line? http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb742379.aspx These instructions reference a Services tab that ...
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How can I access/administer IIS running on XP from other computers?

I have a question regarding IIS for XP. I used to install and use IIS 5.1 on my XP pro and install and use IIS 6.0 on XP pro 64bit edtion for a little while. I read that I can access and administer ...
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remote access to IIS website

I hosted my website on IIS 5.1 and i can access it on the local network but i cant seem to access it outside of the network. It gave me a page sayin it cannot be display. I have port forward it to ...
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File downloads finish early

When downloading files from our web server often files will only download files part of the way, then end as if they finished downloading leaving a partial file. Has anyone heard of this issue or know ...
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“A required privilege is not held by the client.”

I have iis5 on xp. Everything was working until I had to change the user account of the iis windows service from Local System to another user (details). Now iis is up but when I surf it I get: "A ...
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How to change the user iis 5 service runs on?

I have IIS 5 running over XP. I was told to change it such that the iis process does not run under the system account. Where do I change this?
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Definition of Connection

Does anyone know what constitutes an official connection to a workstation? I have a reasonably small scale operation where I am using a WORKSTATION, not server, as a server. For the most part, it ...
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IIS can not see database server, but it's visible from visual studio development server! Why?

I am using net 3.5 web services that use sql server 6.5 running on windows NT. Once again don't ask me why :) Problem appears when I deploy webservice on my local IIS 5.0 I use ABSOLUTLY the same ...
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IIS Not Finding Page When Network IP is Used

I've got a web page setup in IIS 5. When I navigate to the page using http://localhost/myPageName.html, everything works fine. However when I try to navigate using http://127.0.0.1/myPageName.html or ...
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Default document not working under IIS 5.1

I have followed all the steps in this posting to setup the IIS. But when I got to the http://domainname/ by itself, it does not load the 'Default Document'. I get: The page cannot be found ...
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iis 7.5 (windows 7) and 2nd (second) iis 5 (xp pro)

i have 2 computers. both were xp pro, so when i remote the main one i could have my 2 iis work like this: http://xx.xx.xx.xx/website - this is from the pc http://xx.xx.xx.xx/laptop/website - this is ...
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unable to display anything other than directory listing

Okay i have what may seem a really easy to solve problem but i've been trying to solve it for days. I'm trying to deploy a asp.net MVC2 application to a IIS 5.1 server running Windows XP Pro. (it's ...
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Unable to reach files in subfolder with domain name in path in IIS 5

In IIS 5 files in the url: http://acme.com/_cache/cache-www.acme.com/v3.css are not accessible. All files below "cache-www.acme.com" are unreachable. I've verified that the files exists. Permissions ...
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SubjectAltNames supported on IIS 5?

I just generated a certificate with a CN and two subject alternative names (3 differents fqdn) and i always get a handshake failure, whatever the ssl version i use: 14177:error:1407F0E5:SSL ...
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Ionics Rewrite Filter setup on IIS 5.1

I'm trying to configure IIRF 2 on IIS 5.1 running on XP Pro, so that I can run the Zend Framework. I've managed to get the filter running on a second website that I setup using one the IIS admin ...
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Where to download IIS5.1

Where I can download IIS 5.1?
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Windows XP IIS5 performance across Network

Does Windows XP with IIS5 need any extra configuration to be suitable as a web server? I'm not considering using this for anything other than a web server on a small network for testing development ...
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Is there an IE8 setting or policy to make it work like IE7 with respect to persistent connections?

I am working with a commercial application running on XP using IIS 5.1. Periodically the application is returning an IIS error "There are too many people accessing the Web site at this time." This ...
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Windows XP IIS 5.1 MetaBase corrupted somehow, reinstalling doesn't help

Somehow my MetaBase.bin is corrupted on my Windows XP machine. I've attempted to uninstall and reinstall IIS numerous times. I did see the ...
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Can't start HTTPS instance on Windows 2000

I've added a certificate to a IIS website, only the HTTPS part of the site doesn't want to start somehow. I see the error below in the System Event Viewer. Event Type: Error Event Source: W3SVC ...
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How do I add a querystring to a default document in iis7?

I'm upgrading a server that runs a classic asp website from iis5 to iis7 On the old server, there are sites set up that pass a querystring in the default document. e.g ...
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IIS 5.1 configuration - can newlines be filtered in Classic ASP response headers

In ASP.NET, there is a setting EnableHeaderChecking that ensures no CRLF (newlines) are output in response headers. This prevents possible "response splitting" attacks. Is there any equivalent ...
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how to configure iis 5.1 to allow only localhost or 127.0.0.1?

In our company iis 5.1 in developer's machine(windows xp) is configured in such way that it will not accept any requests other than localhost or 127.0.0.1. That means if I have a default.htm in page ...
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Why we require SMTP Service to be installed while configuring IIS 5.1 or 6.0?

I am deploying WCF service and for that I have to configure IIS 5.1 or 6.0.. Why we require SMTP Service to be installed while configuring IIS 5.1 or 6.0? Could we uncheck a SMTP Service Option ...
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IIS 5 default website (Stopped) after new install on new box

We just got new boxes at work. Running Xp, IIs 5.1 (yeah I know corporate decision, not mine) when I go look at inetmgr (iis) the default website it stopped. if restarted, I get an error that it ...
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IIS Not serving some documents to some users / locations

I have a complicated problem that I will try to explain. We have a portal based website that is accessible from outside of our organisations infrastructure via username and password. Certain types of ...
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I need to replace localhost in iis to a url..is it possible ,how?

I am using google analytics but it would only work for a live,hosted website. Is there a way to let it work in localhost also. Or is it possible to convert localhost to a url for example ...
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Can't create a new web site in IIS

I want to add a new web site to my IIS 5.1 server. I start the IIS MMC snap in, I select "Web Sites" from the tree and right click. "New" is not on the menu. Any idea why it's missing? I am a ...
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Windows 2003 IIS problems

I ran a IISCnfg.vbs script to import a iis config from another machine. Now I have the following issues: When I open IIS Manager it lists IIS as version 5.0 (this is a win 2003 system) I get an ...
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Viewing IIS5 settings exported with metaedit?

Is it possible to view the IIS settings (exported from IIS5 via MetaEdit) on an XP machine WITHOUT applying the changes to my local server? There's an option to Import from a text file, but that ...
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Exporting IIS 5 settings

I'm being asked to produce an inventory of applications on a Win2k/IIS5 server. Is there a way to back up the metabase into a human-readable format? (xml is close enough). I read ...
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404 when page exists - IIS 5, ASP.NET 4.0

I have a webserver running Server 2003 Datacenter and IIS 5 which is hosting a variety of ASP.NET 2.0 websites. I'm attempting to add an ASP.NET 4.0 website which I wrote via the VS2010 Beta, and I ...
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Setting the maximum amount of connections on IIS5 and Windows XP

I've tried installing a 'quick and dirty' website in our LAN (just so I can publish an RSS feed which will be used internally by our team) by installing IIS 5 on an old Windows XP SP2 machine. The ...
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IIS missing New Web Site option

I've got IIS 5.1 running on my machine with one Web Site (Default Web Site) containing a few virtual directories. I've got one virtual directory running an ASP.net site and it's working fine. I ...
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IIS Compression: Enable GZIP and DEFLATE using Powershell

How does one do the following things with IIS 5.1/6.0 using PowerShell: Enable HTTP Compression Set GZIP and DEFLATE file extensions Enable Dynamic and Static compression for GZIP and DEFLATE Set ...
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Issues moving an IIS site from w2k to w2k3

Old server is windows 2000, and the original setup guy's answer to pretty much everything was C:\ --> Everyone --> Full Control. However, there WAS a setup doc, that seemed to work up to a point. ...