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IIS 6 immediate log flush

In troubleshooting an issue with a web service, I need to examine the HTTP log created by IIS 6 on a Win2003 box. As I'm sure you are aware there is a log buffer that prevents writing to file every ...
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Error when trying to connect to computer in ISS 6.0 Manager

I have IIS 7 already set up and running my websites fine. There is one asp.net website I wish to test on IIS 6.0. When I open up IIS 6.0 Manager and second click the 'Internet information Services' ...
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Windows 2008 RC2 IIS6 SMTP Virtual Servers - Limited to 4

In line with this post: http://www.hugheserblog.com/2012/05/22/error-creating-iis-smtp-virtual-servers/ I am receiving the same issues: When we tried to add more than 4 IIS SMTP virtual servers, ...
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1answer
202 views

404 on .cshtml files (IIS 6.0)

I'm trying to get an ASP.NET WebPages (Not MVC) site up and running with IIS 6, but I can't get it to serve .cshtml pages - It just spits back a 404 error every time. I've confirmed that it can serve ...
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112 views

Handing E-mail Bounce Back in IIS, Setting up SMTP

Our servers send e-mails from @example.com to customers, clients, etc. We use Google Apps for our domain to send and receive additional e-mails from @example.com. Now, we're trying to handle e-mails ...
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71 views

How does IIS organize its logs? I have multiple W3SVC* directory

I'm not sure how IIS organize its logs, normally it should all reside in c:\windows\system32\logfiles\W3SVC\ But on a Windows 2003 machine, I have both W3SVC and W3SVC436032533 The former contains: ...
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106 views

IIS(6) Access denied (401.3) when accessing a remote share

I am having trouble in getting IIS to access a share on a NAS not in domain. I have tried all the usual IIS workarounds I know with no luck, I'm hoping someone here will point me in the right ...
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1answer
94 views

How to benchmark SSL performance IIS

We are moving from Windows 2003 IIS 6 to Windows 2012 IIS 8. When moving over to the 2012 we have seen a slow down of the website of at least 10 times and sometimes more under load. Initial testing ...
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238 views

DllRegisterServer in C:\WINNT\system32\inetsrv\inetmgr.dll failed

Upon opening the Internet Information Services Manager I get the following error "MMC could not create the snap-in" Upon looking around I found that running the following command regsvr32 ...
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1answer
233 views

How can I list which application pool each IIS6 Website is using?

I would like to audit the application pools on an IIS6 server, I want to check which websites relate to each application pool and the .NET version they are running. How can I do this without manually ...
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1answer
53 views

Does Window 2003 standard server with IIS 6.0 support MVC 4?

I'm upgrating MVC 2.0 application to MVC 4.0. The MVC 2.0 is deployed on MS Window Server 2003 Standard x64 Edition Service Pack 2 with IIS 6.0 After upgrating the web application Can I deploy MVC 4 ...
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1answer
689 views

process for replacing old SSL certificate on IIS 6?

Tomorrow SSL certificate for my web site will be expired, I was wondering should I replace new certificate with old one now or should wait for old one to be expired ? I don't want visitors to visit my ...
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1answer
192 views

IIS aborting REST API CORS requests with status 500… for only one URI

I originally asked this on Stack Overflow, but it occurred to me this morning that it may be a question better suited for Server Fault... I'm using AJAX to make CORS requests to an api, but seeing ...
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1answer
56 views

Granting access to a virtual machine?

I have an internal website running on IIS 6 that denies access to everyone except for a few select IP addresses. This is set by going to "Directory Security -> IP addressees and domain name ...
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1answer
2k views

How to allow HTTP OPTIONS requests in IIS 6?

I am having some trouble allowing CORS OPTIONS requests from a website that I am working on. After doing some research I was under the impression that the following things needed to be in place in ...
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2answers
237 views

After moving eKtron Site from iis6 to iis7 site is running but some of the links do not work and

Background I moved this site from IIS6 WIN2K3 to WIN2K8R2 IIS7 and the site launches but I'm getting errors on lots of the links/main menu items. Things I have already checked application pool ...
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2answers
746 views

App pools recycling for no reason

We have a problem on one of our production servers (Windows 2003 server). It appears all app pools are recycling every 10 seconds or so (all at the same time). Needless to say this is negatively ...
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0answers
42 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 ...
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3answers
91 views

What would prevent non-domain devices from connecting to an IIS web server?

Web Server AD with 2008 Domain Controllers Windows Server 2003 IIS 6.0 Virtual Directory / ASP.NET 4.0 / MVC 3 Anonymous / Integrated allowed Device Motorola MK 3000 Price Checkers Windows CE ...
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1answer
29 views

Can a server setting keep a page from opening? [closed]

I have a page with the following form: <form name="form1" method="post" action="wrong_1.htm" target="_blank"> <input type="submit" name="Submit" value="A. Public / Community View "> ...
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353 views

IIS 6 App Pools and Windows Services Won't Start

Windows Server 2003 R2 (x86) / IIS 6. I'm setting up an ASP.NET application as well as a few windows services that run under "MyServiceAccount". I'm unable, however, to get the app pool nor the ...
2
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0answers
233 views

IIS6 Web Extensions change to prohibited after iisreset or server reboot?

We run IIS6 in 64-bit mode on a 64-bit server. I'm trying to allow the .net 2.0 extension to run and prohibit the 32-bit version. See below screenshot for context: However, after a reboot or ...
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400 views

IIS6 - Change the language to English

I have a Windows 2003 VM Image which was created by a Swedish Windows Install. Afterwards the language settings of the machine was changed to English. However, I just added IIS6 Windows component to ...
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2answers
397 views

How can I prevent an unintentional DDOS running ColdFusion 8 with IIS 6?

We had an interesting outage today on one of our client's websites. Out of nowhere, the website was inaccessible. The website runs by itself on a dedicated physical Windows 2003 R2 server (probably ...
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2answers
176 views

Is it possible to run IIS7 on Windows Server 2003?

Is it possible to run IIS 7 or IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2003?
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1answer
426 views

IIS 7.5 Missing Authorization Header

I have a website running an ISAPI filter providing SSO functionality, as well as anonymous & basic authentication. The ISAPI filter populates the "Authorization" header of each request with basic ...
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1answer
427 views

Can I use adsutil.vbs to remove the 'X—Powered-By' response header from IIS6

Can I use adsutil.vbs to remove the X—Powered-By response header from IIS6 configuration? We have a site that is running on some IIS6 servers. Migration to IIS7 is a few months away at least. In the ...
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1answer
250 views

Troubleshoot IIS 6 and Intermittent SQL Server Connectivity Loss

I am not a System Administrator, but I am temporarily trying to fill that role. I have 2 Windows 2003 Servers. 1 server has my Microsoft SQL Database (SQL Server 2005) and the other is the web ...
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1answer
114 views

Separate Certificate by Subdomain (With multiple IPs)

Note: Yes, I realize this problem is easier to solve by just using 1 multi-domain or wildcard certificate. I wish to have an ASP.NET site running on IIS with 2 SSL domains sharing 1 web application ...
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1answer
85 views

where did i go wrong when setting up ssl?

I needed my site to be able to do https, however after I set it up on my server https://www.mysite.com/ says it is secure, but no page can be found. It shows the little green lock and everything. ...
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1answer
219 views

Handling emails on a web server - Making sure the FQDN is set correctly based on the website sending the email

I have a Windows 2008 Web Edition server hosting multiple websites using IIS 7.5. At the moment, all the emails are sent via the IIS6 SMTP service. The FQDN of the SMTP service is set to the computer ...
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1answer
37 views

Adding forwarders with IIS over windows

Is it possible to add a forwarder using IIS on Windows? I know it can be done with cPanel but i'm not sure if it can be done on Windows. I am trying to run an email piping system. Thanks.
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1answer
742 views

Replace IIS 403 with 404 for Directory Listing

Is it possible to have IIS (6 or 7.5) return a 404 Not Found (instead of 403 Forbidden) when a disallowed directory listing is requested? A security scanning service I use thinks the 403 is revealing ...
0
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1answer
156 views

Configuring .NET Users in IIS 6 (ASP.NET 2.0, Win Server 2003)

Is it possible in IIS 6 to administrate users as in IIS 7 (e.g. as described here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731783%28v=ws.10%29.aspx)? In IIS7 you can define users within the ...
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1answer
82 views

Stange cache issue IIS

We have a website at a hosting provider. The strange thing is that pages seem to be cached somehow by the server.Even asp.net pages... So when i update the application , or i delete everything aspx ...
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Cannot serve epub files in IIS6

i am trying to serve epub files in IIS6 (Windows Server 2003), but instead the browser serves a 404 Not Found page. How do i serve EPUB in IIS6? Open the IIS Microsoft Management Console (MMC), ...
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1answer
630 views

How do I import an IIS 6 metabase into iis7?

Before my Windows 2003 box died, I made backups of the Metabase history as well as exported a backup to an MDO file. I would like to import the entire file into IIS7 so that I don't have to ...
2
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1answer
166 views

How to control (and suppress) caching in IIS?

I'm looking to suppress caching for all files that end with .appcache in IIS. If I was using Apache, I would drop the file into a directory and add: ExpiresActive On ExpiresDefault "access" How do ...
3
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1answer
443 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?
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2answers
5k views

How to debug why w3wp.exe crashes randomly?

On the main production server, the IIS worker process crashes sometimes. From the event viewer I get the following information. Faulting application name: w3wp.exe, version: 7.5.7601.17514, time ...
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2answers
495 views

Real time and historical bandwidth analysis on a windows based IIS 6/7 box

Are there any tools that allow me to measure the inbound and outbound traffic of an IIS box? I have a server in a data center and I have a commit on bandwidth. If I exceed that commit, I get charged ...
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1answer
120 views

IIS EventLog Errors

I keep getting this error in my event viewer on IIS 6. I'm trying to figure out if my error resets my connection (maybe recycles the worker processes?). The error is: An attempt was made to load ...
2
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1answer
279 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 ...
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1answer
158 views

IIS 6 Ram Allocation on Windows Server 2003

I have my IIS 6 running my website. It is on a Windows Server 2003 which has 4GB of RAM. I run SQL intensive code after the user submits a form (math statistics stuff). This process is not threaded ...
0
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1answer
109 views

Permissions not the same when using a Virtual Directory in IIS 6

We have a web application which uses an SQLite database, normally this is accessed by giving the IIS user permissions to write to the database folder and works correctly. But when setting up the site ...
0
votes
2answers
938 views

FTP directory restrictions via IIS6

We are trying to setup the FTP on our stand-alone dedicate Windows Server 2003 (Standard, 32bit, SP2) IIS6. We are NOT using AD. It is NOT setup for user isolation, as I need the "administrator" ...
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5answers
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Windows Authentication kept asking for username/password

I am deploying my web application on iis6. I kept receive this "windows security" pop up to enter user name and password.. I have already disabled anonymous user, and checked integrated windows ...
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176 views

Why are 301 redirects intermittently slow or time out in IIS 6?

I'm no IIS wiz, but I can provide any additional info that might be helpful. My site uses a 301 redirect to send requests for mysite.com to www.mysite.com. They are two separate sites in IIS. Most of ...
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2answers
622 views

IIS refuses to serve up zip files… on one “site”

Okay, we have a web server, that serves up a whole bunch of sites. Numerous of our sites serve up zip files, without any issue. On one site however, it refuses to serve them up. The file names are ...
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1answer
454 views

IIS 6.0 on Windows Server 2003: HTTP 404 error on Virtual directory; system cannot find the file specified (win32 status code 2)

Very strange problem. I am running Windows Server 2003, with IIS 6.0. In one of the websites, there are three virtual directories: A, B, and C. For whatever reason, and, from my understanding, ...