IIS 6.0 is the version of IIS shipped with Windows Server 2003. It uses an architecture substantially different from IIS 5 and earlier versions, called Worker Process Isolation Mode.

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HTTP/1.1 503 Service Unavailable Exchange 2003 OWA

Receiving HTTP/1.1 503 Service Unavailable when trying to access exchange web access. Server 2003 & Exchange 2003 Have tried: Deleting virtual directories and rebuilding them in IIS Restarting ...
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Restore (or re-add) SharePoint - 80 Website that was deleted from IIS6

In the IIS Manager the website SharePoint - 80 was deleted. What is the best way to restore the site settings? I tried to add it manually and point at the folder doesn't seem to work, are there ...
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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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IIS 6.0 mitigating BEAST

Recently, my PCI assessor informed me that my servers are vulnerable to BEAST and failed me. I did my homework and I want to change our webservers to prefer RC4 ciphers over CBC. I followed every ...
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Problems with SSRS and IIS

I'm really not sure where this question would be best asked, so I'm posting this here in an IIS-specific forum, and also over in SQL Server Central for an SSRS-specific audience. The problem that I'm ...
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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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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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How to configure ASP.NET MVC 3 on IIS 6 (Windows 2003 R2) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Deploying ASP.NET MVC to Windows Server 2003 I am getting 403 Directory Listing Denied for the root and 404 for an action that I know should exist. Background: I have ...
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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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multiply websites and different websites on the same iis server [closed]

I've got this kind of situation: I've got windows 2003 server with dns server on same machine. It is binded to adress for ex. siteA.com Now i want to add to this machine website which name will be ...
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Setting “Run WWW service in IIS 5.0 isolation mode” does not persist in IIS 6

Our IIS server was recently patched with the latest Microsoft Security Updates and since then, I am unable to enable the "Run WWW service in IIS 5.0 isolation mode" setting. This setting was enabled ...
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How to change the ApplicationId of a Website

We have a small webserver farm with one distributed asp.net website. We use SqlSessionState which needs the ApplicationId to be the same on all Webservers. Otherwise Users hopping from one webserver ...
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IIS6 Single site multiple domains - some SSL, some unique IP

Is it possible to have a single site in IIS6, with multiple domains (not subdomains) some domains using SSL? The domains with SSL using a unique IP. I've read similar situations, but nothing exactly ...
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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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“Service Unavailable” when browsing to static HTML page in non-application IIS website on Windows 2003 (possibly SharePoint WSS 2.0 related?)

Background: My client has an old Pentium III Windows 2003 server whose 16/36 GB disks are dying. On it he has a database-driven web site and email application that needs further customization by a ...
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Windows 2003 IIS 6.0 w3wp PerfMon monitoring

We have a number of web applications set up as Virtual Directories under one web site on Windows 2003/IIS 6.0 servers. Each VirDir has a dedicated App Pool. One of my users wanted to know if I could ...
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Set Default Website in IIS6

I have hosted multiple websites on IIS6. I want to set a particular wesite to open when the user types the IP address in the address bar of the browser. The same IP is being shared by multiple ...
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IIS 6 Smart Host Outbound Security

I'm using the IIS 6 smart host setting to forward all email sent through IIS to SendGrid. It works fine if I set the Outbound Security and smart host settings at the top level of the Default SMTP ...
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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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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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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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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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IIS 6.1 Handlers for HTML, ASP, INC files

I have a legacy website in which .HTML, .ASP, and .INC files are being used. Problem is all pages have VBScript code not parsed by IIS and thus written on page as static text. I want to fix it. All ...
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Force .js files saved in ANSI encoding to show in UTF-8 on IIS 7.5

I'm migrating a web system that now works on windows server 2003 IIS 6, to IIS 7.5 on windows 2008 server This system generates javascript files with accented characters in ANSI (Portuguese - Brazil). ...
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Redirect to folder IIS 6

I have a webpage ASP.NET in IIS 6. There a a lot of urls already indexed by google and links set in web-catalogs that looks like this www.mypage.com/directory1/page.aspx Now I changed this that the ...
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Does IIS6 update the password of the domain account if one is used for the application pool identity?

Basically as the question states, if I use a domain account for the application pool, and the domain identity has a requiremet for the password to change every X days, does IIS6 handle the password ...
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IIS 6 Denies access to the default document

I've got Windows Server 2k3 with IIS6 hosting a couple ASP.NET MVC 2 applications (.NET 4), all in the Default Web Site. Most of them simply use Integrated authentication, but a couple use forms as ...
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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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IIS not working. All websites down

We're having a huge issue with iis6 on our Windows Server 2003. When I came in this morning, I noticed no websites were running. I opened IIS6 and discovered no sites were available. Here's a ...
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IIS6 can't find site on local network

I have a windows 2003 server with dual NICs running IIS6. I can access everything remotely, but the internal network can't seem to find the site regardless of which IP Address I try to go to. There ...
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IIS6 + Mercurial, 404 when browsing repositories

Yes, yet another IIS6 + Mercurial question, but I couldn't find exactly this problem mentioned anywhere. I've set up my Mercurial server on a Win2k3 box with IIS6, using hgwebdir_wsgi, and it does ...
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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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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 ...
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Windows Integrated authentication with member groups

Not entire sure wehtier to ask this question on StackOverflow (semi programming related) or here. I figure as most of my question deals with server side issues, I'll ask first on Serverfault. Please ...
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Installing crt certificate without CSR on IIS6

I renewed an ssl certificate on GoDaddy recently. It didn't ask me to generate a new CSR. It just gave me a .crt file. How do I install this in IIS6. I already removed the expired certificate and ...
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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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Why would a PCI scan fail because of components that are not even installed?

Recently a PCI scan was run against a web server and the result was a failure. Some of the issues could be fixed, however others simply make no sense to me. The machine was a clean install, there are ...
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“Bad File Descriptor” error using Python/CGI in IIS 6.1

Background: I've attempted (strong emphasis on "attempt") to set up an application via IIS (6.1, Windows Server 2008 R1) that routes all requests through a python script. The end goal was to create ...
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Why isn't IIS logging my 400, or What is responding with 400?

I have a web application which makes a localhost webservice call to itself and is getting a 400 Bad Request back. The problem is that I'm having trouble tracking down the cause of the 400 since I ...
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Blocking IP connections by certain pattern

IIS 6.0 with Windows Server 2003. We have bot attack or scanning (low to medium) to our IIS server. Reading IIS logs, we realize that one IP loads our web page in the way shown in the picture: We ...
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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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IIS 6 Header too big, how to tune this iis setting

IIS 6 seems to be limited (by default at least) to an http header of 16k. I have a 3rd party tool that is talking to the web server (ajax) and sending an http header that is bigger than that. Since I ...
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Removed SSL Cert: Need to redirect HTTPS to HTTP - IIS6

I'm running on a Windows 2K3 server with IIS 6. Due to some issues, I'd like to remove the SSL binding, and have traffic redirected to HTTP. Where this becomes a problem, when a client tries to ...
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Detect assigned IP and add to IIS

I have VPS with Windows Server 2003. I have one Dedicated IP which is already with IIS. Please help me, how can I detect assigned IP and add it to IIS. My VPS provider company says that assigned IP is ...
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How can I track down the cause of a 400: Bad Request web service call to localhost?

This is on Windows Server 2003 Running IIS. I have an ASP.NET 2.0 website which is also hosting some web services. When the site makes a webservice call to itself (localhost), I get back a 404: Bad ...
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how to find out why our Windows 2003 webserver shows CPU use at 100%

I am responsible for coding our web and database applications and the smooth functioning of the web server, which is running IIS6 under Windows Server 2003. The machine's a legacy server, 2003 ...
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IIS 6.0 file upload [closed]

I am using IIS 6.0. I want to setup a folder where user can upload some files. Can anyone suggest a step by step procedure for that?
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Windows server 2003 detect 500 error on IIS

I'm running IIS on Windows Server 2003, i faced problems with 500 internal server error. I want to detect if any user gets the following error and restart server if it happens. I just can't find the ...
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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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Handling googlebot request with percent sign as last char in querystring

I have been having intermittent app pool crashes on an iis 6 website. I have identified the requests that are causing this are coming from Googlebot, the request is as follows (taken from the httperr ...