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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Why does IIS use the IUSR_Machine account to load aspnet_isapi.dll when it should use application pool account?

I was recently tasked with fixing a Windows Server 2003 server running IIS 6.0 that was giving: HTTP Error 401.3 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to an ACL set on the requested resource. It ...
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Updating JRun for ColdFusion MX7 running on IIS

Old, I know, but that's what I'm working with. I need to update to JRun update 6 (or 7) but the Adobe site only has a .exe installer. That installer wants to update C:\JRun4\. That folder ...
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How to setup Perfmon/Logman to get the Thread performance counters for only a specific IIS process?

I am trying to setup Perfmon/Logman to collect some performance counters to monitor my IIS6 installation. There are multiple w3wp instances on this host, and I can successfully collect data for the ...
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application pool stopped

I have problems with an application pool on windows server 2003 R2, IIS 6.0. Sometimes the application pool stops for unknown reasons. I would like to research this. What could be the reason? Where ...
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MSSQL Support for PHP on IIS6

Trying to get mssql support for php working with IIS6 I require Microsoft Drivers 2.0 for SQL Server for PHP. v3 was just released but requires NativeClient2012 (doesnt support win2k3) All links ...
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IIS Pausing the SMTP Service what will happen?

If I pause the SMTP service in IIS 6 what will happen to any new mails that are sent? Will they just sit in the pickup folder untill it us turned on or are the rejected?
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Should iis and .net be of the same Architectures when installed?

We currently have a 64bit Windows Server 2003 running an instance of IIS 6 which was configured to run in 32bit mode. If we install the .NET framework 4.0, should the framework be installed as 32bit ...
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Deploying ASP.Net MVC 4 application to IIS 6 - Bundles are not working

We have a ASP.Net MVC 4 application we are trying to deploy to a Windows 2003 machine running IIS 6. We have it running on a separate app pool and it is setup to use asp.net 4.0. We have a Wildcard ...
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WHEN does IIS 6.0 Application Pool CRASH with memory issues?

We've been having Out of Memory issues with our mixed classic ASP/.NET site for quite some time. Basically, we see a couple of different cases: Some request (SQL query that returns a LARGE ...
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Win 2003 IIS6 - FTP Site Configuration

I'm fairly new to server administration, so please be gentle with me. On my dedicated server, in IIS6 manager, I've just added a new site called "upload-system", and modified the FTP settings so the ...
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DNS, Load Balancer and IIS relationship

I've 3 Web Server with 2 main websites on each with domain name registered http://mycompanycrm.internal and http://mycompanyportal.internal each IIS server has two website ie. crm and portal. ...
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DNS for HTTP vs HTTPS

I have internal domain DNS for Http i.e. http://companyintanet.dev.local. Do I need a separate DNS entry for https i.e. https://companyintranet.dev.local or one will suffice both. I'm trying to ...
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IIS 6.0 / 2003 giving 404 error after period of time

I have a local development server running Windows Server 2003 that hosts a few applications running on IIS 6.0. I can connect to these said applications just fine but after an unknown period of time ...
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setting up subdomain in IIS/DNS - possible incorrect subdomain structure

I am trying to create a subdomain in DNS, however it doesn't appear to be working. I am getting the standard Unable to determine IP address from host name for aa.00.website.com The domain name does ...
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Configure IIS to send email from another IP

Frustratingly when I was setting email up I was sending test emails to my googlemail account. Now our IP has been blacklisted, all gmail emails end up in badmail with this notice: Final-Recipient: ...
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File download on IIS6 failing wth Connection_Abandoned when file is over 40mb and no UrlScan installed

I have a server that is failing to download files over 40mb from IIS6 on Windows Server 2003. The HTTPERR log shows Connection_Abandoned. The request does not show in the IIS log. Fiddler shows ...
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SMTP server not sending out any emails

I've installed SMTP service on Windows Server 2008. I'm attempting to send emails, however none get delivered. I've scoured logs for a long time, and have solved a few errors. Currently all emails ...
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Upgrade to IIS7 from IIS6 to improve application performance

I have an ASP Classic application that runs currently in IIS6, but often due to the original programmer not following "best practices" this application throws an Out of Memory error after several ...
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How Do I Migrate a Single Application from IIS6 to IIS7?

I have a number of applications currently running on a Windows Server 2003 system. We'd like to migrate one of those applications to IIS7 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 box. This is a new web server, has ...
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What might cause a user to receive duplicate emails?

One of our customers is receiving duplicate emails from our application, even though as far as I can tell from the application and SMTP logs, we're only sending it out once. What are some of the ways ...
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Amazon Cloud Services for Disaster Recovery

To simplify our environment, at it's most atomic level, we have a .NET website running on IIS 6 on one server and the website depends on data from a MS SQL 2005 database on another server. We have ...
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Unable to access IIS application from server it's hosted on but can from the rest of the net

I have an ASP.Net 4.0 application hosted using IIS 6.0 on Windows Server 2003 server. The application is using integrated authentication i.e. Active Directory. Using the same login, i can access the ...
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application response times grinding to a halt in .net - cant stop crashing

We have about 200 desktops across the US using our point of sale/website application on a daily basis. This application is considered mission critical and cannot go down for our retailers. For the ...
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Opening certmgr.msc to display the Machine level certificates

I want to view the certificates installed at the machine level, if I open certmgr.msc. I am aware that we can open an mmc and app a snap in for certmgr. But I dont want to go that way. I am aware ...
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IIS6 Application Pool: App breaks until recycled

I've been experiences some problem with website that use ASP.net MVC or Webform. Problem: Sometime the website isn't showing. If I go to the website, I'll get the Directory Browsing is not permitted ...
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IIS duplicating websites with different configs

The (short) Problem We need to run the same website code, with a different web.config, on the same server. The (Slightly longer) Problem The site needs to be hosted on 2 different domains, both on ...
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Mime types get removed by iisreset

I am trying to deploy a Silverlight app to iis on a Win 2003 server. I add the mime type for silverlight to iis ( .xap, application/x-silverlight-app ) and then restart the app pool, and the app ...
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Secure classic ASP hosting - similar to ASP.NET medium trust

We had a major server compromise over the christmas period when a comprimised FTP account was used to upload a .net back door which gave it access to the entire asp.net machine account and comprised ...
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Request Executing leak in IIS 6.0 till Server Busy

I've got an application running on IIS 6 that's being hit by hundreds of remote clients doing all kinds of requests, some that are long running and some that are not. On some deployments, one in ...
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How to: Make X.509 Certificates Accessible to WCF

I have followed the instructions here http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa702621.aspx I runnning windows 2003 IIS6 with a seperate user account for the Application pool I give this user access ...
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IIS Redirect Old Site to new site

In IIS we have a website. We are turning this website off. We have redirected all the pages to another server using the redirect. So any hits to example.com will be displayed as example2.com. We wish ...
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IIS6 Website 'breaks' when viewed using Safari Browser

I have an application that is using ASP.NET 4.0 Webforms on IIS 6.0 that has been operational for multiple years. A recent deployment to the app has caused some very random (to us) intermittent issues ...
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Return 503 error instead of 404

We moved an application to a different server and turned off the site in IIS on the old server. It looks like there are still web crawlers (Googlebot, Baidu, etc.) that are trying on the old IP ...
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IIS6 vs IIS7 performance comparison

Are there any graphs or analytics about the performance comparison of switching from IIS6 to IIS7? I would like to convince my client to switch to Server 2008 IIS7.
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Unable to open AWStats report page in IIS

I have set this up before in linux and its a little different in IIS but I have a conf file that I've modified correctly and when I try to access the report page awstast.pl?config=myconfig its not ...
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Why is the SMTP service locking the files for several hours?

We are currently using the SMTP service in IIS 6.0 to send mails. All incoming relay mails are monitored by another service which processes the relay mail and deletes/moves it. It works fine! We have ...
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How to rewrite Rejected-By-Urlscan in ISS7

I'm migrating an ASP.NET app from IIS6 to IIS7 and in doing this I'm also porting my rewrite settings from Intelligencia.UrlRewriter to using IIS rewriting. In have some problems with ...
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Restrict access to website in IIS to a range of IP addresses

I'm configuring a website in IIS6 to restrict access to a customer's IP address range. I've been given their IP address (81.145.41.114) and an IP range (172.17) which I am meant to allow access to. I ...
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Difference between Web service counter “Current ISAPI Extension Requests” and “ISAPI Extensin Requests/sec”?

From the Microsoft website, the definition of these two counters is very obscure. For the "Current ISAPI Extension Requests": The current number of ISAPI requests being simultaneously processed by ...
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IIS manager. Open web site outside the server computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it Possible to view my apache server (local host) from home or remote computer that is outside my LAN? Today i cofigured web server on Windows server 2003 i uploaded ...
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How to set IP Filtering under IIS6

we have a particular application under a virtual directory that is used for administatrive purposes. In order to protect the application, we have IP filtering enabled where we specify a list of ...
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IIS 6 prompts for creditials when on server, but not from client

I have a MOSS 2007 farm running on windows server 2003 R2 64 bit and IIS 6. When I try to connect to the farm locally on the server, no matter what site, CA or any of the SharePoint web apps I get ...
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How to enable post method on Server 2003 IIS 6? HTTP Error 405

I'm programming an Android application that read an XML file that sits on my server. I'm using POST method in order to simply get the content of the XML (or any other file for that matter) using ...
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Allowing services from another computer to access IIS

We're using some third party software which runs as a service on one computer, accessing an IIS resource on second computer. The second computer isn't in the same domain as the first, and there's a ...
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ASP.Net / IIS permissions or configuration issue

We have a 3 server web farm running an ASP.Net 3.5 application on IIS6, windows server 2003. We just installed an update to the application, and two of the three servers were fine but the third ...
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IIE 6.0 not recognizing index.php as Default document

This morning our server stopped recognizing index.php as th default document. It goes to the 404 error page. This has been working since we set it up several years ago. If you go to the index.php page ...
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IIS 6 problems - IIS seems like blocking the second request

I'm having very weird issue with IIS. My server is 2003 advanced server. I installed .NET 2 and .NET 4 on that server (.NET 1 is already there). We are running ASP.NET 2.0 site, ASP.NET 4.0 site and ...
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HttpBrowserCapabilities flaky after moving to Asp.Net 4.0

After upgrading a site to asp.net 4.0 on IIS6, we discovered that some Safari browsers started having problems---occasionally. I've traced this down to an incorrect browser detection in Asp.net's ...
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Why do my IIS6 requests freeze for a long time in the HTTPSYS_CACHEABLE stage?

One of my applications was experiencing intermittent delays in a specific part of the system. Users would click the "Save" button, and sometimes it would take an extra 30 seconds to respond. I turned ...
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how to monitor file downloads within IIS 6

This is going to be a simple answer, I'm sure, but at the moment I am not sure what I need to do to get the answer. I have been asked to provide some data on the total unique amount of downloads a ...