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Servers vs. Worker Processes [duplicate]

Just wanted to get some other opinions. I am currently having a discussion on how to go on a web environment. We want to virtualize our web layer for a very active site. However, there is a debate ...
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upload process times out for different time zones

I have an inhouse(NY) app that cients can upload files to. Usually uploads go pretty quickly for most clients but this particularly cient in the UK always have problems with uploads. not sure if they ...
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When Should I Stop/Start an IIS Application Pool?

I was told that every time I refresh our web site, either individual pages or the entire site, I should first stop the application pool, update my website file or files, then start the application ...
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Configuring IIS application pool to access SQL Filestream with ApplicationPoolIdentity

I have an IIS 7.5 server with a number of applications in a single Application Pool. Some of these applications access a SQL Server 2008 R2 Filestream on a remote machine, on the same domain. The ...
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142 views

IIS7 32bit application does not fire error pages, only empty page

I'm configuring IIS7.5 on a new 64bit server to handle a older website that uses few 32bit components and a MS Access database. I've set successfully the application pool to support the 32bit - so ...
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497 views

IIS Sites often goes down and comes up after App Pool recycle

We are hosting about 40 sites in our environment and on a daily basis some sites are going down and after app pool recycle we are able to bring the sites up. We are using .net 4.0 as framework and ...
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What permission(s) does an application pool identity required to manage other application pools?

I have a web site (used to manage various parts of our software) that needs the permissions required to start/stop other application pools. I've created a user and set the app pool identity to ...
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Cannot find “IIS APPPOOL\{application pool name}” user account in Windows Server 2008

Normally when setting up IIS 7, I'm used to allowing permissions to user IIS APPPOOL\{application pool name} on the root folder of my web application(s). I also give permissions to IUSR (or the ...
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How do I increase the queue length in IIS's default app pool via command line?

I have a farm of IIS servers running Exchange and we are getting this error in HTTP Error: HTTP/1.1 POST /ews/exchange.asmx - 1 Connection_Dropped_List_Full MSExchangeServicesAppPool The advice ...
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IIS 7 Using Domain Account for Application pool identity Invalid Password

I have an asp.net website containing a WCF service that I am developing on a Windows 7 machine hosted with IIS 7. I am needing to connect to an instance of Reporting Services 2005 with the service, ...
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538 views

IIS 7 application pool stops every night (503 error)

I have an ASP.net MVC application running on Windows Server 2008 with IIS 7. Everything works fine, but every night the application pools stops and I receive an http 503 error, I need to restart the ...
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561 views

IIS 7 - worker processes more than one

if i set worker process as 1, my application pool hangs. if i set it at least 6, everything works fine. but every article i read says "don't set it more than 1" so, in this practice, am i wrong? or ...
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329 views

Slow PHP Page Load on IIS7 until AppPool is Recycled

Using PHP 5.3.13 and MySQL 5.5.25 on Server 2008 R2 (IIS 7.5). I have a PHP page that pull some info from MySQL and outputs some XML. The page works fine, and takes about 5 seconds to load a very ...
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740 views

Excel cannot access the file with IIS7&Windows Serer 2008 R2(64bit)

I have a web project in .NET 4 that needs to access an Excel file, but it ends up with the following error message: Error occured during file generation.Microsoft Excel cannot access the file ...
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What is shutting down my application in IIS7?

I have a web service that (among other things) hsd a timer to check a database for jobs. However it seems to shut down in the early hours of the morning (there are no exceptions occuring). In the ...
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PHP suddenly failed after IIS update [closed]

All my application pools were stopped this morning after I got to work. I can restart them, but when I try to load the website the app pool crashes again. Update: I've looked in the GAC as the error ...
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w3wp.exe error in IIS 7 [closed]

I am running IIS 7.0 on Windows server 2008 R2 and created 1 Application Pool per site and I have several site which is causing the application pool to stop. This shows several times for every ...
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1answer
331 views

Programmatically retrieve Application Pool Defaults

Using the IIS namespace, one can query the IIS Apppool settings, using: $pools = get-wmiobject -namespace "root/microsoftiisv2" -query 'select * from IIsApplicationPoolSetting' However, this only ...
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169 views

IIS 7: Application Pools configuration

We recently had to move some of my websites from Apache to IIS 7 (on Windows Server 2008). Now I have to put my hands on it, and I found this application pools configuration (I obscured websites ...
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366 views

Does IIS Sometimes Allocate More Worker Processes Than Configured?

We have an IIS 7.5 web service on Windows Server 2008 that handles WCF requests from C# clients. This service is configured to have Maximum Worker Processes = 1, so it is not a web garden. IIS is ...
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374 views

How to Monitor IIS app pools and alert for any down time?

Does any one have any good ideas for monitoring IIS 7 app pools for down time and either auto restarting them or alerting through email on them? I found this link with a nice power shell script but ...
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IIS Identities: Application Pool vs Connect As in Basic Settings

In the Basic Settings section of a website in IIS 7.5, there is an option to specify a user account via Connect As.... If this is kept off, pass through authentication is used. I assumed that would ...
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2k views

How many worker processes are assigned to an application pool?

Can I configure the number of worker process, that I need an application pool should use?
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77 views

Do each application within one App pool get unloaded in IIS 7.X

Do each application within one App pool get unloaded in IIS 7.X or does it affect the whole app pool? if i have one hundred applications under same app pool are alls of the applications always ...
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1answer
223 views

How Does One Test IIS7's OrphanWorkerProcess (along with OrphanActionExe and OrphanActionParams)?

What's a valid way to test IIS7's OrphanWorkerProcess settings are working? I have a script and all the settings in the configuration for my application pool. However, it seems just simply recycling ...
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HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable. On Windows 2008 with iisstart.htm

We're getting "HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.". Googling has provided lots of near hits, but none have worked so far. The flow is: - confirm all app pools started - open browser to ...
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1answer
167 views

ASPX.NET Web Services & IIS7, application pools

I have an aspx.net website running on the .net framework version 4.0, the website uses forms authentication, except for a small portion of the system, where the web services are kept, which has been ...
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IIS 7.x Application Pool Best Practices

We are about to deploy a bunch of sites to some new servers. I have the following questions about application pools: 1) It seems advisable to have an application pool per website. Are there any ...
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IIS7 - email alert when an Application Pool stops?

I am using IIS7 for my web app, and for some reason, once in awhile the Application Pool crashes (stops). I would like to receive an email notification when this happens. Is this possible? If so, ...
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IIS7.5 Application pools advanced settings - WAS reporting exceed job limit settings

I am really lost with Application pools settings. I am monitoring CPU utilization with resource monitor and/or windows task manager and the server hardly uses over 30% in one second. It seems that ...
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1answer
1k views

PHP + IIS Application Pool Identity Windows\Temp permissions

I am currently running PHP (5.3) on IIS 7.5 on a Win2k8 R2 Web Edition Server and would like to know what, if any, problems or security vulnerabilities I may introduct into a system by assigning Read, ...
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Removing phantom applications from Application Pools in IIS7

I have an application in one of my application pools that has a virtual path of '/Site/login.aspx'. I want to remove it but it no longer exists on my computer and it's causing me issues setting up ...
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369 views

Will changing an SSL binding to new certificate in IIS7 affect Application Pools, i.e. cause them to recycle?

I want to change SSL bindings to a replacement certificate, but don't want to affect logged in users. Will doing this cause the Application Pools for the web site to recycle? Many thanks, Kenny
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Website fails after application pool recyle

This past weekend our website running with IIS 6.0 stopped handling calls to web services. The log file was filled with the following error until the server was rebooted approximately 8 hours later: ...
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1answer
275 views

Using more than 1 thread per app pool causes IIS to return 503's and stop responding

We are hosting a WCF server farm. We currently have 12 app pools, but whenever we increase the threads per pool, we end up getting 503 errors. The service stops responding. How does one tell what is ...
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424 views

IIS7 is slow while startup loading pages

I have got Windows VPS.There is 2008 Server Standart Edition 64x in it with 1.25 GB ram.I have installed Plesk 9.0.Everything fine except while loading ASP.NET and PHP applications.. Its sometimes ...
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634 views

IIS7 migrating from 32bit to 64bit problems

We are currently in the progress of migrating multiple sites from a x86 win 2008 to a x64 win 2008. We have copied the config dir from and wwwroot's from the old server to the new server but when we ...
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557 views

Is it possible to configure IIS to always default Anonymous authentication to use application pool identity?

Is it possible to configure IIS to always default the identity settings for Anonymous authentication to use application pool identity? There is never a reason I would want it otherwise so it's ...
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476 views

IIS 7 - Application pools

I made a CompanySite website in IIS - it's the only website on that server. I created .NET 4 Integrated pool for that website. I've installed ASP.Net site into CompanySite and it works fine. Now ...
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What does recycling the app pool actually do exactly?

I have had a number of problems in the past that have been solved by simply recycling the app pool. I am currently getting an error occurring about once every other day (SQL server timeout oddly ...
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163 views

Where do you change the rate that the IIS app pool automatically recycles?

While I can say I've manually recycled an app pool or two (or thousand) in my day, I don't know much about how this occurs automatically. I assume that after a certain time interval the app pool ...
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1answer
122 views

How to read a file as the App Pool identity rather than the authenticated user

I want to have an internal website that automatically authenticates users based on their network credentials. However, I want to have the website display image files that are in a directory that most ...
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2answers
2k views

How to get old DLL's running on 64bit server

I'm moving my company's websites from a windows 2003x86 server to windows 2008x64 which is running IIS 7.5. The problem that I've got is that all the DLL's which were running fine on the old server, ...
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1answer
859 views

error in IIS7 but not on IIS6

I have a website that is we are now deploying to windows 2008 servers that has worked in the past on IIS6 without a problem. It is using .net 2 framework. Most of the website works. Just when we ...
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1answer
944 views

.NET Framework version in Application Pools of IIS 7 on windows 2008

I have web service on IIS 7 on Windows 2008. This web service must dlls of .NET Framework 3.5 (I have error about System.Linq using when I try to browse the web site) The only place I found where ...
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972 views

How much memory does an IIS 7 app pool consume?

Is there a baseline value for how much RAM an app pool consumes under IIS7?
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IIS 7 503 error, application pool stop crash, defdoc.dll could not be loaded due to a configuration problem

Currently trying to get iis 7 to work, but every time I request a page, the application pool goes into stopped status. In the event log this is what comes back. The Module DLL ...
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IIS7 Application Pool Crash

I am running IIS 7.0 on Windows server 2008 R2 and created 1 Application Pool per site and I have 1 site which is causing the application pool to stop. These are the following errors in the Event ...
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What's the best way to monitor a large number of application pools in IIS7?

Some background first - We're running IIS 7 on Windows 2008. We're running around 250 websites per server with each site in it's own application pool. I need a way to monitor each application pool ...
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IIS 7 Application Pool Identity permissions

In the vein of this question. Other questions have touched on this, but let's get a complete answer down: What specific permissions are necessary for a generic IIS 7 site with a domain user as the ...