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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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Performance issues on IIS7 and CGI (versus IIS6)

My company is upgrading the app/web server from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 (mainly because hosting companies don't offer 2003 anymore, and we need new hardware to gain performance). Our app is ...
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1answer
65 views

Newly added IP addresses not selectable for IIS bindings

A colleague of mine added several IP addresses to a server, but these IPs are not appearing in the list to use with bindings. This goes for IIS7 web sites and IIS6 FTP sites. We found this KB ...
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IIS - Overuse of memory is normal? [closed]

I have two servers running Asp.net applications. Sometimes applications are too slow and memory usage seems exaggerated. Specifications: SERVER #1 OS: Microsoft Windows 2003 R2 Memory: 4GB ...
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2answers
225 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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1answer
377 views

Secure LDAP Authentication Issue

I am using the following C# code in the code behind of a webform deployed in an ASP.NET 4 (4.0.30319) application pool on Server1 and Server2. PrincipalContext pc = new ...
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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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1answer
210 views

SMTP Server Needs Daily Restart - Windows Server 2008

I've got a Windows Server 2008 machine that is using an SMTP server with IIS 6. (I don't know the circumstances of that setup.) The machine itself uses IIS 7. It quits working after like a day. I ...
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2answers
170 views

Is it possible to run IIS7 on windows 2003?

Is it possible to run IIS7/7.5 on Windows Server 2003?
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1answer
402 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
113 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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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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152 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
155 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 ...
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2answers
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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 ...
2
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2answers
460 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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115 views

performance degradation moving from iis6 to iis7

I am transferring a C# asp.net asmx web service to windows 2008 and iis7 (64 bit) on a vm, from ii6 (32 bit). I got an approximate web method performance time of about 160 ms before. On iis7, I'm now ...
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1answer
135 views

Possible to set all App pools/Websites on an IIS 6 and/or IIS 7 server to 4.0 instead of 3.5 at one time?

Is it possible to set all App pools/Websites on an IIS 6 and/or IIS 7 server to 4.0 instead of 3.5 in one fell swoop? Basically we have many servers, and will be upgrading all them 4.0 from 3.5. ...
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2answers
495 views

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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2answers
3k views

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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1answer
730 views

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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1answer
620 views

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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1answer
104 views

Migrating to IIS 7 from IIS 6

I am planning to migrate our windows 2003 server (with IIS 6) to windows 2008 (with IIS7). I have found that with this msdeploy migration tool. With this tool can export my websites package on to ...
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2answers
279 views

How to Record Windows Network Traffic including POST data

I would like to record the traffic (including the POST data) coming to a website in IIS on Windows 2003 and/or Windows 2008 So that I may be able to replay the traffic to create a realistic stress ...
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2answers
211 views

Forwarding web traffic from DMZ web server to non-DMZ web server

Kind of an odd situation. I have a web server in a DMZ in one building, and another web server in a different building -- not available to be put in the DMZ. I was wondering if it's possible to have ...
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What Configuration Changes Require Restarting the Web Service?

I am under the impression that certain (web server) configuration changes require cycling the service. Is there a rule of thumb of what specific changes require restarting the service or is it just ...
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2k views

In IIS, Is it possible to execute a .HTML page as aspx?

Question: We have a 3rd party portal that makes a copy of a html/aspx page, and puts it into a temporary folder, CHANGING THE EXTENSION to .HTML in all cases (also it the root page was .aspx). ...
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312 views

Is there an IIS 7.5 Web Site View that looks anything like IIS 6 Web Site Properties?

Is there an IIS 7.5 Web Site View that looks anything like the IIS 6 Web Site Properties view? I know where everything is in IIS6 (host headers, redirections, default filename etc.), but the view in ...
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1answer
651 views

How do I convert this mod_rewite rule to IIS7 UrlRewrite

Options +Indexes Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine on RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^(.*)\.html$ $1.php [L] Is what i would use in Apache mod rewite to make it so index.html is actually index.php ...
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32 views

Identifying sites enabled for FPX in IIS6

We are running a server running a couple of hundred sites on a Server 2003/II6 setup. We're looking to migrate as many of these users as possible to a Server 2008R2/IIS7.5 setup. Which of course ...
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1answer
956 views

How to set up mailboxes or mail forwarding for IIS SMTP?

I've got a Windows 2008 R2 Server with IIS7, and the A record of my domain (mydomain.com) is pointing to my server. Now, my users don't need their own mailboxes set up; they just need email forwarding ...
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1answer
584 views

Issue with maxWorkerThreads and thread count

I have created an ASP.net application which creates thread in infinite loop. And set maxWorkerThreads to 20 in processmodel in machine.config. When i checked Thread count in perfmon there was around ...
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2k views

Support 250+ concurrent users for an intranet web site

Context We want to deploy a web site on II6.0/7.0 for intranet use only. The web site has a typical three tier architecture. The middle tier is deployed as an application server on the same machine ...
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561 views

All websites migrated from server running IIS6 to IIS7

I hope someone will be able to help me with this. We have recently migrated all of our clients' sites to a new server running IIS7 - all the sites were originally running on a server running IIS6. ...
0
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1answer
342 views

msdeploy not copying files starting with a dot

Some of the files for the website I'm moving start with a dot, IE .htaccess or .hiddenFolder or anything similar to that. I'm trying to move these sites from IIS6 to IIS7 (there's hundreds of ...
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1answer
150 views

Issue with bulk emails not sending

We've moved one of our clients' sites that was on a server running IIS6 to a server running IIS7. They fairly regularly send out bulk emails - roughly 5000 - with no problems. Now that the site has ...
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1answer
305 views

Migrate all of IIS6 to IIS7

Most of the how-tos and tutorials I've found online have shown how to move a single site off of IIS6 to IIS7. Unfortunately, I have slightly over 100 subdomains in my current IIS6 setup and it will ...
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3k views

Can an IIS worker process's Virtual Memory use exceed the Private Memory limit?

For example, if I configure the following limits for an Application Pool in the "Recycling" settings: Virtual Memory: 512Mb Private Memory: 128Mb - or "used memory" in IIS 6 parlance Can the process ...
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1answer
70 views

Determine web site ports via file system

I have file system access to a web server, but not access to IIS admin snap-in. I need to determine the ports that certain web sites are running on. Is there a XML config file or something I can ...
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1answer
751 views

How to isolate users in virtual ftp website

I have IIS7 and I am using IIS6 ftp to manage my ftp website. I have the default website and I created under it some virtual directories. Now what I want to do is to give ftp users access to just one ...
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252 views

Moving ASP.net website from II6 to II7

I know I'm probably doing something terribly wrong, but I copied the source files from one computer to another running IIS7, then I visit the site and get this error: Error Summary HTTP Error 500.19 ...
2
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1answer
384 views

IIS6 registry values in IIS7

I am looking for the location of the IIS6 registry values such as EnableNonUTF8, FavorUTF8, MaxFieldLength, and a few more in IIS7. In IIS6 they were in: ...
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1answer
7k views

How to limit the memory used by an application in IIS?

The IIS worker processes are taking lot of memory on our servers. I want to limit the memory each application can use. I am confused whether I should set a limit on Virtual Memory Limit, or Private ...
2
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3answers
209 views

Migrating websites with SSL Certificates from one IIS server to another without downtime

We're in the process of migrating some websites from one of our older Windows Server 2003 / IIS 6 Servers to a newer Windows Server 2008 / IIS 7 server. We have to migrate these websites without a lot ...
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Consolidate 2 IIS6 webservers into one IIS7 webserver

I'm trying to consolidate 2 webservers with different sites within into a single new IIS7 web server. I thought I would be able to do it using msdeploy tool. It doesn't seem to allow multiple ...
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1answer
1k views

IIS - multiple virtual directories pointing to a single physical folder, hosting ASP.NET web service

We have situations where we have multiple virtual directories pointing to the same physical folder, and I am wondering if this could cause any issues or if it is a supported configuration in IIS. For ...
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1answer
310 views

copy web site confiuration from IIS6 to IIS7 on a remote server

Hellp I have to copy all web sites on a windows 2003 box ( IIS 6 ) to a windows 2008 ( IIS7.5). there are about 1000 sites. I copy all data and content manually but what can I do for IIS configuration ...
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Is there a command line parameter for inetmgr.exe or inetmgr6.exe to specify the remote computer name?

I want to run something like the following and immediately connect to that server. c:\windows\system32\inetsrv\InetMgr6.exe \servername or c:\windows\system32\inetsrv\InetMgr.exe \servername
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differences in style rendering: windows server 2003 to windows server 2008

I copied code from our live site (running windows server 2003) to a new QA virtual machine (running windows 2008). When I view the page source info its exactly the same, but the appearance of the ...
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Using both IIS6 and IIS7 with the same SQL State Server

We are trying to use new IIS7 (32bit, Classic Mode) webs in addition to our IIS6 webs with one SQL State Server for ASP.NET Session Handling. Unfortunately the number of transactions per seconds in ...