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IIS 7.5 is the version of IIS that ships with Windows 2008 R2, and Windows 7. A subset of IIS 7.5 is provided by IIS Express, optionally installed by the Web Platform Installer.

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Kernel-mode Authentication: 401 errors when accessing site from remote machines

I have several Classic ASP sites that use Integrated Windows Authentication and Kerberos delegation. They work OK on the live servers (recently moved to a Server 2008/IIS7 servers), but do not work ...
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Consolidate two IIS6 webservers into one IIS7 webserver

I have two servers each running IIS6 and i need to bring all the siteson BOTH servers into ONE IIS 7.5 server... i've looked at MSDeploy but i can't find anything to combine two servers into one... ...
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ApplicationPoolIdentity IIS 7.5 to SQL Server 2008 R2 not working

I have a small ASP.NET test script that opens a connection to a SQL Server database on another machine in the domain. It isn't working in all cases. Setup: IIS 7.5 under W2K8R2 trying to connect to ...
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admin right to IIS7 for user using group policy or script?

I want to provide administrator rights to user account under windows 7 just for IIS7 and user shouldn't be able to manage any other application. I have create group policy rules using applocker for ...
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Getting 401 when using client certificate with IIS 7.5

I'm trying to configure a web site hosted under IIS 7.5 so that requests to a specific location require client certificate authentication. With my current setup, I still get a "401 - Unauthorized: ...
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IIS - Script for repeated hacks on a website

I currently have a site that is armored by ELMAH as its reporting mechanism. Each time someone hits a URL that is incorrect it notifies me or logs to the system. This is annoying for someone ...
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IIS 7.5 401 -UnAuthorized Access on a Virtual Directory

I have setup a website in IIS 7.5 on a Windows 2008 machine. The website is sitting on C:/websites/ Then I added a virtual directory called "/uploads" that points to "d:/websites/uploads". This ...
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IIS 7.5 URL Rewrite - missing “route to server” option

(Question moved from StackOverflow) I am running Windows 7 Ultimate, and have activated IIS (Version 7.5.7600.16385). I have installed the following modules using Microsoft Web Platform Installer ...
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Prevent Authentication Prompt When Streaming Office Documents

I have an issue where when streaming office documents from SQL Server, an authentication dialog prompts for credentials even though the user has been authenticated via basic auth in the browser. ...
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How Do I Configure IIS FTP 7.5 Passive Ports Per-FTP Site? (Setting appears locked at the server level)

I am needing to use the functionality to set the FTP PASV port range that IIS FTP7.5 will use, but it seems this is locked down in configuration at the server level; I can not modify the port range ...
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Install FastCGI on IIS7.5 Windows 7 Home Premium

I would like to install FastCGI on IIS 7.5 on my Windows 7 Home Premium box I use at home to do some random coding. However WPI doesn't show the FastCGI option and I can't find it in IIS at all... ...
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IIS 7.5 Siteminder is not protecting ASP.net MVC requests

We are trying to use ASP.Net MVC with Siteminder for Single Sign on. This is on Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5. Siteminder Agent version 6QMR6. Problem : Siteminder protects physical ...
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How to allow access by ip address, with fallback to basic authentication in IIS?

I have a number of sites in IIS that I'd like to allow direct access to people in a certain subnet, then require basic authentication for everyone else. Here's the exact same functionality I want in ...
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Windows Process Activation Service won't Start “parameter is incorrect” (Visual Studio 2010 Profiler)

I've struggled with this one for a whole day, so here is both the problem & solution: After profiling an ASP.NET application on Windows 7 (x64), I exited Visual Studio (possibly a crash) and ...
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IIS 7.5 error 500 in fastcgi module after upgrading wordpress to 3.0.2

I am running multiple wordpress blogs on the following setup: Server 2008 R2; IIS 7.5; PHP 5.3.3; MySQL 5.0.7; I upgraded my wordpress install from 2.9.2 to 3.0.2 (on 2 different sites) today and ...
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Generating self-signed, wildcard certificate for IIS 7.5 on .local domain

Is it possible to generate self signed, wild-card ssl certificate for internal domain on IIS 7.5 for testing purposes. For example I'd like common name to be *.domain.local Similar question for IIS 6 ...
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Filezilla Server on IIS 7.5 on Windows 2008 R2

We are developers (meaning: not sysadmins who know what they do), and we use a Windows Virtual Server as a staging server. Setting up FTP accounts on IIS 7.5, while possible, is not as simple and ...
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Configure FTP Publishing on IIS 7.5

I have a server that is hosting multiple websites. I want users to be able to access their sites using FTP all running on port 21. Is this possible in IIS 7.5 (wont surprise me if it isnt!)
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Domain names for various local web sites

I need to use a web site different to my local Default Web Site for some development work on Windows 7, IIS 7.5. I have created a new web site called Umbraco, and in the bindings properties, I have ...
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How can I block IP addresses on Web Server 2008 R2?

I'm running Windows Web Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5, I need to secure one site to be used internally only from 10.0.0.0/8. IIS is running normally now. My current sites are bound to the internal IP ...
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HTTPERR filling up, fast with Timer_ConnectionIdle

We have 2 web servers that have used up over 100GB of logging in C:\Windows\System32\LogFiles\HTTPERR. Is there a standard way for disabling this logging as it's just filled with ...
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Possible to redirect all traffic from www.***.com to ***.com, in IIS7?

notice how ServerFault.com has no subdomain? If we want to do the same thing with our website -> redirect all traffic from www.***.com to ***.com, how can we do this? At first, I thought it might be ...
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How do I make the IIS 7.5 Management Service start automatically after a reboot?

We're using IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 and making use of the IIS Management Service to allow web publishing from Visual Studio 2010. However, after a reboot, the IIS Management Service doesn't ...
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Redirect DNS entry to local IIS instance

Can I redirect a DNS entry to a local IIS instance? I am on a Windows 7 dev box. I have a domain for hosting static content (images, custom js, css, etc) on a cloud environment. I'd like to avoid ...
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IIS 7.5 virtual directory cannot load assembly which is referenced in the root web.config

I've encountered the following problem with the IIS 7.5. Under root I have a virtual directory which is setup as application running under classic pipeline. it looks like this -root ...
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MSMQ folder on Default Web Site

What is the MSMQ folder under C:\inetpub\wwwroot ?? I'm assuming it stands for Microsoft Message Queuing. What is the purpose of this folder under the Default Web Site on IIs 7.5?
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Users of Intranet site on IIS7.5 prompted for username/password

I have an intrasite from a third-party that we just transitioned from IIS 6 on Windows 2003 to a Windows 2008 R2 server with IIS 7.5. On the old system, the user would connect ot the website and be ...
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FastCGI Error when installing PHP on IIS7.5

I'm trying to install MediaWiki on a Win2008r2 server, but can't manage to install PHP. Here's what I did: Grabbed a Zip archive of PHP and unzipped it into C:\PHP. Created two subdirs: ...
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How to determine maximum server load?

How, I've got a Windows 2008 IIS 7 server using Quad-core processor (XEON) with 8GB RAM - I'd like to check what maximum load it could withstand? Is there any good way doing this? From your ...
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IIS Password Protection for PHP

How do i create a password protection for my whole iis website, which uses php for most of its sites? I put a web.config in the root folder, but that seemed to do nothing. What i want is a way to ...
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IIS Web Farm Framework servers are automatically set to “unavailable” even when they are healthy… And they never return to the available state!

I have 2 web farm configurations, one with 2 member servers and one with 3 member servers. I have health monitoring set up on both farms and the monitoring tool reports all servers as being healthy. ...
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“HTTP Error 500.19 - Internal Server Error” on IIS 7.5 Windows 7 when rurnning asp.net website

When i try to run my simple ASP.NET website on IIS 7.5 ( Windows 7) I get this error : HTTP Error 500.19 - Internal Server Error The requested page cannot be accessed because the related ...
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URL Rewrite in IIS7 Web Service - WebService.asmx => WebService in the SOAP doc

I have an IIS7.5 (Server 2008 R2) based web service that I would like to make as independant on the current implementations technology as possible. I am using the URL rewrite module ...
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IIS 7.5 Warning : Cannot verify access to the path

I'm newbie in IIS 7.5 , Before this I used to run ASP.NET Website under IIS 5 , That was too easy . I'm trying to run a very simple asp.net website ( just created a new website from VS 2010 targeted ...
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Windows Server 2008 r2/ classic ASP not working

I've looked at many articles and I've done everything they suggested, but my web application written in classic ASP is still not being processed. We've upgraded our web server from windows server ...
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Can all IIS 7.x app pools be set to .NET 4?

Since .NET 4 is backward compatible, can't all app pools be set to use .NET 4 without changing your web site? Or will web.config's need to be updated simply from the app pool change?
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ASP.NET pages crash IIS7 app pool

I'm running IIS7.5 on Server 2008 R2. I've got an app pool under which I have running a WCF web service, an .asmx web service and an ASP.NET site. Anytime I try to hit any of the ASP.NET pages, the ...
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Is there a way to download and activate a predefined-configuration for IIS 7.5 that is less restrictive?

All I want is to set up a server that works. I'm not interested in security now. As I asked here, I can't even make IIS 7.5 to handle URLs that contain the word 'handler'. I suspect that it's due to ...
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Why isn't IIS 7.5 accepting any request with URLs containing the word 'handler'?

We've noticed 2 very weird IIS 7.5 problems running on Windows Server 2008 and ASP.NET 3.5 Any requests that contain the word 'handler' result in an HTTP 502.1 error (timeout) Some requests, which ...
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IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 refusing to create PASSIVE MODE FTP connections

I'm attempting to get an FTP client written in perl to transfer files from an IIS 7.5 FTP server using passive mode. I've configured the FTP server as per instructions and have also configured ...
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Subdomain hosting

I have www.mydomain.com hosted elsewhere. I have the registrar point mysubdomain.mydomain.com point to Windows2008 r2 a completely different server. I go to edit bindings for the site add ...
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When using URL Rewrite on IIS 7.5 for reverse-proxy, how do I configure an automatic login to the target (real) server?

Here's the configuration... internetservice.site.com is reverse-proxied by URL Rewrite on IIS 7.5 to targetserver.ourdomain.local. The rules are set for one front-end site bound to port 80 with ...
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Bypass OnAuthenticateRequest from web.config for certain paths

We have a web-app that basically catches all requests for url-rewriting purposes, except for a certain sub directory (/static) which has it's own web.config (NOT a subapplication!), which defines a ...
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Setup Several IIS Servers With Same Config

I have several identical servers running 2008 R2. They do not have IIS installed. I need to setup IIS 7.5 on each server with the same configuration. Not the same sites, just the same install. What ...
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Edit .NET 4.0 Machine Key settings at a computer wide level in IIS 7.0

I'm writing an implementation plan involving changing ASP.NET machine key settings for .NET 4.0 on servers that are running IIS 7.0. I'd prefer to have the setting changed via IIS Manager. On my ...
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Even admin cant register ASP.NET 4

When I try running the following command, logged in as admin, I get the accompanying error: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v4.0.30319>aspnet_regiis -i An error has occurred: 0x8007b799 You ...
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Redmine on IIS 7.5

I am wondering if anyone has successfully managed to get Redmine installed and running off IIS 7.5 (Windows 2008 R2.) I have gone through so many walk-throughs explaining how to get RoR running ...
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In IIS7.x, does WebDAV only authenticate against Windows accounts?

In IIS7.x, does WebDAV only authenticate against Windows accounts? Do I need to create local windows accounts for each WebDAV user? Is there a way to use 'IIS Manager Users' instead?
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Increasing Web.config size limit

We are running up against some sort of size boundary on the Web.config file in our ASP.NET application. This appears to be 250KB. Is there any way to increase this limit? EDIT Sorry, fingers got ...
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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 ...