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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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Rammifications of maximum number of post request parameters

My team is undergoing a migration from Coldfusion 8 on Windows Server 2003 and IIS 6 to Coldfusion 10 on Windows Server 2008R2 and IIS 7.5. In our standard build for the CF10 servers, we've ...
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No PHP Errors with ini_set on IIS 7.5?

Ok, so i tried about everything i have read on the internet. And still no go. The problem i am having is that i can not display PHP errors in a specific folder on a IIS server. I have a IIS server ...
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Can I have two IIS sites using one SSL certificate where one is a “sub folder”?

I have two sites on one IIS 7.5 server and a SSL certificate for *.mydomain.com . Site1 is a wordpress site with the company presentation on it. It goes to the domain www.mydomain.com Site2 is a our ...
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Enable Image Uploads on IIS

I'm trying to configure a single directory on my IIS server to allow image uploads. I can't seem to get the config file right. I've got a directory on the server called userfiles, within this users ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 IIS pass through account

I recently deployed a php site to IIS 7.5 on Windows server 2008 r2 that works fine locally and worked fine yesterday. Today, we tried to execute the scripts on the server and it failed to access the ...
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IIS Client Authentication without a CDP

I'm running IIS 7.5 on Win2k8, and am trying to configure 2-way SSL. I've turned Require Client Certificate on in IIS, I've installed a valid root certificate in my local machine's trusted root store, ...
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IIS 7.5 saving configuration settings to web.config with IIS Manager

I installed IIS 7.5 (Windows 7) on two different PCs, one PC saves configuration to applicationHost.config and the other to web.config! Screenshot: As you can see, the PC on the left does not ...
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Overridden ASPNet.config does not apply for legacyImpersonationPolicy

I tried to override the <legacyImpersonationPolicy> Element, so a single application, will enable this policy (which is necessary, since this application breaks if disabled). So my ...
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IIS 7.5 website application pool with 'full control' permissions hackable?

Although I would never set this permission, I would like to know how a static html website with the permission mentioned in the title could be compromised. In my humble opinion, I would guess that ...
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IIS 7.5 default permissions provided by ApplicationPoolIdentity

I am running a web application with default permissions. My application pool is using ‘ApplicationPoolIdentity’ which I believe is a virtual account. In task manager, I can see that w3wp.exe shows ...
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IIS 7.5 default permission - is restriction needed?

I am using IIS 7.5 and I do not need to explicitly specify permissions for my ISAPI application to execute. Additionally, the application can create subdirectories, create and delete files without me ...
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IIS 7.5 not logging

I have a strange issue with a Windows Server 2008 R2 running IIS: HTTP logging stopped a few months ago (I just found out), and I cannot seem to get it to start logging again. I have both HTTP ...
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IIS 7.5 Permissions Confusion

I am using anonymous authentication on my website. I have the directory structure below and I don't know how to limit permissions for each directory. At this time, I think that I am using the default ...
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Timer_EntityBody, Timer_ConnectionIdle and Connection Closed Unexpectly

We have a windows application, it connects to a web service (XML web service hosted on a Windows 2008 Server IIS 7.5, no antivirus) and fetches some data to the client. But sometimes (around 5%-10% of ...
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IIS7.5 ASP.NET application only accessible through localhost

In setting up a new local application on a clients web server. I have been able to access the web application through localhost/app. However, when i use the machine name instead of localhost (lets ...
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How do i find out what's preventing delete requests from working in iis7.5 and iis8?

Our site has an MVC Rest API. Recently, both the live servers and my development machine stopped accepting DELETE requests, instead returning a 501 Not Implemented response. On my development ...
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IIS 7.5- Allow internal users access but internet users require password

I have an IIS 7.5 website that I want to allow anyone coming in from the internet to require a password before they can view the site (Basic Authentication), whereas anyone coming from internal ...
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App Pool doesn't respect memory limits

I am dealing with a legacy .NET app that has a memory leak. In order to try and mitigate a run away memory situation, I've set the app pool memory limits from anywhere between 500KB to 500000KB ...
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IIS Shared Configuration Share for Cluster FTP Service on Server 2008 R2

Microsoft gives the following order for setting up the Clustered FTP (after installing IIS, FTP Service, and setting up your Cluster): Set up a file share that will be used for IIS Shared ...
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Incorrect ASP.NET session data returned intermittently

I've been given the task of looking into a problem where the session of a user changes between refreshes of a page. Immediately (not knowing anything about the website) I said that it seems like a ...
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IIS7 Serving Font Files as 404s

I'm having trouble getting font files to be returned by my IIS. The URLs are correct, the mime-types are set correctly, but I'm still getting 404's. Other static files like JS, CSS, LESS are all ...
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IIS Application Can Be Accessed over Port 80 and 443 on Public IP But Not Over 443 On Internal IP

Here's the scenario (please read this and not just the title, this is not an application setup issue): The application works fine over 80 (http) and 443 (https) from the public-facing IP address. ...
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IIS 7.5 ARR rewrite rules equivalent for Apache mod_proxy rules

I'm trying to put RabbitMQ management interface behind a load balancer, using IIS 7.5 and ARR, whereby I'm routing rabbit.mydomain.local to localhost:15672. While I get the traffic to route, all api ...
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IIS Won't Let Python Script Set Headers

I am trying to get Python working with IIS 7.5. I have added a script handler for Python: Python itself doesn't seem to be the problem. I have ran scripts on the command line with no problem. The ...
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Can't access my MVC web application hosted on IIS 7.5 through Internet

I'm hosting my MVC web application on IIS 7.5, and do the following: Add Application Pool and change Identity to NetworkService; Edit web application folder permissions to everyone; Files in ...
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IIS 7.5 Reverse Proxy URL Re-Write to website with gzip

If we own www.ourdomain.com and wanted to rewrite the url to say www.google.com, how would we deal with gzip compression on say the google domain. I'm trying to do a proof of concept and i believe the ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy Not Working With Response.Redirect() in ASP.NET

I am trying to set up a reverse proxy, using the tutorials here, here and here. The site is set up on localhost:8080, with the reverse proxy using localhost:8080/myProxy. When dealing with standard ...
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Write to Windows Event Log when an IIS site is started or stopped

Can I configure IIS 7.5 to write to the Windows Event Log whenever one of the sites on the web server is started or stopped? For example when someone starts/stops a site via the IIS Manager user ...
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Can I give an application pool access to a remote share without an active directory domain?

I have an IIS application running on Server A. It needs the ability to write to a folder on a UNC share, currently on Server B. I would like to keep the share on Server B, but this environment does ...
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WCF not working on some servers

I'm getting the exception: "Maximum number of items that can be serialized or deserialized in an object graph is '65536'" on two (Staging, and Production) out of three servers, and I can't think why ...
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IIS site blocks internet connection

I'm fighting this problem for some time. When my ASP.NET MVC4 website starts to get served on my locally installed IIS (runs on port 8081, not 80!), internet connectivity gets blocked. Just like ...
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A Ghost File on my website

We have three IIS 7.5 server running on Windows 2008, R2, 64-bit OS. Recently we have a problem with the two of them in relation to a one .htm file. For some reason the site seems to serve an older ...
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Does generating a CSR through IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 always create a new private key?

Generating a CSR for a Windows 2008 R2 server and need to ensure that the private key used for the CSR is new. I have used OpenSSL before to create my own self-signed certs for testing and if I ...
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HTTP Error 500.19 - IIS Error

I have following lines in my web.config file. All I am trying to achieve is to display a custom error page if anything goes wrong in application. But instead of getting the custom page I get error as ...
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Windows Authentication KRB5KRB_AP_ERR_MODIFIED

Let me preface by saying, I've been on this issue for about a week and a half now and I can't figure it out. I think I'm close, but every time I've thought that so far, I was wrong. I've looked at ...
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How to find out which server generated a CSR

I sent a client a CSR a few months ago and now they finally sent me back the CA response. However, there are multiple Windows 2008R2 servers and I don't remember which one I used to generate the CSR ...
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Memory consumption of ASP.Net app

I'm migrating an existing ASP.Net (MVC3) application to a new server. The primary reason is to migrate to IIS 7.5/Windows 2008 while it's currently on IIS 6/Windows 2003. The new server has 8GB of ...
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Visual Studio 2010 Web Deploy - slow and full of errors

When I say slow, I'm talking something like 10-30kb per second. And on some files larger than 1MB, I'll occasionally get errors like this: 3/18/2014 12:21:08 PM:C:\Program ...
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How to forbid usage of web.config files?

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with IIS7.5 installed. I need to provide users with read-write access to some directory tree via WebDAV. The same users will also be able to reach the same directories ...
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IIS httpErrors ExecuteURL appends weird query string like 500;http://mysite.com/failed-page to the target URL

I've noticed weird behavior in IIS error pages. I've got this setup: <httpErrors errorMode="Custom" existingResponse="Replace"> <remove statusCode="500" /> <error statusCode="500" ...
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Unable to login with Windows Auth on server but can externally IIS 7

I'm running Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition with IIS 7.5. I have TFS 2013 Update 2 installed and for whatever reason I cannot connect to my web site which requires Windows Auth while remote ...
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Is it ok to just copy necessary dll files to a server instead of installing dependencies?

I deployed ASP NET MVC 3 application on server (win2008/iis7.5). Somehow i desided not to install MVC 3 package and devexpress( necessary for app). Instead I have just copied dlls of mvc and ...
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IIS Credential Delegation for AppPool in Integrated Pipeline mode

I know there have been mkore than a dozen articles on this topic, but for some reason I have not been able to find a solution. Server WEB1 has IIS7.5 with a site using Windows Authentication (kernel ...
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IIS 7.5 Application Pool Identity service account generates millions of authentication requests

I have a load balanced pool of 10 IIS 7.5 servers hosting 3 services. These services run under a single application pool - the identity is set to run as an AD service account. The problem we're ...
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IIS 7.5 - Windows 2008R2 App pools - Compare

I'm troubleshooting a scenario where the same ASP.Net MVC web application hosted in 2 different application pools (in the same server) having very different memory footprints. One app pool (say pool ...
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IIS & multiple server technologies

Ok, so I have a .Net MVC project with routes as follows: /Guides /Articles /Signup I have a website running in Java with the exact same routes, and I would like to start using my MVC routes ...
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iis 7.5 Website permissions

I'm trying to setup permissions on IIS 7.5 running in Win7. The instructions I found are: Ensure all your sites have their own unique Application Pool assigned. In the Advanced Settings under ...
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WinSvr2012, Exchange 2013

I’ve got a Server running Windows Server 2012 Standard and MS Exchange 2013. Everything was running fine, able to access ECP and OWA no problems. I then installed MS Exchange Service Pack 1 and ...
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How can I configure IIS to save log files in a given folder without creating a W3SVCXXX folder under it?

You can configure IIS to save its logs in any folder you want; however, even if you configure this setting at the site level, it will always create another folder under the one you choose, called ...
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Windows 2008R2 IIS 7.5 refuses to load web.config

The message that I receive is "the requested page cannot be accessed because the related configuration data for the page is invalid" (500.19, error code 0x80007000d). After removing utf-8, or adding ...