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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Troubleshooting web server continuous load issue

I am a beginner at managing a web server. And I am trying to learn how to troubleshoot an issue in Windows Server 2008 R2 running IIS 7.5 with a .NET 4.0 MVC website. A website I manage has been ...
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POST from Apache webserver to IIS has 130 second delay in response if using SSL

We have built a simple API using ASP.NET MVC (C#) running on IIS 7.5. The API accepts POSTed values and then returns an XML response. We have one client (using Apache webserver on Linux) that is ...
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Is there any way to disable an ISAPI filter at the application (NOT site) level in IIS 7.5?

We have a number of applications running under a single IIS site, but one needs to run in a 32-bit application pool due to an old library it uses. However, we can't currently do this because there ...
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IIS 7.5 JK connector to Tomcat

I have many Tomcat servers working using an older 32-bit version of the isapi_redirect.dll where I set the Default Application Pool to Enable 32-Bit Applications. On a client's server, they need to ...
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IIS issues challenge on unprotected directory

We've encountered an issue where IIS issues a challenge for all directories on the site, including the ones which are marked to allow anonymous users. This only happens when accessing the site through ...
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IIS7.5 Virtual Directory Wrong Physical Path

I have been fighting this problem for hours, and I can't make IIS (7.5 on 2008r2) do the right thing. Every time I try to go to the photos virtual directory, I get a 404.0 and the physical path listed ...
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Safari, IIS and optional Client Certificates

I've a ASP.Net Webapp running on IIS7.5. The Webserver is configured to accept Client Certifcates. Unfortunately Visitors with Safari Browser are unable to view the Page. Same Problem as described ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 IIS 7.5 Windows Authentication

Previously, when using Windows authentication in an IIS application it would use the application pool identity to access the disk files. This meant the ACLs had to know the application pool identity ...
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Mixed sessions with Classic ASP on IIS 7.5 and Windows 2008 R2 64 bit

Recently had an issues with a server upgrade from IIS 6 on Windows 2003 to IIS 7.5 on Windows 2008 R2 64 bit. We have a number of websites running on Classic ASP. All the sites sit under a particular ...
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Keep getting login requests for ASP.NET app running in IIS 7.5

When I try to access an Intranet site from a client I get asked to login all the time. Then I get a 401.3 error. The site works fine locally on the server. The site has its own app pool, Managed ...
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IIS 7.5 Basic Authentication does not seem to work with virtual directories

IIS 7.5 is running in this server. I have configured IIS Manager User "someuser". On virtual directory "virtdir", which is also an IIS7.5 "app" I have set user "someuser" to allowed (in IIS Manager ...
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ASP.NET APP on IIS 7.5 on windows server 2008 r2 - does not log unhandled exceptions

we have APS.NET application running on IIS 7.5 on Server 2008r2. When developers debug the code in VS2012 web server the unhandled exceptions are logged in EventViewer but when the app is deployed on ...
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virtual directory make file copy operation extremely slow on UNC Path (IIS 7.5 bug?)

When i create a website/virtual directory pointing to UNC path, its make our file copy extremely slow on the UNC path. 6 seconds for file copy (~13 M) on the UNC path without any virtual ...
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Moving a site from IIs6 to IIS7.5

I need to move a site off of IIS6 (Win Server 2003) and onto IIS7.5 (Win Server 2008) as soon as possible. Preferably tomorrow. The site itself is a delightful mix of classic asp (vbscript) and ...
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How to resolve FTP Error “Failed to retrieve directory listing” for Administrator account in IIS 7.5

Using my administrator account, I FTP connected to my IIS 7.5 FTP Site with FileZilla. I was able to successfully upload a file, but I keep getting a "Failed to retrieve directory listing" in ...
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Can Https work without a certificate?

Recently our infrastructure team told our development team that you do not need a certificate for https. They mentioned that the only benefit of buying a certificate was to give the consumer peace of ...
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need help in setting up SPN for Kerberos Authentication

I am using IIS 7 for setting up a website under windows authentication. I am seeing authentication issue which i am almost sure that it is related to kerberos issue and i am wrongly setting up SPN. ...
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How to get a list of sites in IIS 7.5 binded to a certain ssl certificate using command line

Situation: an IIS 7.5 server with 30+ sites and 10+ certificates and a few certificates may be obsolete. Obsolete means they're not binded to the ip:port of any site on IIS. I could check each site ...
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SSL certificate causes VPN connection error

Everyone! My problem - when I create SSL certificate (using selfssl7 or IIS management console), my vpn connection (L2TP with certificate authentication) will not go up (I get error 789). I have to ...
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Performance Issue Between SQL and IIS on Seperate Machines

First time OP on serverfault, but an avid user of stackoverflow. We have two high-specification boxes, both running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. On one we have IIS 7.5, the other SQL Server 2008 ...
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Server too Busy - IIS 7.5

After a month of looking into this, googling, and trying different "solutions" it has me stumped. We have a server with plenty of hardware to support the number of sites we are running on it, however, ...
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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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Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) application + ADFS 2.0 on Classic pipeline mode - Is it possible?

I have a working test application that uses Windows Idendity Foundation SDK and ADFS 2.0 for authentication, which runs on Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.5, Integrated managed pipeline application pool ...
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FTP file locking - randomly

This has only recently started happening - I can't work out why. I'm using FileZilla (latest version) to FTP files up to a Windows 2008 R2 server on IIS7.5. Every 10th (but not always every 10th) ...
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405 - HTTP verb used to access this page is not allowed - IIS 7.5

Good Day, I am struggling with this error when I try to access one of my pages on my site. The error reads in full - 405 - HTTP verb used to access this page is not allowed. The page you are looking ...
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IIS 7.5 redirect user if they are using SSLv2 or SSLv3

I want to redirect all users still using SSLv2 and SSLv3 to a specific page and users with no SSLv3 protocol (TLS 1.x) will no redirect to the page. So how do I detect these SSLv2-SSLv3-only users ...
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Java application server behind IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008

I have a Java application server (GlassFish, indeed, but the problem is the same for any other application server, I guess), running on port 8080. And I have IIS 7.5 listening on port 80 as by default ...
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Can't select IUSR for running a service under

We have a Windows 2008 R2 box running IIS 7.5 which due to a security requirement we need to set the World Wide Web Publishing Service to run under IUSR. I can give IUSR folder permissions just fine. ...
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32bit dll not loading with Enable 32 Bit Applications on IIS 7.5

I have a MVC 3 Web Site referencing a 32 bit DLL. The OS is Windows 2008 R2 x64. The website is in the ASP.NET 4 App Pool. I have turned on Enable32Bit but it doesn't work. I get a Bad Image Exception ...
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How to setup shared folder as virtual directory in IIS 7.5 (cross-domain)

This is my current understanding of how this should be done: (TL;DR for the actual problem, please see the bold text.) Create a folder on you storage server, henceforth known as B. Create a local ...
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IIS 7.5, php pages give 404 error on one site but others (on same server) work fine

I have a working Wordpress intranet site on a Windows 2008r2, IIS 7.5 server. I'm trying to set up a second Wordpress site on the same server. Site-1 and site-2 have the same setup/config but for ...
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Unable to run web application for .Net framework 2.0, 3.5 in IIS 7.5

I am having DELL laptop with Windows 7 professional, IIS 7.5. I have installed .Net framework 2.0, 3.5, 4.0. Some of my old asp.net applications are built on framework 2.0 and 3.5. I tried ...
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IIS 7.5 - Can I Disable NT Authentication if a Certain String Appears in the URL?

Simple question with possibly not such a simple resolution (if at all) Can I turn off NU authentication is a URL contains a certain string? For example, let NT authentication be enabled for all URLs ...
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IIS 7 AppPool logs an error after recycle due to inactivity

We have Windows 2008 RS Server running IIS hosting an ASP.NET site. This morning there was a weird sequence. First a notice that the AppPool was being recycled due to inactivity: "A worker process ...
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Cache Control Headers with IIS 7.5

I'm trying to wrap my head around client side (web browser) caching and how it works in relation to IIS 7.5 cache control headers. In particular: If we want to force clients to reload cached ...
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Server was unable to process request.

I have a vb.net web application that talks to a web service. I get the following error if I try to connect to the web service. System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: ...
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IIS 7.5 , Tomcat 7 - Isapi redirector - Fail Over - sticky sessions

I have two instances of Tomcat 7.0.8 running in the same machine (Tomcat7A and Tomcat7B) and IIS 7.5 acting as front-end load-balancer with isapi-redirector 1.2.31, running on Windows 2008 R2. When i ...
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IIS Advanced Logging Forward to Syslog

I am looking for a method that would allow us to forward the IIS Advanced Logging logs to a centralized log source via syslog or something similar. We are able to perform this currently for the ...
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Is it possible to have IIS require SSL and redirect HTTP at the same time?

Our application currently has a HTTP-redirect to HTTPS. Now we want to completely remove this HTTP-binding because of security reasons, and have our users only use HTTPS by configuring "Require SSL" ...
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Schema folder for IIS resetting its state

I am currently working in a Windows Server 2008 R2 enviroment with IIS and sharepoint installed. I have installed Application Request Routing(ARR) onto the IIS server and it installs some xml files ...
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IIS 7 + Tomcat 7 - how to reach http://localhost:8080/my_app under e.g. http://my_app.local

In brief: IIS 7 + Apache Tomcat 7 + isapi_redirect.dll: I have a deployed and working Tomcat-application available under http://localhost:8080/my_app. I would like to see the same content under ...
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How to catch all wrong (urls) request to my ASP.NET app?

I have an ASP.NET web-site and to catch wrong urls requests and redirect them to homepage I put: <customErrors defaultRedirect="/" mode="On"> <error statusCode="404" ...
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Changing physical path on IIS through appcmd isn't activated

We have come across an issue on IIS 7.5 where we have a simple deploy system which consists of the following: Create a zip-file of new webroot, consisting of three folders: Api Site Manager This ...
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IIS 7.5 FTP and Virtual Directory

Software - Windows 2003 R2 - IIS 7.5 using FTP FileZilla (Protocol=FTP; Encryption=Require explicit FTP over TLS; Logon Type:=Normal; UserName=****; Passwword=****** Currently there are 3 virtual ...
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IIS 7 virtual directory 404 error

I have set up a virtual directory called application under the default website. Inside this, i have a web applcation running. When i browse 80 from IIS and log into the homepage is fine, but then when ...
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IIS 7.5 401.3 Access Denied

I am having this weird issue with IIS 7.5 on Windows 2008 R2 x64. I created a site in IIS and manually created a test file index.html and everything worked. When I try to do a deployment, I copy all ...
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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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Can IIS Express 7.5 run multiple sites/appools defined in applicationhost.config?

I've defined 2 sites in the corresponding applicationhost.config file and try run them using IIS Express from the command line. Unfortunately I'm only able to start one site at the time. My 2 ...
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Website takes longer to respond on new high-end VPS than on old shared hosting

On behalf of my client, I have recently migrated all of their websites over to a high end VPS which they have rented. I have recently optimized several settings as recommended in another question I ...
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IIS 7.5 URL Rewrite domain redirect

I am trying to figure out why the following code does not work. This is a copy of my web.config file: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> ...