IIS7 is the version of Microsoft's web server software released with Windows Server 2008.

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Installing RD Gateway on a server with another site already in Default Web Site and listening on port 443?

I have a server running Windows Server 2008 R2, web facing with one website already installed. I would like to also add the RD Gateway services to this machine since it is already accessible form the ...
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Creating a seperate static content site for IIS7 and MVC

With reference to this serverfault blog post: A Few Speed Improvements where it talks about how static content for stackexchange is served from a separate cookieless domain... How would someone go ...
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Can I include the path and query string in an IIS “Error Pages” redirect?

I'm setting up a custom 403.4 handler so that non-SSL requests to my site are redirected to a different URL - and what I'd like to do is to include the script path and query string in the redirect, so ...
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File uploads restart at 30 minutes in IIS 7

The Problem The issue is that uploading a file that takes more than 30 minutes will fail in an unusual way. I've been using Google Chrome for my testing and almost exactly at the 30 minute mark (the ...
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iPhone ActiveSync issue

We have an Exchange 2010 environment running behind an ASA 5510 and I have a weird iPhone (& iPad) connection issue to ActiveSync. When the exchange account is initially added, it says "The ...
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ASP.MVC website production server configuration best practice

When creating a new website on a production windows 2008 r2 server which requires connection to SQL Express should I create a custom identity for the application to run under or leave it as ...
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php-cgi.exe and/or php5.dll crashing - PHP 5.2.17, Win2k8 & IIS7

A specific part of my PHP script crashes randomly and I'm not sure why. The only difference on this page and the rest of the pages, is that I'm doing a PDO SQLSRV call. But 80% of the time there are ...
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IIS Configuration Management… Alternatives to MSDeploy and Web Farm Framework?

In my experience both IIS Web Farm Framework and MSDeploy is doing a really poor job of managing configurations between servers. While the idea behind the Web Farm Framework and MSDeploy is awesome, ...
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Request timed out in IIS7 with Timer_EntityBody and Connection_Abandoned_By_ReqQueue HTTP excecptions

Today we are receiving quite a few exceptions in IIS. We've made no changes to the website or IIS settings. I've verified with all of my team members to ensure this was the case. We have ASP.NET ...
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Single Sign On through Citrix

I have a webserver running Windows 2008 R2 with IIS 7. The server is a member of the domain "mydomain.com". What I am trying to achieve is a SSO connection between the AD users and the web server. The ...
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How can I exceed the 60% Memory Limit of IIS7

Pardon if this is more stackoverflow vs. serverfault. It seems to be on the border. We have an application that caches a large amount of product data for an e-commerce application using ASP.NET ...
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Configure Web Deploy Publishing - Unable to grant user

I have an IIS7 Web Site configured with a physical path pointing to a UNC Share. This works fine. However, when trying to configure Web Deploy for this site (Right Click on site -> Deploy -> Configure ...
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IIS/CF10 index.cfm redirection with multiple port

Got a strange problem.. I setup multiple websites on different ports in IIS 7. I added each site and gave them each their own path. I included CFIDE & Jakarta as virtual directories. When I hit ...
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IIS 7.5 connect to a web site using IIS Manager using the current user credentials

I am trying to use IIS Manager to connect to a site or an application but would like to pass through or use the current authenticated user's credentials. There is only a username and password option ...
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how to configure IIS 7 so partial content requets/range requests on mp4 static files work.

I need help on how to setup IIS 7 so it can handle partial requests/range requests for serving mp4 files so Chrome can position seek and loop video. From what I have read IIS is supposed to support ...
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How do I find the point of failure for a partially unresponsive site?

IIS7 on Server 2008 is responding to request from some locations (mine of course) but not others (a client of course). The problem is intermittent. The client location having the issue has worked at ...
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Why can't I deploy with Web Deploy 3.5?

I'm attempting to use Web Deploy 3.5 in a test environment. It fails with a 404, even though Web Deploy 3.5 is installed on the test server and the Web Management Service is started. I have even ...
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ASP.NET Webapp Works as Full Website, but not as Application

I have a fairly simple ASP.NET (targeting.NET 4.0) web app, which is used as a dynamic request form. I have tested this and it is working as a Web Site within IIS 7 running on Windows Server 2008 R2. ...
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application/json content doesn't get gzip'ed with IIS

We have some rather lengthy AJAX calls in our app, some of which transmit over 100k of data across a rather slow encrypted network. I'd like to enable G-Zip compression on application/json to speed ...
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IIS 7 Copying files to server in differant domain

I have a need to copy uploaded files from an (Intranet) website folder into a network share on a server in a different domain. I have the credentials for a service account on domain B. I am already ...
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IIS ignoring mime-type settings and serving file as application/octet-stream

We added both handlers and mime-types for IIS in the web.config to tell the server how to handle the different types of audio and video files we are using on the site. IIS does not seem to be ...
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IIS7: URL Rewrite vs Virtual Directories

We just converted about 90 virtual directories on our server into rewrite rules in the URL rewrite tool. I don't notice any sort of slowness due to overhead of these rules on the webserver right now, ...
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Graphing/Aggregating IIS Logs from Windows Azure

I've got IIS logging etc enabled in my Azure Web Roles - so they're there in case i want to reference them, but i'd like to pull them all in to somewhere central and run stats across them to get ...
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Requests still arriving to a .Net site that is IP restricted

I think this is an SF question rather than SO, so hopefully I'll find an answer here... I have a .Net 4 web application deployed to both Windows 2008/IIS7 (dev server) and Windows 2008R2/IIS7.5 (prod ...
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ColdFusion HTTP Error 404.17 - Not Found

After installing ColdFusion I got "HTTP Error 404.17 - Not Found" with error code:0x80070032, when I open my admin url i.e. http://127.0.0.1/CFIDE/administrator/index.cfm. My IIS version is 7, ...
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IIS 7 configuration does not lead to expected performances/thread count

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 server running some web services through IIS 7. The web services run in integration mode with .NET Framework 2.0. The web services communicate with each other and with ...
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Serve an external Webdav resources form IIS

I can connect to an external webdav resource after installing from Windows Server after installing the windows desktop experience witch in turn installs the webdav client. I see the webdav folders ...
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Websites (IIS 7.0) unavailable from Internet upon rebooting 1 out of 4 DCs

What happened: We had to reboot one of our Domain Controller (DC), located on the VLAN 1 for maintenance purpose. We have a total of 4 DCs on 3 VLANs, so we thought that wouldn't affect our ...
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How to set global request timeout in IIS 7.5?

We run a Windows Server 2008 VM with IIS 7.5, and on top of that we run Coldfusion 9. After some server performance issues last week, I saw that backlogged requests in IIS were not timing out. We ...
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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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Is there any gain in removing old unused Handler Mappings in IIS 7?

I want to clean up my live server after removing a Classic ASP subset from a live web application. Other than cleaning up configuration, is there any other gains from disabling unused mappings in ...
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Console errors 'Invalid 'X-Frame-Options' of '(DENY || SAMEORIGIN)'

Site iframes are throwing Chrome console errors 'Invalid 'X-Frame-Options' header encountered when loading pages over https. The error is '(DENY || SAMEORIGIN)' is not a recognized directive. The ...
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Client Certificates not working with IIS7

I have been trying to get a webservice we are creating to require client certificates for connections for several weeks and haven't been having much luck. I thought that I would attempt to make a ...
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IE 10 HTTP 401 Error on AJAX POST

I've been chasing down an issue and decided to make the most basic reproduction of the issue possible in hopes that a simplified question will help me resolve this. I am receiving a 401 error when ...
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URL Rewrite error with Web Applications

I am running an ASP.NET 4.0 website using IIS7 on Windows Server 2008 R2. The site has a number of Web Applications under the main domain (~/site1, ~/site2, ~/site3, etc...). Each Web Application is ...
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Popup window opens that asking for username/password On Https pages

I have installed SSL certificate on my server,I am applying https on some selected pages. for this I am using "WebPageSecurity". I have set all required settings in my web.config as per below ...
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Unable to configure samba as MS in windows 2008r2 in ADS security

I am getting the following error when i tried to join samba to Windwos2008r2 in ADS security mode. net ads join "-S" rab "-I" 14.189.194.09 "-UAdministrator%Welcome123" -d0 Failed to join domain: ...
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New Windows Server 2008 R2 WIMP running slower than Windows Server 2003

We recently upgraded a WIMP server from Windows Server 2003 (32 bit) to Windows Server 2008 R2 (64 bit). The new server has significantly better hardware than the old server, yet many processes take ...
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Email encoding on IIS7

All emails sent from the server are displaying Cyrillic letters as weird characters, for example: Можно. Regular alphabet letters are properly rendered. I searched all across the web but was ...
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What happens if iis doesn't have an action defined for an orphaned process?

Within IIS, ApplicationHost.config there was a line <failure orphanWorkerProcess="true" orphanActionExe="C:\action.cmd"orphanActionParams="%1%"/> action.cmd doesnt exist. So in this case ...
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404 Not Found on WCF RIA service call, IsapiModule crash?

IIS is crashing when my application performs the first call to a WCF RIA service. This also happens when I navigate to it directly. IIS Request Diagnostics says the following: ...
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Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Gateway Role and IIS7

I am attempting to setup a RD Gateway for a client. When I first set it up I noticed that IIS did not have the 'Defualt Web Site' so I created it and assigned it an id of 1 and set the bindings to ...
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Securing using SSL multiple web servers behind a single IP address

Background We have number of web servers serving services and pages behind a single IP address we want to use SSL to secure the connection from the clients to those servers. We access the web ...
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Outbound URL rewrite IIS 7 ARR crashing application

I'm having trouble with setting up a reverse proxy outbound URL redirect in IIS 7 with ARR. The domain has 2 inbound URL rewrites and 1 outbound URL rewrite. The inbound ones work fine and I haven't ...
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301 redirects along with URL rewriting to reduce URLs with query params

Okay, so I have URL rewriting set up on my server (IIS 7) so that, for example, http://example.org/p/1234/ is really http://example.org/product/?product_id=1234 (With /product/ containing an ...
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IIS7 ip address blocking error page

We have a website which is protected by IIS7' IP restrictions module. The persons who do not have access get a 403.6 error page from IIS7. But I want to put up a custom error page. I tried several ...
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Getting Python to work in IIS 7 using pyISAPIie

I have been trying for the past few hours to get python working on a test machine. The machine is running Server 2008 SP2 with IIS7 (32 bit). I have nearly all the role's services installed except for ...
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How to configure ARR - Application Request Routing - to run both as web server and as as a gateway or proxy?

I have this IIS7.5 with ARR installed on and configured as a reverse proxy to another server which is running IIS7. On this IIS7.5 I have ASP.NET 4 applications and simple websites installed. Since ...
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IIS Authentication error for some aspx pages who code is in separate source file

I have a website with many aspx pages. Few of the aspx pages have the C# code in a separate file and many of the aspx pages have only HTML. I have deployed the build in Windows 7 (IIS 7) and Windows ...
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IIS Module Inheritance

I am trying to setup an IIS site that has both a public side and a private side. The public side uses anonymous authentication, while the private side uses a custom authentication module that I ...