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

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Why does Response.Redirect does not take direct the browser to the correct domain?

I asked the below question on StackOverflow, and the recommendation was to ask this question in this forum. I have a web application that is hosted on 2 different web servers and a server farm is ...
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How to calculate the “ideal” value for maxProcesses for an IIS 7 web garden?

Reading e.g.: "Does a webapplication run faster when Maximum Worker Processes is more than one?" and "I have flowers... should I get a Web Garden?" and googling ever keywords I can think of, I ...
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What do I need to configure to access a web app deployed on a remote server?

I have deployed a web app to IIS 7 on a remote (intranet, on domain) server. I believe if I use the IP address of that server as the host name in the app's URL, I shouldn't need any DNS or other ...
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Redirect to a different directory - IIS7 ASP.NET MVC web.config

We have a bunch of published URLs that reference a directory called "events" http://www.mysite.com/anniversary/events http://www.mysite.com/anniversary/events/[...] They now want to rename ...
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IIS Hang after moving to locally hosted SQL Server Session States

We have an in-house IIS7 server hosting our various Intranet applications (All coded in .net 2). Its quite a busy server; around 400 users logged in at any given point with peaks of 600+ sessions at ...
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Can't find IIS Rewrite Rule in Config XML

I created a new URL rewrite rule through the IIS manager GUI. But when I browse to the site config XML file, I don't see any rewrite rules even though I have confirmed the rewrite is working. I had ...
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IIS applications appear in appcmd but not in IIS manager tree view

I have some web servers running Windows Server 2008 Std with IIS 7. I've noticed a strange thing about the configuration. I see some Apps and Virtual Directories in appcmd that don't show up in the ...
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how to unblock my https website when its blocked by a specific country?

I have a website, more like a webservice that serve some applications, my service has been blocked in a specific country, only the https version is blocked. i need to keep using the ssl certificate ...
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IIS/SQL Server showing RAM is 100% utilized but Processes add up to less than 15% usage

I have a Windows Server 2008 system running IIS 7 and SQL Server 2008 R2 with 64gb of RAM which is showing 100% of the available physical RAM being used at all times. However, when you look at the ...
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IIS 7 still serves default page on port 80 when I change ports

IIS 7 site xxx.com. Binding: IP address 10.149.120.80 Port 8089 Hostname xxx.com Created DNS record: xxx.com – 10.149.120.80 Site opens when typing URL: "xxx.com:8089" but when trying to reach ...
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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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IIS7 URL rewrite - Path has question mark (not query string)

I need to redirect this: http://www.example.com/?/careers/ to this: http://www.example.com/jobs/ But IIS7 URL rewrite does not recognize the question mark, even if I try to escape it. Is this ...
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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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Slow PDF viewing from my site

I'm running iss 7.0 on server 2008 SP 2. When I open a 20 mb pdf in IE with the adobe plugin or chrome it's unusable slow. Right click and save is near instant. IE is slow enough that a 20 MB pdf ...
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Widows server 2008, iis7. Unable to set up SSL for public use. Possible port issue

I have an asp.net mvc website hosted on IIS 7, Windows Server 2008, on Amazon server I think. SSL certificate is set up and when browsing from the server everything works fine(except for the warning ...
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Always 404 error for dynamic content in IIS on localhost

I am trying to host a website on local IIS in Windows 7. The version of IIS is 7.5. I have enabled every feature under IIS from Windows Feature. My Web application is a ASP.NET MVC 5 application ...
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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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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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IIS7 Application Under Default WebSite

I am trying to install OnTime by AxoSoft. My default website in IIS is our webpage which is configured as inetpub/wwwroot/mainweb. OnTime created a virual directory called 'OnTime' and is installed as ...
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Installing PHP 5.5.6: Can't start php-cgi.exe - MSVCR110.dll is missing

I'm trying to update from PHP 5.3 to PHP 5.5 after downloading the last version from here and I'm having this error: Can't start php-cgi.exe - MSVCR110.dll is missing I've read that I need to ...
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FTP site isolation between different users on different sub folders?

I have a simple FTP site, let say on C:\FTP. Now I need to give permmission to UserA on C:\FTP\UserA and give perm mission to UserB on C:\FTP\UserB. I need to make sure that these access are isolated. ...
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Can browse ftp.microsoft.com but not our own FTP site in IE

We want to have an FTP site that works the same way ftp://ftp.microsoft.com works. We want to be able to browse the FTP site in web browsers. It seems that just recently, users are unable to ...
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IIS Feature Delegation (per group)

Our web.config file on different sites create/edit different configurations. With this being the case, I can't set some of these to "Read Only" in the "Feature Delegation" section in IIS. I'd like to ...
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How do you disable Just-in-Time debugging messages?

In a relatively new installation of Windows Server 2008 R2, there are occasional popup messages about Just-in-time debugging. These may come up in w3wp.exe when a search bot accesses an aspx ...
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IIS refuses connection to localhost and 127.0.0.1

I am unable to connect to localhost and http:// 127.0.0.1 on one of my machines. However http://machinename works. This results in the Windows Token Application being not able to issue tokens, ...
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Windows Serv 2008 R2 - IIS7 redirect ip adress to name [closed]

I am hosting a local site with Windows Server 2008 R2 and i really don't know how client can access to the site with a name "ex: test.com" instead of ip adress. I have search with DNS but i don't ...
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Windows Server 2008 using wrong IP address in IIS7

I have a Windows Server 2008 box with two static IP addresses (192.168.xxx.120 and 192.168.xxx.118) running IIS7 thay hosts ~30 websites. The DNS server on the network is configured to point website ...
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How to redirect or rewrite IIS site with port in URL to URL without port?

I'm not 100% sure if this is the right part of StackOverflow to post this but to me it made the most sense. Sorry if its not! Currently I have a site in IIS configured on HTTPS with port 7500. I can ...
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IIS with multiple roots

Can IIS7 be setup to have many roots? Say I have a local server on our LAN called jupiter. Staff can view their sites via a folder structure such as http://jupiter.example.com/staff/karen. While ...
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Classic ASP site only works if server is open via remote desktop

I have deployed the classic ASP website onto IIS 8 on a server. Now the classic ASP site only works if I have kept the server desktop open via remote desktop. If I close the remote desktop window and ...
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How to change default path to main Web Host address IIS7

I had to change web servers and upgrade from IIS6 to IIS7. I have a main page "www.mymainpage.com" and want www.mymainpage.com/default.asp to be it's resolving path when people search for ...
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IIS 7, websites hang until application pool reset?

We have a couple of websites both installed on Windows Server 2008 R2 and IIS 7 that will occasionally hang unitl their respective application pool is recycled. By hang I mean that the browser will ...
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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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IIS App Pools crashing immediately when set to .NET 2.0 & Integrated Pipeline

We've recently started having an issue where all of our app pools set to .NET 2.0 and Integrated mode are crashing immediately upon starting. Nothing makes it to the IIS log, but the HTTPERR log ...
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IIS SMTP Server as MTA

I have domain xyz.com. I'm sending mail using MTA. through Symantec Cloud. My setup is as follows. [Symantec Cloud]<->[MTA]<->[Local Mail domain] all the mail out side the domain(xyz.com) goes ...
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Microsoft Expression Web fails to publish - “The folder $FOLDER is contained by a server-based site.”

Some of our developers use Microsoft Expression Web to author their ASP and ASP.NET web applications. Our web servers are all built on Windows Server 2008 R2 and IIS 7.5 and come in a group of ...
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ASP.NET MVC 3 and IIS Session Timeout and Null Parameter Exception

I noticed a few errors in my Elmah log that have me somewhat troubled: The parameters dictionary contains a null entry for parameter 'month' of non-nullable type 'System.Int32' for method ...
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Classic asp page generating 404 error in IIS 7

I have an asp.net application running in IIS 7.5. I have a standalone classic asp page that I've migrated from another site that I've now included as part of the asp.net application. I'm hosting the ...
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IIS permissions issue pointing docroot to Samba share

I have an IIS project which is stored on a Samba shared, network mounted with the following line: X: \\my-samba-server\dev /user:freddie Connectivity is fine, can read/write files from X:. In IIS, ...
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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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How to improve Windows Server 2008 R2 to handle many connections?

It has been a few days so far that I am trying to figure how to solve this problem. First of all, I am running a website with an average daily page view of 350,000. Previously, all ads management ...
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How to find IIS default port using command prompt? [closed]

How do I find the IIS Default Web Site's port number from the command prompt?
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IIS 7: One Page Works, All Others Fail With “Error code: ssl_error_rx_record_too_long”

On my local machine, I have a second site bound to Port 81. Within that site is a certain page which I can browse from other machines with no problems, but all other pages fail with "Error code: ...
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Is IISReset /noforce just as kind as “net stop w3svc, IISAdmin”?

My organization has a framework app that runs on a number of client servers, where remote clients connect via HTTP. The server is a Server 2008 r2, usually a VM. Some of these boxes are also acting as ...
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upload process times out for different time zones

I have an inhouse(NY) app that cients can upload files to. Usually uploads go pretty quickly for most clients but this particularly cient in the UK always have problems with uploads. not sure if they ...
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Execute a script on IIS recycle

Is there to tie a script to IIS recycle process so it can be executed before recycle action takes place? The goal of this script would be to take a server out of Load Balancer before the recycle ...
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repair exchange after removing domain controller

I had exchange 2010 installed on a domain controller {same host} (I know). I installed a second domain controller on the domain removed the DC installed on the same machine as exchange 2010. This is ...
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How to change the Max Pool size in IIS 7.0

We just moved servers from Win2k3 to Win2k8 and our migrated application is now throwing: max pool size reached exceptions. How do I configure the max pool size in iis 7.0?
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Web server down in some places in the world for short time

Hello I have a Windows Server 2008 VPS, located in USA with a Web Site (IIS7) that publish contents to Mexico and Argentina. Sometimes I lose connectivity for short period of time (about 5 minutes), ...