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

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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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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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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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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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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), ...
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IIS returning plain Forbidden response. No HTTP code

I'm running a ServiceStack application on IIS. My regular services work fine and have not had any problems with permissions. My new project involves providing generated pdfs. I gave IIS_IUSRS ...
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IIS 7 ARR v3.0 URL Rewrite Different Domain

I need to take requests to firstdomain.com/example/foo/bar and serve up content from seconddomain.com/example/foo/bar but I want the end user to still see firstdomain.com/example/foo/bar in their ...
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In SMTP with BINARYMIME format, can “Data” be used instead of “BDAT”

I have an IIS 7 server that is rejecting the following command, however when I use a non IIS server this is accepted. The Error is: 503 5.5.2 Body type BINARYMIME requires BDAT Based on my reading ...
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can you install iis 7.5 full version on windows 7? [closed]

I have windows 7 professional installed on my pc. I have IIS 7.5 installed, but not sure if that is express edition or not. I deployed my WCF app on the IIS server. kept getting this error message. ...
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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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When Should I Stop/Start an IIS Application Pool?

I was told that every time I refresh our web site, either individual pages or the entire site, I should first stop the application pool, update my website file or files, then start the application ...
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PowerShell Snap-In for IIS 7.0 IIsProviderSnapIn vs WebAdministration

I am attempting to install the Windows PowerShell Snap-In for IIS 7.0 on a server running server 2008 with service pack 2 installed, so I can use the WebAdministration snappin. On Installation I'm ...
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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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Forcing fast stop of IIS 7.5 or app pool

We have a busy webserver handling around 1000 asp.net requests/second. We have a deploy script which copies compiled asp.net from our development box. The script first stops IIS on the production ...
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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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Response time measurements for IIS web application

I have a dot net web application, and would like to measure response time. I currently have two measures. The "inner" measure is made within the web app itself. The "outer" measure is the roundtrip ...
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Domain accounts cannot log into this website - why?

I have re-created an IIS7 site hosting an asp.net application. The old site allowed both local and domain accounts to log in. The new site is working fine for local accounts, but no domain accounts ...
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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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IIS7 and DNS subdomain wildcard redirect

I want to reserve www.mysite.com for a particular directory and *.mysite.com to go to another directory. When I've done this in the past, the wildcard pointed to the same directory as the main site. ...
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Why can't I see all of the client certificates available when I visit my web site locally on Windows 7 IIS 7?

My team has recently moved to Windows 7 for our developer machines. We are attempting to configure IIS for application testing. Our application requires SSL and client certificates in order to ...
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Securing files on IIS 7 and Windows Server 2008 Server

What's the best practice for securing a file on an IIS 7 web application running on Windows 2008 server? I have the following requirements and ideas: Requirements: A authenticated user to my web app ...
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Two ssl certificates on same server with two different IP addresses

I have two Sharepoint web applications running on the same server. We want to use the following IP Address:port configurations: - first site: IP Address: x.x.x.22 port 443 - second site: IP Address: ...
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IUSR not able to access network resources

I have a website which access a network path for images including logos on the website. There is a virtual directory pointing to this network shared folder and I gave anonymous access to this virtual ...
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IIS 7 - Windows Server 2008 combine to make file locked, causing IIS to overload

I have this issue where approximately once a year, one of my images in my asp.net web app becomes locked. By locked I mean you can't read/write/delete it, and if you try to, your remote machine ...
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If an IIS hosted site is secured using Kerberos, can Linux machines connect to it?

I'm running into a problem configuring my IIS 7.0 website in a test environment with Kerberos. I have a trial version of Windows Server 2008 R2 with AD DS, AD RMS, DHCP, DNS & IIS roles installed. ...
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Configure IIS for Exchange Management Console

I'am newbie to IIS and Exchange Server, and I did not know that Exchange Management Console and Exchange Management Shell use IIS, so I removed IIS from my mail server. Now we get emails and we can ...
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perl script running only once on IIS 7 server

I am on Windows 7 (IIS 7). When I run a perl script it works fine once and returns the output to any browser. It takes input from html form and prints the input as text. Upon reload or second run, the ...
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Free Perl for IIS

I'd like to use awstats for website statistics. Is there some free Perl distribution that plays nicely with IIS 7? This is what I've tried: Googling for perl iis yields a lot of tutorials, all of ...
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IIS Powershell : Assign an existing SSL binding to a website

I already have an SSL binding created for one of my websites in IIS 7.5. Now I'm adding another website which listens on the same IP and port (443) but uses a different host header. When I try to ...
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Can we have two or more website hosted on a computer with IIS [closed]

I have an Virtual machine which has R2 2008 with an website which just works fine. I was wondering if there's any way we could host multiple websites on that server. Since its virtual we can add ...
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Very extremely weird IIS\Reporting Services permission issue

Server 2012 Standard Reporting Services 2012 I have 2 URLs for my Reporting Services: http://MACHINE-NAME/reportserver https://domain.com/reportserver When using the local url locally everything ...
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Documentation for native modules in IIS 7.x

I've been working for some time at a super lean IIS 7.5 configuration for a static file serving purposes web site. To achieve this, I've simply stripped the designated web site for all dynamic ...
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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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IIS 7 Exact Match Rewrite

I'm trying to setup a rewrite for my site. I've fiddled with this for days but can't get it to work right. Here is what I'm looking for: Original URL: site.com/searchresults.aspx?categoryid=6 ...
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Newly added IP addresses not selectable for IIS bindings

A colleague of mine added several IP addresses to a server, but these IPs are not appearing in the list to use with bindings. This goes for IIS7 web sites and IIS6 FTP sites. We found this KB ...
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Asp.NET WebApi application gives 404 error when deployed to IIS7

I have an Asp.NET MVC WebApi application that works perfectly in development environment does nothing but return 404 errors when deployed to testing server. Application is Framework 4.5 dotNET ...
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Default error page in SSRS 2008

We are using SSRS 2008. Is there a way to show a default error page if there is an error in the Reporting Services? If so how do I go about doing this? Currently getting the following error..... ...
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Windows authentication vs Android browsers in Windows Server 2008 r2 IIS7

I have a company website which uses Windows Authentication. The site runs on Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7. When we try to access it from mobile, we get mixed results - some browsers do succeed to ...
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Automated IIS backups at the application level?

I'm exploring automated backups when deploying to IIS 7 using webdeploy. I've upgraded to webdeploy v3 after ensuring that Management Service is installed and running under my web server role, all of ...