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

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How to rewrite Rejected-By-Urlscan in IIS7

I'm migrating an ASP.NET app from IIS6 to IIS7 and in doing this I'm also porting my rewrite settings from Intelligencia.UrlRewriter to using IIS rewriting. In have some problems with ...
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How do I get Nginx to pass authentication on to IIS as a reverse proxy?

I have the following setup in my Nginx (1.2.6 on Windows 7) conf file: location ~ ^/FOO/(.*)$ { proxy_pass http://server_two:8888/FOO/$1; } On server_two I have IIS7 running a WCF service ...
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IIS7 - Restrict access to an intranet site to a specific group of users

I have an ASP.NET site running in IIS7 on a local intranet. I want to restrict access to this site to a specific group of users. I think I should be able to do this by using Windows Authentication ...
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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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Excel cannot access the file with IIS7&Windows Serer 2008 R2(64bit)

I have a web project in .NET 4 that needs to access an Excel file, but it ends up with the following error message: Error occured during file generation.Microsoft Excel cannot access the file ...
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What is the downside to sticky sessions with load balancers?

We have a web farm of IIS7 machines which work great. In front of them is an F5 Big-IP hardware load balancer, also working fine :) Currently we're using an ASP.NET State Service to handle our ...
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IIS Sites often goes down and comes up after App Pool recycle

We are hosting about 40 sites in our environment and on a daily basis some sites are going down and after app pool recycle we are able to bring the sites up. We are using .net 4.0 as framework and ...
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Passive FTP on Windows Server 2008 R2 using the IIS7 FTP-Server

Hello serverFault-community! During the last few days I have been setting up a Windows Server 2008 R2 in a VMware. I installed the standard FTP-Server on it by using the Webserver (IIS)-role. ...
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IIS 7 Url Rewrite Not Working

Inbound IIS7 Url Rewrite Rule not working Below is the URL Rewrite rule I've defined. <rewrite> <rules> <rule name="Redirect domain.co.uk to www.domain.co.uk" ...
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Web Deploy to IIS7 fails with 401 (Unauthorized)

we have IIS7 running on Windows Web Server 2008 R2 and it's set up to support Web Deploy. It worked fine when we used the default Administrator account. We recently disabled this account (for security ...
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install IIS Advanced Logging from commandline

I'm trying to install IIS Advanced Logging via downloaded 64 bit msi, but noninteractively from the command line. Supposedly AdvancedLogging64.msi /quiet should do the trick, but it seems to be ...
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error in IIS7 but not on IIS6

I have a website that is we are now deploying to windows 2008 servers that has worked in the past on IIS6 without a problem. It is using .net 2 framework. Most of the website works. Just when we ...
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Error 404 when accesing newly created ASP.NET website on IIS 7.0

I've created an ASP.NET website and published it to a file from visual studio. Then I've copied my folder to the inetpub\wwwrot directory. Next under IIS I've converted this folder to the application. ...
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w3wp.exe using 50% CPU time when website is not doing anything

I've got a Windows Server 2008 running IIS 7 with a number of different website each with there own application pool. Occasionally each one of these sites will fire up a w3wp.exe process when nobody ...
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cannot connect to MS FTP 7.5 on Windows 2008 on Amazon EC2 instance

I have just installed the MS FTP 7.5 upgrade on my Windows 2008 Server (Service Pack 2) running on an Amazon EC2 instance. In the FTP Firewall Support settings for the server in IIS Manager I have ...
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IIS 7 - “Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage” when anonymous access is turned off

I've got an ASP .NET website running on IIS 7. I'm trying to use Integrated Windows Authentication but having a hard time with IE. In IIS, I've enabled Windows and Forms Authentication and disabled ...
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IIS 301 permanent redirect goes into infinite loop

I would like to replace my old domain (oldsite.com) with (newsite.com) and permanently redirect my users. I have the following in my application web.config file: <rule name="Redirect to new site" ...
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ISS 7 - how to know when user have shut down an app?

Is there a log file, which contains the user actions made inside IIS 7, like shutting down an app, cleaning the app pool, restart the server ?
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Active Sessions Performance Counter for Web Server

I would like to monitor the number of active sessions for my ASP.Net 4.0. It is hosted on IIS7 Windows 2008 Server. When I looked at the Performance counter, I saw many instances. How could I know ...
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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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iis 7 response slow even on localhost with a text file

My server (windows 2008 r2) began serving files really really slowly in IIS 7 after I rebooted the machine. To test what was causing this I created a file "test.txt" on the site directory and ...
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How to most effectively implement “wakeup scripts” for ASP.NET sites in IIS 7.0

I have a SharePoint site and a custom ASP.NET site both sitting in IIS 7.0. I'm trying to implement a wakeup mechanism for after the app pools recycle each morning to cache the app pools and avoid the ...
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Using URL rewrite module for http to https redirect

Following ruslany's suggestion on the URL Rewrite Tips page here, I'm trying to use URL Rewrite to redirect http:// requests for my site to https://. I've written and tested the rule using a test site ...
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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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IIS7 SSL Cert replaced, still sending old expired cert to browser

Previously I had a SSL Cert from another company. It expired last night. I purchased a new one this morning, deleted the first one from the server under "Server Certificates" and created a new ...
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IIS 7 being extremelly slow

Using: IIS 7 Windows Server 2008 PHP 5.3.13 I'm not sure what's going on on my server, but sometimes its extremely slow serving the pages. Not sure if it can be related with the usage of RAM ...
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IIS 7 Redirect from HTTP to HTTPS fail with ampersand in URL

IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 I have added the following rule to my web.config to redirect all incoming request to HTTPS <rule name="HTTP to HTTPS redirect" stopProcessing="true"> ...
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How do I correct configuration issues with the Kerbauth module for use with Exchange Powershell?

The Kerbauth module in IIS (where the binary is located in c:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange\v14\bin\KerbAuth.dll) has a missing path, and isn't marked as "native". This seems to be a problem that ...
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ETW provider guid for failed request tracing events

Does anyone know if IIS emits failed request tracing events as ETW events? I would like to listen and consume failed request tracing events emitted in IIS, using an ETW listener. If IIS does this, ...
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Is there a way to turn off impersonation for ISAPI extensions?

Is there a way to configure IIS7 to use worker process identity instead of authenticated user when running ISAPI extension?
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IIS reports a System.Runtime.Serialization.SerializationException when trying to load a dll

I've been fighting with IIS the last few days and the error that IIS generates is: Exception: System.Runtime.Serialization.SerializationException Message: Unable to find assembly 'FluentNHibernate, ...
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Bad request - Invalid Hostname Error when using ARR IP address

I'm trying to setup a simple ARR system. I have 1 ARR machine load balancing between 2 APP servers. I can reach the app sites if i use the server name of the ARR machine. (http://arrserver/app) But i ...
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Why does any .php page give me a 404 error on Server 2008 with IIS 7.0?

I am using FastCGI to setup PHP. I've followed the instructions on the iis.net website. I added the handler mapping, edited the php.ini file as specified. None of it works, I just get a 404.0 error ...
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The application attempted to perform an operation not allowed by the security policy

I ran this command on the server that has the share of code that my local IIS site set to (Via UNC to that share): http://support.microsoft.com/kb/320268 ...
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Windows Server 2008 IIS7 - page requests randomly hang or timeout

I've just installed a fresh copy of Windows Server 2008 x64 with IIS7 and PHP (fast CGI). However, I'm noticing that after moving my web site from a similarly specified machine to this one, I'm ...
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Recycle remote IIS app pool from the command line?

Is it possible to recycle an IIS7 app pool from the command line, on a different machine? I've found APPCMD (appcmd recycle apppool my-app-pool), but it only operates on the host it's run on, AFAICT. ...
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IIS7 500 error on asp.net MVC web application

I have published my asp.net mvc application to my Server 2008 machine running IIS7. When trying to view the site from another machine I just get a 500 internal server error. The application runs just ...
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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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How to prevent IIS from sending a null response when it can't find a default document?

When I try to access an URL that points to a directory that doesn't contain a Default Document, IIS 7.0 sends me this response: HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: Microsoft-IIS/7.0 X-Powered-By: ASP.NET Date: ...
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IIS 7.5 Manager crashes when adding a custom error page

I'm running a local IIS 7.5 server in Win 7 Pro, and I'm trying to add a custom error page for 403 responses. When I click OK to add a custom error page for my site, IIS Manager just vanishes. The ...
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Non-domain IIS using domain user for AppPool identity?

Is there any way to get IIS7 on a non-domain computer (a Windows 7 development VM in this instance) to use a domain account for an AppPool identity? I can input the credentials (domain/username, etc.) ...
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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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What Does 'HELO_LH_HOME' Means In Spamassassin's result?

I'm trying to send emails from PHPMailer using php on my IIS server. But My emails are going to spam, So I've used spamassasin to detect what is wrong? and here is the result: pts rule name ...
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Authenticated User Impersonation in Classic ASP under IIS7

I've recently moved one of our servers from Server 2003 and IIS6 to Server 2008 R2 and IIS7 (technically IIS7.5 I suppose). In doing so I am transitioning a small account management tool written in ...
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Moving from ColdFusion 8 to ColdFusion 10 - Migration Fails

After having made several attempts to migrate from a ColdFusion 8 Standard server to a ColdFusion 10 Standard server, it feels like I am "almost" there. I'm using the 64 bit installer from Adobe's ...
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Background intelligent transfer with IIS server

I need help with setting my IIS server for BITS upload. i want to upload and download files from the virtual directory i have assigned to one of my websites. but i m not able to upload and download ...
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IIS aborts request thread with status 995

We have a site where we have trouble on our production server, but not on my dev machine with request beeing aborted (hence, zero response). It fails after exactly 1:19 minutes each time, and the ...
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IIS 7 - 403 Access Denied error on wwwroot trying to redirect to /owa

I'm trying to setup a redirect from http://mail.mydomain.com to https://mail.mydomain.com/owa. I've been unsuccessful in doing this by using IIS's HTTP Redirect so I looked to other options. The one I ...
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Windows Error Reporting and IIS7 on Windows Server 2008

In a windows webservere I'm trying to get a memory dump of a failing IIS 7 worker process (w3wp.exe) with no avail. In the Event Viewer I get the following. Faulting application name: w3wp.exe, ...
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IIS7 folder permissions

I build a basic WCF service that I now want to host in IIS7 under Windows Server 2008 R2. I added the service as an application under the default web site but whenever i try to run the application I ...