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

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URL-Rewrite to One site But not the Other

We have our own domain and have several subdomains. One of the sites needs to be accessed only via SSL, but people are allowed to type http and still arrive there. The URL-Rewrite forces the http ...
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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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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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Certificate does not have a name

I've successfully managed to install an ssl-certificate in IIS, however the 'Name' column is showing as blank even though I entered a friendly name. Is there any way to rectify this? The screenshot I ...
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Site cannot be loaded after transferred to virtual directory

I have a website which is working perfectly now. The location of the website files (in my server) is at C:\Hosting Spaces\admin\www.mysite.com and it's accessible by URL from http://app.mysite.com ...
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Windows: Running EDIT or NANO in SSH or telnet will not allow backspace, other characters

I am using freesshd for SSH on my Windows (IIS) server. When I run editors such as nano or the standard windows EDIT, the editor loads fine but does not respond to characters such as backspace and ...
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IIS ISAPI filter - Logfile rotate

See http://tomcat.apache.org/connectors-doc/reference/iis.html My settings are log_level=info log_file=C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 8.0\logs\isapi.%Y-%m-%d.log ...
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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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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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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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Wordpress: Problem installing on dedicated windows server 2008/IIS7

I'm having trouble with installing Wordpress on a dedicated Microsoft Windows Web Server 2008 R2. I've installed Wordpress Version 2.9.2 from Web platform installer 3.0. After installation when I ...
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Why has my IIS stopped serving .html pages?

I'm suddenly getting a rather strange IIS error on my server: There is no build provider registered for the extension '.html'. You can register one in the <compilation><buildProviders> ...
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Could not connect to remote computer web deploy ERROR_DESTINATION_NOT_REACHABLE

I am trying to configure Web Deploy 3.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard with SP1 installed on it. When I try to validate connection using Visual Studio 2013 to publish a website it throws the ...
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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 ...
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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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IIS 7: Disable authentication for certain client IPs

I have a virtual directory that's protected with basic authentication. I'd like to disable authentication for certain IPs, so that all requests from e.g. 127.0.0.1 are allowed without asking for ...
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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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Blog engine suggestion on IIS7 for multiple domains?

I have a webserver on IIS7. It hosts multiple websites via host header redirects. I want to install one installation of some blog engine, such that I can host one or more blogs per domain. For ...
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Setup IIS 7 for multiple CMS instances

We have a CMS application that currently is hosted under domain, and each of our clients have a sub domain to point to their version of the software. This is all hosted in IIS as 1 website, and the ...
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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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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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How to view local site on mobile? [closed]

I have a windows 7 laptop and a phone, both connected to my home wifi network. I have a local site running on my IIS7 windows laptop. If I type localhost, I can see the default page. The problem is ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Impact of Server Restart in Application pool

The question is small. I just want to know, is there any effect of server restart on my IIS application pools? Will the application pool be recycled on server restart?
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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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How to kill a particular in memory session in IIS console?

I need to kill a user session if it's causing trouble on the web server due a web application bug as a quick workaround. Is it possible to kill only a particular in memory user session from the IIS ...
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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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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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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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Images not Rendering on IIS7 Running ASP.NET MVC App

The site 63.208.1.26/FreightRateCentral is not rendering images. Chrome reports HTTP 404 for each of them. This is a fresh install of Windows 2008 R2 and IIS 7. At first, I thought that it was a ...
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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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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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Redirect multiple browser requests to one site with IIS URL request

we have a web server with several websites. Of these, only one site has real content, the other sites are used to redirect requests to the content site. This is done by the IIS http redirect. ...
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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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iis 7 log file directory

under my log directory I have a list of subdirectories: W3SVC1, W3SVC2, W3SVC3, etc, etc. How do I match those folders with each website on IIS?
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SSL Certificate issue on renewal in IIS 7

I have an SSL certificate that expires on Februray 15, 2015. What if I install new certificate on my server on Feb 10, 2015. Will my certificate work with new renewed certificate on Feb 10 as my old ...
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web.config URL access and rewrite

I'm trying to clean up some URLs to a bunch of PDF files. Right now, you access a PDF by visiting the following: http://www.mywebsite.com/sites/default/files/reports/2010_Audit_Summary_Report.pdf ...
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IIS7 Compression CSS files only compressed when dynamic compression is enabled

If anyone can help it would be appreciated. I would like to enable compression for static files within IIS7 (for the sake of simplicity I'll just refer to static css files for the time being). The ...
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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 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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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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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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PHP CGI on IIS7 crash

I see an application error message in Windows Events Manager by PHP CGI every alternate hour. The message details are: Faulting application name: php-cgi.exe, version: 5.3.6.0, time stamp: 0x4d81eb28 ...