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The version of Microsoft's web server that comes with Server 2012 and Windows 8. It adds support for multiple SSL-certs for a single IP (SNI), web sockets, Application Initialization.

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Enabled directory browsing but getting iis welcome screen

I am hosting some sites on my local machine using IIS 8. I've dropped the folders into my wwwroot folder, and I can get to them by entering the machine name, folder, and index.html in my browser. ...
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IIS FTP stopped accepting connections after instance reboot, 421 Service not avaialble error

IIS FTP server stopped accepting connections, returning a "421 Service not available, remote server has closed connection." error message after the instance was rebooted. The problem does not appear ...
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Delayed requests when using ARR with IIS 8.0 on Windows 2012

I've got a setup on Windows Server 2012 R2, using IIS8.0 which passes certain requests through to a custom backend using Application Request Rerouting. The backend is only listening on IPv4 on port ...
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Windows Server 2012 - how do I expose my web site/web server to the global internet? [closed]

So here's the deal! I've done hosted solutions for a long time (Winhost, etc.) but recently craved the power of being on a VPS and setting up stuff on my own. So ISP gave me a box and I am able to ...
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FTP Server on Windows Server 2012: Works on localhost, error accessing folder when using domain

I am trying to setup a second FTP server on a computer running Windows Server 2008 and IIS 8.0. I already have an FTP server accessible with one port, and this one will be accessible on a different ...
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Sending FormData via POST across domains

I have a javascript file that sends a FormData variable to another site as follows: xhr.open("post", "http://host/path/file.php", true); xhr.send(data); The data variable is correctly populated I ...
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Server 2012 R2 IIS 8 MediaWiki Every Other Page Refresh No CSS

I am having a peculiar issue with MediaWiki on both Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 R2 where I have configured version 1.23.4 of MediaWiki and PHP 5.6 nts under FastCGI and for some reason if I ...
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sql web replication ?diag errors

Trying to configure web replication, and running into a number of issues. When running replisapi.dll?Diag, I receive the following errors: CLSID_SQLReplErrors FAILED 0x80040154 replrec.dll classes ...
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IIS 8.5 Securing FTP [closed]

I have a IIS installation on Windows Server 2012 R2. I need to provide FTP access to a website. Its only one person. The easiest way to make it secure is to make an ip-restriction and only ...
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Why is FTP working over one network and not the another?

I have a server which is connected to two networks - both of which my machine is also connected to. One is wired, one is wireless. The server is running IIS's built in FTP server. When I try to ...
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IIS Worker Process is spiking CPU to 100% for 4 sec. on every web request

I have a single .net 4.5 Web Api app running in the Default App Pool. So it is managed code, set to always on, and has only this one web app in it. I am calling {URI}/{Controller}/{ActionName} with a ...
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Using Proxy Protocol with AWS ELBs and IIS 8

I'm trying to move my SignalR application, hosted in AWS behind an ELB on IIS8, to use websockets. After following the steps recommended by AWS (change listeners on the ELB to TCP, enable proxy ...
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Windows server 2012 R2 limiting request data in php

I work mainly with with Linux based servers and Sugarcrm. One of my clients has deployed his suagrcrm instance on a windows server. SugarCrm is a php application that I would normally run under a LAMP ...
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Web Farm deployment of Virtual Directories on IIS8

We have a click once application (and third party click once deployment tool) that requires a path on the IIS server to write to. We have two application servers, both running IIS 8 (on win2012 ...
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Actual minimum RAM usage of Windows 2012 Server + IIS + SQL Server 2014 Express + .NET application server

I currently have a physical server running Windows Server 2008 R2. I am planning to replace it with a cloud-hosted virtual machine running Windows Server 2012. The server needs IIS, SQL Server Express ...
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Make IIS redirect to static html page when Tomcat offline

I have a Tomcat 7 instance behind IIS 8; how do I make IIS return a static (site-specific) html page when Tomcat is offline / not available, etc? The only way I found is with a BonCode setting, but ...
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Override BonCode Tomcat7 connector setting for a single site in IIS8

I have a Tomcat 7 instance behind IIS 8, connected with the BonCode connector installed for all sites — hence the BonCodeAJP13.settings file is under C:\Windows. I need to override some ...
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Subdomain setup in IIS 8.0

I have uploaded my asp.net 2.0 application on a VPS through Remote Desktop. Currently I have added it in IIS as an application in default website & I use www.example.com/myapp to access it through ...
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Can't connect to MSDeploy service from Visual Studio 2013

The Situation I have a hosted server that has our development webserver on it. I have installed the Web Management Service (via Web Platform Installer) and have setup an IIS Management user, setup ...
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IIS 8: to be sure about the right (default) cryptographic service provider

I'm in the process of creating a CSR, and when asked, I must choose the "Cryptographic service provider" (this is my first CSR, so bear with me for anything obvious). The already selected is ...
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IIS Server only accesible on port 80 within network

I have an IIS 8 server running under Windows Server 2012. When it is accessed over port 80, I can access it from within the network. With an internal IP address of 192.168.1.14, I can go to ...
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Password protect single directory in IIS 8

How can I password protect a single directory in IIS 8 under Windows Server 2012 Standard? Example: I want to be able to access mysite.com, but when navigating to mysite.com/secured, I want to be ...
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freenas windows acls folder permissions

We have FreeNAS-9.2.1.3-RELEASE-x64 providing a samba share to IIS (hosted by 2012 R2, if that's relevant) ssasan01# smbd --version Version 4.1.6 The freenas server is joined to an AD provided by ...
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Internal IIS http to https

I have setup a test environment (all Windows Server 2012 boxes) with a Domain Controller and an Exchange Server 2013. On the Exchange Server, I have setup in IIS redirects for OWA. This works fine ...
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Authentication Prompt is Looping Forever on Website Hosted on Internal Server in IIS

I've created a plain HTML file in a newly created web site in IIS. Also, I've disabled anonymous authentication and I've enabled windows authentication. I'm trying to authenticate using a domain user ...
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Display Custom Error on iis 8

I have a big problem, my custom error pages works on the dev machine but not on the server.. my web config is like this: <system.web> <customErrors mode="On" ...
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Random connection failures between IIS8 and MSSQL 2012 in RackSpace Cloud

Background For years I hosted all of my server functionality, including IIS, Apache, MySql, and MSSQL on a single server instance, yikes! As my client base grew this led to persistent SQL Timeouts ...
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direct url to server ip address and port

We have a Windows 2012 dedicated server. There’s a custom service running on port xxxxx which accepts connections from our custom built hardware devices over TCP/IP port. As of now we use ...
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FTP User Isolation with Server 2012 R2

I have a WS12R2 with one FTP site, and I want to enable the user isolation for the users. However, it's instead of try to use the %FTPRoot%\LocalUser\%Username% folder, it's looking for the ...
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IIS Maximum Worker Process spins only two while max is set to four

I've set my Application pool to Start Mode = AlwaysRunning and the Maximum Worker Processes = 4. And I've set Preload Enabled = True on the website. After recycling the AppPool only two workers spin ...
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iis server export bcd file in use

I'm migrating the webserver to a different server. So I tried to export the IIS server into a server package. I've done this before and it worked like a charm every time. Today though this error ...
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IIS marking worker process unhealthy

I am using windows 2012, .net 4.5. I have a web application that can occasionally do heavy processing and keep the server tied down for some time (~ 8-10 minutes). I am seeing randomly that WAS is ...
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Concerns about Migrating from IIS6 to IIS8

We would like to migrate our websites from IIS 6 to IIS 8. I would like to understand if i could face any "additional" compatibility issues when we migrate to IIS 8/8.5 as opposed to IIS 7.
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IIS8 and RDS 2012

I know nothing about IIS, but this should be pretty straightforward. We have setup and deployed Remote Desktop Services on Windows Server 2012. That is working great, internally. I am trying to set ...
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IIS Global Input Options

Recently the site I was working on added language handling in this way: content tailored toward users of a certain language will have urls that start with baseUrl/[a-z]{2}-[a-z]{2}/... (I may be more ...
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IIS8 - HTTP automatically forwards to HTTPS

Currently I am running two sites (each one has an app Pool). One for HTTPS which is called cloud and the other one for HTTP content called headsup. When I browse to the domain.com/cloud it all works ...
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What is optimal IIS threading settings for a Win2012 server that does lots of slower web service calls?

We have a Windows 2012 Server that communicates to lots of other services via SOAP based web services using ASP.Net and .NET 4.5. These services tend to have higher latency (i.e. 2-6 seconds to ...
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IIS App Pool High CPU usage despite no requests

I have recently migrated a set of Windows Server 2008 R2 / IIS 7.5 servers to new servers running Windows Server 2012 / IIS 8. I am experiencing some odd behavior from IIS. We have 2 identical ...
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IIS 8.5, serving corrupt zip files

I have a WS2012r2 web server with multiple sites. We host zip files that are accessed though a direct URL (http://mysite.me/Test.zip"). These files are used to update our software and are downloaded ...
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How to list out Virtual Directories in IIS from the all the websites in PowerShell

I have hit a complete roadblock and cannot figure out how to print out the virtual directories for each website in IIS 8. I keep retrieving Applications and empty null argument errors and just can't ...
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iis 8 already run php but does not run new app

I have an IIS 8 server that already run PHP. I set a sub-domain to the main domain and already I have PHP web applications run with it. sub.mydomain.com/smf is working fine However, I tried to make ...
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IIS 8: Setting the application pool username is ignored

I do this on IIS 7.5: Create an application pool, "testpool", and set the username and password to match one that exists in the AD. Then in powershell as administrator: Import-Module ...
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Not enough storage is available to process this command (IIS Worker Process memory leak)

I have 64bit Windows Server 2012 where I am getting error: Message: Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX} failed due to the following error: 80070008 Not ...
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Display a “Splash Screen” in IIS while server is starting application

Our web app has got pretty hefty, and takes a long time to launch on first load. The end-user sees 15-20 seconds of spinning progress bars until the login page. Once the first user has loaded, it's ...
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IIS Configuration sharing and local settings

I'm reading about IIS confguration sharing and it seems like ok and simple. But I'd like to have some parameters that are specific to a server ex : add header "X-Server:Server1" on Server1 or ...
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How can I configure my ASP.NET application to be navigable by IP address instead of URL?

I thought that IP address would always work for navigation to a Web site with a browser. I have rather recently asked this same question where the answer actually worked. See here Can I browse to my ...
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How to setup Sub Domains with internal and external DNS Configuration

I am setting up a mail server and a few other application servers which will need to be accessed from both inside and outside the organisation via web browser. I would like to create sub domains for ...
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What happened to the ASP.NET account in Windows Server 2012 R2 and IIS 8.5?

I'm making my first foray into setting up an ASP.NET MVC 3 application on IIS 8.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2. This application uses Active Directory & Windows authentication for permission ...
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AppPools hang in IIS8

I am running IIS 8 on a windows server 2012 box with 32 gigs of ram. I have about 50 pools that are all pointing at the same source code for a CMS. These pools are broken down to aprox 10 sites per ...
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IIS integrated mode foreign characters

OK so this has been driving us crazy. We have an application built in ASP.NET 4.0 running on Windows Server 2012 and IIS8. A few pages of our site are translated into multiple languages, notably ...