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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using a self-signed certificate with Amazon SES

I'm configuring Amazon Simple Email Service, I get to the point when I try to send an email and I get the error message: The SMTP server requires a secure connection or the client was not ...
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Catching “request entity is too large” error

I am running a web server IIS 8.0 and using ASP.NET and C#. I have an upload box where the user can upload a file to the server and after a limit of about 50MB, a message appears on a white page: ...
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How do I restrict certificate authentication to specific users on IIS 8.0?

I am using IIS 8.0 on a Windows Server 2012 box. This is not a domain joined machine so Active Directory is not available to me. I've successfully configured certificate authentication. When ...
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request Correlation Id from IIS logs [closed]

I am trying to look into possibility of mapping a correlation id from (MVC/Asp.net/WebApi) hosted on IIS (8.5) with IIS Logs. but I can't seem to find it in logs.. Is it possible?
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Video Streaming Fails on IIS 8

I am using FastCGI with IIS 8 on windows-server 2012. The server is hosting a Django based website. The website works fine until I stream the videos (which are saved in the media folder on the server ...
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IIS 8 Win 2012 R2 - Rewrite redirect not working, page not found, address not changing

I have an MVC4 app and trying to rediret pages so that both http://example.com/about and https://example.com/about direct to https://example.com/about (where about could be any other page also). I ...
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What's the difference between a sessionKey and a key container?

I know how to export/import key containers in IIS using the aspnet_regiis command. Using that, I can export e.g. iisConfigurationKey that is used in applicationHost.config for the AesProvider and ...
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Need redundant IIS server

So I've been tasked with coming up with a solution in case our front end Web server goes down. Its running on a VM, Windows Server 2012. On the backend we're running a Cassandra cluster, which ...
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Find malicious file sending traffic [duplicate]

I'm helping someone with their server. They have 10 websites on the server, it's running Windows Server 2012 and IIS 8. They have three Wordpress sites, and I'm guessing one of them was hacked. ...
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applicure dotdefender ISAPI filter causing pdf issue

I have recently migrated a web server form Server 2008 R2 to Server 2012 R2 The dotdefender application firewall works fine except for one issue. On large PDF ~15MB or more it take anywhere from 1 - ...
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How can I test if an IP address block is working?

I had a hacking attempt from some foreign country trying to scan for URLs like /admin on my server. I wanted to block some foreign countries from accessing my server, so I added IP range blocks to ...
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IIS 8 Duplicate Website

I'm coming from IIS 6 to a new server running IIS 8. I have lots of websites which all run a shared virtual directory for their back end. When a new customer comes online I need to create a new ...
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IIS 8 SSL Stops working Windows 2012 Core

Is there any known bug or cause for an IIS server to just stop serving SSL overnight? The certificate has not been changed for some time and is still valid. Same certificate works on other identically ...
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Windows 2012 Core Extreme memory use on SVCHOST/Workstation service

We have approximately 200 servers, Hyper V, File Cluster, and IIS, that are all experiencing the same issue, an event occurs on the server through normal use that maxes out or near maxes out the RAM ...
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IIS Website access by both hostname and IP address?

If I set up a website in IIS with a hostname (local.somewebsite.com) (having added it to HOSTS file) and also specify an IP address (127.0.0.1), the website is accessible by the hostname, but hitting ...
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Google Chrome Returns err_connection_aborted, all other browsers display site

We're hosting a website with IIS on Windows Server 2012. Normally, the site is accessible from any browser. We're seeing the site intermittently accessible on campus when using Google Chrome. The ...
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Decoupling URL structure from IIS deployment

We have a suite of applications that we'd like to deploy to IIS on Win Server 2012 like this: foo.bar.com => website foo.bar.com/api => api foo.bar.com/another_api => another api etc we deployed to ...
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IIS 8.5 forces incorrect Content-Length header

We have a application that generates PDF files dynamically and forces a download of a the file. This code was working without issue on a Windows Server 2008. From what I can tell it appears that IIS ...
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Centrally configuring IIS 7+ log files

Is it possible to configure the logging behaviour of IIS centrally, ideally at a domain level? Specifically I'm looking at the Log File Rollover settings. Having done some research I haven't been ...
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Using IIS URL Rewrite to redirect from one sub domain to another

I'm trying to set up IIS to redirect traffic from https://sub.foo.com to https://www.foo.com, but NOT redirecting any traffic to https://sub.foo.com/bar. The regular HTTP redirect module doesn't allow ...
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Include x-amz-storage-class Header When Calling Amazon S3 from Web.config

Any time my web app calls Amazon S3, it would be nice to conditionally include the following header. I am using a custom domain mapped to an S3 bucket. key: x-amz-storage-class value: ...
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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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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 ...