IIS is Internet Information Services, the web server included with Microsoft's Windows Server operating systems. This is a generic tag. Wherever possible please use a *version-specific* tag, such as [iis7], [iis7.5], etc.

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How to enable static GZip compression for versioned “/style.css?v=1” resourcess in IIS?

Google PageSpeed reports that files like .css and .js are compressed, but .css?v=1 and .js?v=1 are not. How to enable static compression for files that have a dynamically changing version number in ...
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IIS8 - app users not added to IIS_IUSRS

In IIS7, application pool identities were automatically added to the IIS_IUSRS group. With IIS8 and 8.5 this no longer seems to be happening. I have checked numerous servers with the command: net ...
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IP restrictions and Domain Restrictions & Returned Status Code?

We are using IPDR which is working perfectly in the sense that its blocking what we are expecting it to block and allowing those things it should allow. What we are baffled with though is why its ...
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IIS 8.5 Increasing Session Timeout

I'm trying to debug and error in an ASP.NET application deployed to IIS 8.5. Users noted that Google Chrome was hanging and displaying an Aw Snap notice when hitting submit on a form. The ...
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IIS with ARR (Reverse Proxy) - How to “ProxyPreserveHost”?

I have to set up an application behind some frontend webservers. My application works fine, when I use apache as reverse proxy with mod_proxy and ProxyPreserveHost=on. From the Apache Documentation: ...
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IIS WAS error with eventId 5172 causing AppPool instability

I have an intermittent problem with an IIS site going offline a few times per month. The Event logs show the following errors: Source : WAS EventID: 5053 Message: The Windows Process ...
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ECP/OWA Not accessible, something went wrong

I have an Exchange server (2013 SP1 on 2012 R2, CAS and Mailbox Server roles) which was working very fine till this morning. Today I decided to add Windows Server Essentials role in order to enable ...
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IIS Outbound Bandwidth 2008 vs 2012

I'm working on a project to upgrade web servers to 2012 from 2008. I have the 2012 machines built up and ready to go with site code cloned from the current production 2008 machines, but when load ...
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Redirect old directory to new directory IIS [closed]

We used to have our website on a directory like this www.example.com/web/ and now we moved to IIS and removed the "web" directory. How do I redirect the requests from www.example.com/web/ to ...
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Apache rewrite rule to iis

I am trying to move site on apache to iis 8.5 All is ok, but 1 rule failes my site to run properly RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !\.(js|css|jpg|jpeg|gif|png)$ [or] RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ...
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Web deployment failing on IIS 8.5

I'm trying to get Web Deploy setup on an IIS 8.5 server running on Server 2012 R2. When attempting to deploy from Visual Studio I get the following error: Web deployment task failed. (Could not ...
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IIS Rewrite using IIS Manager

Hi there I am attempted to do a proper IIS rewrite utilizing the IIS manager credentials my hosting provider has given me. I have no experience with this and the articles I have read online so far ...
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Using both DNS and host headers, point to a sub-folder within an existing website

I have an existing website that is a ASP.NET website: www.example.com This website is served by IIS at say the folder: c:\websites\example.com\www\ Now I want to use another domain name for a ...
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MS-Word 2016 crashes when trying to open a file in protected view from a local webdav server

I have a local webdav server running under IIS (although we discovered the problem when running our own webdav server). Starting last week ( and following an update to office ) Word crashes when we ...
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How does Application Request Routing handle failed requests?

I've got a two-server rig that is load balanced using a round robin algorithm that IIS governs via Application Request Routing (and the URL rewrite feature). I've reviewed some of the documentation ...
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Windows/IIS response time doubles every 10 days, resets on reboot

I'm running MediaWiki 1.23 on the following machine: Windows Server 2008 R2 IIS 7.5 PHP 5.4.34 Separate database server with MySQL 5.6.26 I was previously running this setup on a ...
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.NET Globalization in IIS

I am hosting my webpages in a self management Vps environment and i need to use Greek-Greece (el-GR) in my server instance. Within .NET Globalization in IIS i have set both the Culture and the UI ...
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Add existing asp.net to IIS

I have zero experience with IIS and have to be able to load an existing asp.net application onto it (or any web server that can handle asp.net just fine). What's the best way of taking a document of ...
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Failed Request Tracing and performance

Enable Failed Request Tracing is good pattern &practices for a Production Environment ? issues about performance ? Failed Request Tracing
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Long latency on Windows/IIS virtual hosts

We have a development server on which we have about 10 identical virtual sites. Whenever we pull up one of the sites, it is very slow (up to 30 seconds for the login page to show up). Once logged in, ...
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IIS ARR adds random delay to responses

We have some web applications on different servers and another IIS for routing requests to application servers based on domain name using ARR. We always get response times about 10-15 milliseconds for ...
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Prevent Coldfusion server from writing uploaded files to disk

Coldfusion writes uploaded files to it's temporary folder, where the cffile tag will pick it up. However I want my server to ignore uploaded files and not have them written to disk at all. How can I ...
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Allowing IIS_IUSRS to encrypt & decrypt files [closed]

I have a simple ASP.NET site (on Windows Server 2012 R2 & IIS 8.5) for uploading files to a server. I would like to automatically encrypt these files using Windows' built-in Cryptographic Service ...
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Allow user-agent string in IIS 7.x / IIS 8.x

I found Request Filtering -> Rules in IIS where I can specify which user-agent string I can block. But how do I tell IIS which user-agent strings to allow?
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Why am I getting a 502 error with ARR only when SSL is enabled?

I have a configuration with ARR on a front-end server and an IIS (8) web farm behind it. SSL is enabled with the same certificate on the ARR server and the IIS web farm servers and I am not using SSL ...
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ARR Redirecting Rule (ERROR 404)

Well I'm using ARR to make IIS act as a front-end to Tomcat where my application is. The rule I'm using is working only for the first index page and that would be it. Rule is Patter (Wildcards) ...
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IIS timeout for active connections

Is it possible to set a timeout for active connections in IIS? I know that you can set a timeout for idle connections. What leads me to ask this question is a scenario with a load balancer in front ...
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Trying to get a list of websites in IIS by filter, with some properties

Our billing department wants a report of the websites we host for a certain client. The NAME of their sites (what shows in IIS) are all set up to start with a certain string, i.e. "(CLIENT) ". They ...
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How to increase IIS 5.1 or IIS 6 Output Caching Volume?

In IIS 7 we have an option Output Caching to increase the volume of IIS cache. How can we increase IIS 5.1 or IIS 6 Output Caching Volume?
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Exchange Server 2010 Rare Event ID 3

When attempting to use the Exchange Control Panel I receive the following error pop-up: Sorry! We're having trouble processing your request right now. Please try again in a few minutes. In event ...
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Multiple ssl certificates in IIS without SNI

We are hosting a service on https and have 2 certificates CN=server.internalDns.domain.com CN=server.externalDns.domain.com We would like to generate multiple bindings on the default web site ...
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IIS serving pages super slow

Different times of day IIS (7, windows 2008) starts serving pages extremely slow. I checked through the LOG's of IIS and did not find anything...I disabled all the robots from scanning the site but to ...
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Website/Server down for maintenance - Redirect to 'Landing Page'?

I have been given the task to make it so when customers try to access their websites while maintenance is taking place (Whether on their website, or taking the whole server offline) they are ...
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PHP extensions not loading on IIS

Calling a function that loads an extension (curl, mysqli, etc.) throws a PHP fatal error. I've looked all over the internets but all the things found did not resolve. Here is a list of findings and ...
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Must web directory be shared for IIS Windows Authentication?

I have a intranet site running on IIS 7.5 with Windows Auth. If I don't share that folder with "everyone" then users are prompted with many login requests and it ultimately doesn't work at all. If ...
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IIS - Rewrite with PowerShell

I want to add a URL redirect rule to a specific Web.Config/Site. I know how I can do it with the GUI. I know how I can do it with the Web.Config. (The URL Rewrite Module is installed) But how can I ...
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IIS7 (Azure) HTTP -> HTTPS redirect fails with certain query strings

These are how my rules are setup for a NodeJS application running on Azure: <rewrite> <rules> <clear /> <rule name="Force HTTPS" enabled="true" ...
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Why is IIS asking for NTLM over and over

When running a website localy on IIS every request requires NTLM authentication over again. When running on server it's not as bad, but still requests more than once for a batch of requests all used ...
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Separate TLS control for MSSQL & IIS

We have a system that needs to provide both database and web services. We want to lock down the TLS security settings to the highest degree possible. It's running MS SQL 2008 on Windows Server 2008 ...
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How do I measure initiated SSL connections per second on IIS?

I am running a stress test on a web application that is being proxied by IIS/Win2008R2 and want to measure the number of SSL Transactions Per Second going across it. In production I have a F5 load ...
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Trouble getting IIS 8 Initialization working

I'm running IIS 8 and I'm trying to initialize my intranet MVC project when it is restarted. I am working off of this answer but I can't seem to get it to work. I see the IIS worker restarting when I ...
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Too many IIS connections to self

I have a server 2012 running IIS 8.0 and Ektron 9.10. Often at various times, the netstat output shows several thousand connections from port 80 to various other ports on the same server. It's as if ...
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How to setup SSL on an IIS development server?

Our team has a Windows 2008 server which is used primary for a common IIS dev box. I want to enable SSL on one of the websites on IIS, so that it can only be accessed via HTTPS. I created a ...
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Can't connect to FTP with basic auth

We cloned a machine and are trying to set up our FTP server on a new domain. The FTP server is very basic. It is set up to allow basic auth, no anonymous, and allows read and write to all users to ...
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Multiple sites under one subdomain

We currently use a dev site for one of our web apps, dev.domain.com. I'd like to add other dev sites to this subdomain. For example, our mobile dev site would be dev.domain.com/mobile and our api ...
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Redirect HTTP to HTTPS using IIS is not working for SharePoint Site

I have a Web Application. Its AAM is as follows- Zone Public URL for Zone Default http://sharepoint:46543 Internet http://abc.something.com Custom https://abc.something.com ...
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server side includes on iis: unicode support?

Using server sides includes (.shtml files) on IIS (7.5 & 8.5), it appears its <!--#include file="filename"--> directive does not handle properly the byte order mark (bom) of included file if ...
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Server is sending back text/html instead of javascript files

I have done a rewrite on the server using these conditions: AngularWildCard: (.) - rewrite to appjs/views/ AngularCondtions: (appjs/modules/.|appjs/agent/|appjs/user/.|content/.|scripts/.) - none ...
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How to get “Physical Path Credentials Logon Type” for site and application?

I have an IIS 8 website setup with an application within. Using Powershell how can I get the "Physical Path Credentials Logon Type" setting (defaults to ClearText) for both the main site and the ...
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IIS Intranet Users Login

I have a web application deployed in IIS 7. I want to configure it so that others from all intranet Domains can login to the web application. Here are the things I've done: Enabled IIS Windows ...