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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Server Error on asmx application trying different file

Right now I'm trying to bring back to life an existing IIS server (I have the files from a broken server). After selecting the root, several ASP files work correctly, but I have an application with ...
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Disabling IIS url Scanner

I have found here how I can remove the module - but I will still need this module in the future. Is there some way I can disable it temporarily and then enable when I need it? Or to temporarily "...
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HTTP Error 403.502 - Forbidden

my website is hosted on a dedicated windows system with plesk. very often i faced that error. i have contacted with host support, but they can't help. then i search google and found on this page: ...
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network device enrollment service greyed out

I've recently installed AD Certification Authority on one of our DCs. It acts as a subordinate enterprise CA, the Root CA is a standalone offline root CA and there is no connection between those two ...
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502 3 12152 Error after upgrading Django version

After upgrading to Django 1.9 from 1.7, and upgrading a number of other python libraries related to Django and my web service, I get a 502.3 12152 error in IIS logs. Looking that up, the error ...
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Unable to restart IIS Website from Other Server

We are using Jenkins as our Continous Integration Server. One of our project requires restarting IIS website on other Server. We can use "cd %windir%\system32\inetsrv appcmd stop site /site.name:xyz" ...
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IIS 6 on Windows 2003 to IIS 8 on Windows 2012 migration RSS

We are migrating applications on Windows 2003 IIS 6 Webfarm to IIS 8 on Windows 2012 as W2K3 has reached EOS. We have a single website under which there are 40 applications on a intranet web farm (4 ...
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web server / iis won't install on server 2012

I'm trying to install Web server role / iis to my dynamic Windows 2012 cloud server but keep getting the following errors: If I have the following not installed and try to install web server / iis 8....
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aspnet JIT compilation killing the servers

I have Win2012-IIS servers hosting ~25 aspnet/c# webapps each, and there is a performance problem with the aspnet JIT/just-in-time compiling. When the JIT operation starts automatically, after a code ...
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IIS website (.asmx service app) is only reachable by IP, but not by domain/host name

I have a Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 installed on it. I have just one website configured which is the default web site. It contains an application which is configured as follows: The physical ...
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Can I point a subdomain to an Apache server and the main domain to an IIS server?

Suppose I have 'example.com' and want it to be pointing to an IIS server, to reach my ASP app. Can I also have sub.example.com pointing to an Apache server (physically on a different computer, with ...
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IIS Application Server vs Web Server

When I install IIS 8 on Win Server 2012, I need to tick on both Application Server role and Web Server (IIS) role. Then when I proceed, I need to tick Web Server IIS Support under Application Server ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 port 443 open, stopping IIS doesn't work

Sorry for the bad wording in the title, 'doesn't help' is not allowed as a title, I am definitely able to stop IIS. While trying to install VisualSVN I ran into the problem that port 443 was already ...
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IIS sub-domain reverse proxy based on host name

I have a virtual machine in azure running three self hosted applications (not hosted in IIS) on three different ports. I can access them at the urls below: my-server.cloudapp.azure.com:8080 my-...
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how do i set up iis to have a website and multiple services using the same domain?

I am using Windows Server 2012R2 and want to have urls like the following for my web site and for services. Something like www.myname.com, www.myname.com/service1 and www.myname.com/service2 Is ...
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How to automatically register IIS service into DNS

I would like to have IIS service running with identical content on two Windows 2012 servers. Servers are only accessible from the intranet. The goal is that if service is running its name (FQDN) can ...
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Migrating IIS6 to IIS8 User Keyword Search Term Going Cross Session

We have an in house ecommerce storefront that was running on IIS6 (2003 Server) and we moved it to a default setup on IIS8. Now, when a visitor enters a keyword search term, that term is being used ...
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migrating to IIS 8.5 - There is a duplicate 'system.web.extensions/scripting/scriptResourceHandler' section defined

So I have a Asp.Net 3.5 application which I am migrating to some new IIS 8.5 servers from IIS 7.5 and when I run the below command to find out whether or not Anonymous authentication is enabled, I get ...
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How to encrypt emails sent from Windows Server 2012 SMTP IIS 6.0

I'm running an SMTP server through IIS 6.0 on my Windows 2012 Server, and would like to make delivery of emails to be encrypted. I have attached an SSL certificate to the server and set Require TLS ...
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Obtaining a Crash Dump from a dying IIS ASP.NET Worker Process

(Not sure if this is an IIS problem or not, so if this is better suited for SO I'll happily move it...) We have an IIS-hosted application that is sporadically dying, and the event logs claim that the ...
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C# Web API is called by CICS cobol over https and it returns 403.16 error

A C# Web API is called by CICS cobol over https and it returns 403.16 error. The mainframe is the HTTP Client. This works with http but not https. A 403 forbidden access error occurs on the Web ...
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Is it possible to set up a 'wildcard' subdomain in IIS so that any subdomain can be used and routed by the application?

My first question on ServerFault..be gentle :) Is it possible to set up a 'wildcard' subdomain in IIS (assume version 7 or later) so that any subdomain can be used and routed by the application? For ...
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Using SSL certificate issued by Godaddy for localhost website

I have a Godaddy SSL certificate that i want to use on localhost, however the certificate is issued to example.com and if i use that it definitely gives a certificate mismatch error. Is there any ...
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Accessing self signed SSL website in iis remotely shows error in ie

I have created a self signed SSL in IIS for the default website. I have used the solution here to get rid of certificate error while accessing the site locally however the requirement is that the ...
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IIS time-taken and \ASP.NET\Request Execution Time relation

I am aware that the IIS log entry time-taken field will also report network-time (under certain conditions). I use the PerfMon counter \ASP.NET\Request Execution Time that reports The number of ...
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php-cgi.exe CPU load jumps after MySQL Backup

I'm running Windows 2012r2 on a new server, with Plesk 12.5 and MySQL 5.6 installed. There's a backup script which takes a DB dump and zips website data files that runs each day. However, it brings ...
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Can Windows Nano Server host an MVC 5 (or older) application?

I know that Nano Server is improved to host an ASP.NET 5 MVC6 application, but I would like to know if I can also host an MVC5 application with IIS running
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AppInitialize not firing in WCF Service Application on WIndows Server 2012

We have some WCF Service Applications which are deployed to Windows Server 2012. In these services, there is a class called Initializer in the /app_code/ folder. This class is as follows; public ...
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Is it possible to create an application pool specific to a folder underneath a website in IIS?

Goal: add a separate application pool to a subfolder within a web site. What I've tried: Create an Application in IIS, point the Physical Path to the folder located under the site (%systemroot%\...
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IIS ssl not working on osx/ios safari video stream

My IIS8.5-server is reverse proxying to my server which is streaming a video from database. My video streams fine on https with chrome, and i have enabled partial content accept ranges on my server. ...
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Moving Dynamics CRM 2011 Application Server

As part of a consolidation exercise, I've been asked to move a dynamics CRM installation. I've searched online but could only find how to move the CRM DB and not the app/IIS site. Has anybody got ...
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IIS ftp server issue from command line

I'm trying to config an ftp server on IIS (Windows Server 2008 R2) I configured basic authentication with read,write permissions for a user and no SSL I also opened port 21 on server firewall then ...
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Move website to a new domain

At the moment, the client website (an ASP.NET app) is accessible via, let's say, www.domain1.com. The client has then purchased a new domain himself, e.g. www.domain2.com, and is wanting to switch to ...
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Can I create a default FTP root folder for differents users?

Can I create a default FTP root folder for differents users? I use Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5. How can I create a new FTP folder accessible to 2 or 3 different users. At this moment when I ...
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Can iis authenticate against two separate AD without trust?

First of all, I have poor experience on IIS, I'm more a linux/apache/nginx guy. Now I have a proprietary app running on an old IIS (w2003, I know is out of support) which is currently authenticating ...
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Website on IIS works on localhost but not from outside/via IP

I just created a Windows VM on Azure and installed IIS on it. I created a simple HTML file which works if you enter localhost but it's not accessible via the server IP. I googled for a long time and ...
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Full Stop / Period in URL does not allow Redirect

I'm using a basic Azure Web App to redirect all requests from one domain to another. I have the following in my web.config <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <...
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Is it possible to force TLS 1.2 on an IIS Site

I have an IIS site where I want to force TLS 1.2. I don't want client using TLS 1 to be able to connect to the site. I want to do this at the site level as there are other sites that should work ...
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How can i change the location of the config file of a site in IIS?

When I start IIS on a site, I get a "HTTP Error 500.19" Error Code 0x80070005 Config Error Cannot read configuration file due to insufficient permissions Config File \\?\c:\somepath\web....
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Cannot Reach Primary Domain On Lan

So i created a website for a client and now they cannot get to their www.domain.com when they are connected to their LAN. The site is hosted on our server. They have an exchange server and I added an ...
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IIS - requests login for an ajax request

When I make an AJAX request from a .NET webpage, my local machine instance of IIS causes this to appear: I've tried setting a local admin account on the app pool There's nothing in the IIS logs or ...
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How can you set PHP-CGI in IIS to run in the same app domain as an asmx web service?

We have an IIS web server that's running PHP-CGI, a few asmx web services, and some other things on the same general website. That being said, I've created a dll that is used by the web services ...
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How to Uninstall Shibbolet 2.5 from Windows

I'm attempting to uninstall shibboleth-sp-2.5.6.0-win64.msi from my Window 10 (same problem on Windows Server 2012). It gets stuck with the message "Please wait while the Setup Wizard removes ...
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why it seems ajax request tax server more than standard http post?

I have a web application with much user accessed in the same time. that make our servers going so slow and heavy, because every user will upload pdf file or text from 10mb to 100mb per submit. ...
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How to configure DNS (outside Azure) and Windows VM in Azure

I have just started getting to grips with moving existing websites in to Azure on a Windows Server (2012) VM. How do I set the DNS records (managed away from Azure) to go to the site set up on that ...
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Increase RAM usage for IIS server

I am running a large scale ERP system on the following server configuration. The application is developed using AngularJS and ASP.NET 4.5 Dell PowerEdge R730 (Quad Core 2.7 Ghz, 32 GB RAM, 5 x 500 GB ...
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IIS 8.5 - serving compressed file on first request

I've read this post. It says that a file is compressed (on default) only if it was requested 2 times in a 10 seconds period. How should I configure frequentHitThreshold and frequentHitTimePeriod for ...
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IIS 8 port rewrite and ProxyPreserveHost equivilent

I've had a simple IIS 8 URL Rewrite rule in for a long time now and it was working perfectly. It basically just rewrote: http://helpdesk to http://helpdesk:8080 Has been working fine, the purpose ...
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Is it possible to change the SSL binding order in IIS?

I have Site A in IIS 8.0 configured to an SSL certificate with the binding ###.###.###.###:443. I also have Site B configured to a different certificate with the binding ###.###.###.###:443 (same IP ...
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How to monitor request timeouts/drops between IIS and nginx

An NGINX reverse proxy is load balancing multiple Windows IIS/ASP.NET servers. Let's say the servers are under heavy load and might drop connections/requests. I see upstream timed out errors in nginx'...