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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Use appcmd.exe to enable gzip compression on dynamic content on IIS 7.x

Every doc I can find discusses editing applicationHost.config in notepad to enable this. The real need: a) Via appcmd.exe or cmd line tool, enable dynamic compression to be configured in web.config ...
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IIS 7.5 / Windows 2008r2 URL Redirection

I have a multi tenant site on a web server with urls bound to it clienta.mysite.co.uk clientb.mysite.co.uk We are moving our servers to a new site and want to redirect them to the .com whilst the ...
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IIS 7.5 connect to a web site using IIS Manager using the current user credentials

I am trying to use IIS Manager to connect to a site or an application but would like to pass through or use the current authenticated user's credentials. There is only a username and password option ...
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Exchange 2013 CAS server unknown app pool name for services

I have an problem with a CAS server that I'm trying to wrap my head around. This server was recently rebuilt (clean uninstall of Exchange 2013 and fresh install without restoring settings) in an ...
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deploy compiled .Net app to EC2 IIS VM from non-Windows machine?

I've got both the source and a compiled version of a .Net application from a partner my organisation is working with. I've also fired up a new Amazon EC2 instance using an AMI from Microsoft. ...
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Adding HTTPS to second website not working?

I have a windows 2008 server that I am running two websites on. I first setup both websites with normal HTTP access and was able to hit both sites. I now want to add HTTPS access, so I added it the ...
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Domain redirection to specific page in IIS

I have a website on IIS set to domain1.com. I also have a domain called domain2.com that is redirecting to domain1.com. I currently have this set up in the domain1.com bindings. I need to change this ...
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Windows Server - “Not enough storage available error”

We have two IIS 7 servers that run in web garden. There's a copy of every site on each server. Files are synchronized using DFS (only source files). Images & big files are located on different ...
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Troubleshooting access problems with IIS7.5 and Windows Authentication

I'm installing a web application on an IIS 7.5 server (Win Server 2008 R2) and having problems with windows authentication. I've done this install dozens of times but this one has me stuck, so any ...
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Server migration with a lot of IIS websites - done with PowerShell

We are migrating our last physical machines to virtual machines. Some servers have a lot of IIS websites running. In the past the IIS migration was done manually, but now I would like to use the ...
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Reverse proxy without URL Rewriting

I have been asked to setup a reverse proxy but one of the requirements is that no URL Rewriting be performed. I'm trying to wrap my head around this since to me it seems that without rewriting the ...
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Newly Created IIS AppPool not found

I created a new IIS site in IIS 7.5 (windows server 2008 r2). I created an apppool to go with it. When I try to give permissions to a folder using the identity IIS AppPool\CustomAppPoolName, it can't ...
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Migrating from Server 2003 R2 using IIS1 & FrontPage to Server 2012 using IIS8

I'm attempting to migrate my site to a new server. I've already exported & imported the web site. Pages display properly, but when information is submitted from any page an error appears saying ...
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IIS/OWA is not handling new SSL Certificate

I recently created a new SSL Certificate and self-signed it via this tutorial. The new certificate showed up in the list of certificates. I then assigned IMAP, POP, SMTP & IIS to the ...
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Users Experience Windows Authentication Prompt for Single ASPX Page Server 2012 IIS 8.5

I have an application published via IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 that can leverage Windows-integrated credentials for SSO. Users can successfully sign in to the application and navigate to the vast ...
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IIS stopped working after upgrade form 2000 to 2003

Since I am really new to windows environment please do not throw stones at me.. I work as an apprentice and my team asked me to upgrade a Win2k server to Win2k3. It upgraded successfully but I had ...
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Using SNI on Windows Server 2012 R2 not working

I am trying to get both my sites running with their seperate certificates on a Windows Server 2012 R2. Should this not be possible? On the last added site www.c1get.net I get the certificate from ...
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SNI and wildcard SSL certificates on the same server with IIS

I'd like to host a website that should listen to subdomains (e.g. sub.domain.com) together with multiple websites that live just under a second-level domain (e.g. domain2.com, domain3.com) with IIS ...
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w3wp.exe crash (rewrite.dll) IIS 7.5

I'm experiencing several crashes in the last days on our production server and I can't figure out how to fix this issue. The server hosts an ecommerce application, written in classic ASP, that runs ...
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Can Windows Updates affect stability of the IIS?

We're having stability problems in our site - it becomes unresponsive to periods of a few minutes or about 20 minutes. While investigating the issue, I noticed that the server is not being maintained ...
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The configSource file 'connections.config' is also used in a parent, this is not allowed.

Question: I face the following situation: A ASP.NET .NET 4.0 web-application deployed on machine "vmsomething". The web-application running on IIS 7.5 resides in d:\webs\myapplication on ...
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IIS7.5 Not connecting to MS SQL Server 2008 with PHP5.2.9 via php_mssql driver

Ok this is going to be somewhat involved. I have three servers: First I have a box running Linux with Apache and PHP 5.2.17. We shall call this "LB" for Linux Box. Second I have a Server Running ...
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Will changing IIS Advanced Logging config restart app

I am using the IIS Advanced Logging module on a production server running IIS 7.5. I need to change some of the settings (specifically, which fields are logged) and cannot find anywhere that ...
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How to get php_mssql.dll working properly on IIS 7.5 and PHP version 5.2.17?

First of all I'll give a very brief introduction of what I'm trying to make. I need the mssql php functions to work on the webserver. I know that such functions were deprecated in PHP 5.3 and above. ...
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Handing E-mail Bounce Back in IIS, Setting up SMTP

Our servers send e-mails from @example.com to customers, clients, etc. We use Google Apps for our domain to send and receive additional e-mails from @example.com. Now, we're trying to handle e-mails ...
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Writing to Windows Azure Web Sites file system when using multiple Instances

Let's say I have a Windows Azure Web Site instance which I deploy a simple app like Ghost Blog. Will a write to one instance be seen by the other instances? Say I upload an image, or write a post to ...
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How to hide a connection string in the DMZ

We are setting up an IIS Server on Windows Server 2012 in a DMZ, running off-domain. This server requires access to SQL Server 2005 on the other side of the firewall, inside our domain. We plan to ...
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In what case would IIS initiate a connection outbound with source port 80?

We have an eight node IIS web server farm protected by a hardware firewall. The firewall is configured to allow port 80 traffic inbound, but is set to block outbound traffic. In our firewall logs, I ...
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IIS FTP server- log of file names transferred

The log files for my ftp server on iis 7.5 show DataChannelOpened and Closed events, but do not log what actual file was transferred. Is it possible to find this out, or add it to the logging?
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How to Measure the Impact of Blocking on IIS Worker Threads

I frequently work as a contract software developer on an existing ASP.NET Web Application. Often, I see code that looks like it should be made asynchronous, so that database or web service operations ...
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Honor EXIF tag on IIS

Forgive me if this isn't the correct area, but figure I'd give it a shot. I have a virtual directory mapped to a fileshare over IIS. On this fileshare are images. When viewing an image through the ...
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Secure multiple site user permissions - Windows Server

I have several WordPress websites on a windows server and one was recently hacked. I'm not sure how the attacker got in yet but there was a php script added to the 404.php page that allowed file ...
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IIS Web deploy error ERROR_INSUFFICIENT_ACCESS_TO_APPHOSTCONFIG

Web set our dev, test, staging and production IIS 7.5 environments up with web deploy (3.5). Our production environment uses shared configuration, which is located on a SAN, and configured in IIS ...
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Running Apache and IIS on Amazon EC2 on a single windows instance

My question is about running Apache and IIS on a single Amazon EC2 windows instance. I did a lot of search but until now it is not clear for me how to do it. I have multiple websites and web ...
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Cannot load pages hosted in a local IIS server [solved]

I build an aspx webapp in .net4.0. To test it i hosted it using IIS 7.0. Now i can access the webapp on the computer , which i used to host iis, by typing either localhost\myapp or using its ...
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IIS 7.5 FTP over SSL is immediately rejected from domain

I'm having trouble establishing a FTP over explicit TLS connection. The server is set to require SSL. I can establish a connection from machines in the same domain. Machines in a different domain get ...
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I made a mistake in renewing my cert, can you help me figure out what I did wrong? MS IIS 7 ISA

Sorry if this is a duplicate question, but I didn't see anything like my problem. This is also my first time renewing a cert. So, a bit of backstory. We have a sharepoint site, with a ISA firewall ...
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IIS SMTP deleting messages that failed to send

Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS 6.0 SMTP I recently ran into a smarthost permission issue where my IIS mail server couldn't forward certain messages to it. Basically, the user authenticated for the ...
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IIS application pool identity doesn't respect Windows security

I am using Windows 2012 and have configured my IIS application pool to use my own 'XXXWeb' account. My website is using the correct application pool (the W3WP process is also running as 'XXXWeb'). I ...
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Block directory access in IIS but allow specific file through

Is it possible to block access to a directory through the web.config in IIS (excluding a small set of IPs) but allow through one specific file for everyone. The reason I ask, I want to block the ...
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IIS 7.5 freezes after 20 requests to a webservice

I've IIS 7.5 on a Windows Server 2008 R2. This server has Intel Xeon CPU and 4GB of RAM. I'm also developing a website in ASP.NET/C# that make requests to a webservice (that is running on the same ...
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IIS server PHP5.2.17 throws - 500 Internal server error

I'm running PHP5.2.17 on an IIS server windows platform. While I'm generating the Excel report with large data(more than 20000 rows), It throws a message "500-Internal Server Error. There is problem ...
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IIS reverse proxy with caching to same host

I'm trying to get IIS to act as caching reverse proxy, but the cache hit is always 0%. And I really cannot tell why. And the docs always talk of a server farm setup, which is clearly not what I want. ...
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IIS URLRewrite not working to internal server

I have a GET web service running on Apache Tomcat web-server which is running on port 8080. I am trying to create a URL rewrite on IIS which is running on port 80, to map the internal service. Now ...
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IIS rewrite fails to append back-reference

In IIS, I'm trying to redirect a non-existent subdomain to a url, and include the remainder of the url in the redirection. For example: blog.abc.com/blah/blah/blah should go to: ...
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IIS URL Rewrite and Reverse Proxy

I have a reverse proxy rule that forwards all requests to a specific subdomain to an internal server and everything works great. <rule name="cloud.domain.com" enabled="true" ...
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PHP pages display as 404 on iis 8 with windows server 2012

Installed php on windows server 2012 and then went to command line and php -i everything displayed like it should. Then went into iis and created the handler mapping for php via fast cgi at the server ...
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Is there any tutorials for setting up Shibboleth on IIS 7 with multiple Service Providers (SP's)? [closed]

Working with Shibboleth.... Got stuck on attempting to setup multiple Service Providers (SP's) on a single IIS 7 instance. I can get the '/secure' portion to work and authenticate just fine, but ...
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How to remove machineName from Url

Hello I have server on which I keep my intranet app. At this moment app is under adress : [MachineName].[Domain].com Can anyone tell me how to change it to something like: [newName].[Domain].com?
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Retrieve names of all sites on a webserver

Is there anyway that I could get names of all sites hosted on a IIS web server, to a text file? Any command or any alternative? Tried googling but couldnt find anything related.