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Will changing recycle times cause app pool to reset?

We have an app pool that is currently set to recycle at 1:30am and 5:30am. I would like to remove the 5:30am entry so that it only recycles once a day. Will this update cause the application pool to ...
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IIS Rewrite: Redirect HTTP to HTTPS and vice versa, but not all sites

I'm struggling with redirect from HTTP to HTTPS and vice versa. What I want to achieve is the following. Redirect all ASPX-Pages from HTTP to HTTPS with the following exception. don't redirect ...
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Does IIS log in-flight requests when you perform an IIS reset?

If an IIS reset is performed, do requests that are currently being processed, but not yet completed, get logged in the IIS Logs? And, requests that have been completed but not yet flushed to the log ...
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Why is Microsoft IIS so fast compared to nginx?

According to this post with benchmarks, IIS consistently outperforms nginx in speed. Specifically, IIS uses 2.3x less CPU power than nginx, processes more than double the requests, and responds in ...
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Windows 2012 R2 web server running IIS and intermittent HTTP timeouts?

I am having issues with a dedicated server and unfortunately the hosting company is not much help. The issue is I have a few MVC apps running on IIS. It is only acting as a web server, by the way. I ...
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Deploy web service responsible of connecting to SQL Server on Windows Server to IIS

In my company we have set up an Active Domain Controller on a windows server 2008, and another windows server to store our files on and install TFS and SQL Server, and we have several client machines ...
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Google Cloud VM IIS hosted site DNS setup

I've been running through the google cloud instructional to setup DNS on a custom website but I can't get it to work. Google cloud doco suggests posting on this forum so I'll outline what I've done ...
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Adding bindings to multiple SSL certificates for the same site IIS

Given the following scenario; i have 2 domains - mysite.com and deploymysite.com, mysite.com is pointed at our live server farm which is created from an image of our deploy machine. I want to point ...
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Is there any difference in the PHP application behavior between running it on Windows Server 2008 with IIS and on Windows 8.1 with IIS?

As the title says, Is there any difference in the PHP application behavior between running it on Windows Server 2008 with IIS and on Windows 8.1 with IIS ? I'm supposed to develop some additional ...
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ARR issue: Host Header must match localized domain on remote server

We are looking for assistance with anyone knowledgeable about using IIS 7.0, ARR 3.0, & Reverse Proxy. We are trying to use SMARTLING's proxy service to translate our English site to Spanish and ...
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IIS load test always fails no matter what

The scenario is very simple. An android apk file is served by IIS as a static content with application/vnd.android.package-archive as its MIME type. And it's located in the root of the website, for ...
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Including Port number in HTTP HOST header causes Service Unavailable error

We have a WebService running on HTTPS. If I use SOAPUI and make request at: https://testservice.mydomain.com/WcfService.svc, it works fine. However the client reported they are getting 503 Service ...
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hosting a webapp in azure VM with windows server

Problem: I have an azure webapp running and i would like to transfer it to an azure VM since the webapp needs to be integrated to payment platform which require testing of network connectivity between ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy As App Pool Identity

I have the following setup: Server1: Windows 2012R2 IIS 8.5 with ARR & URL Rewrite - Hosts an AngularJS application in the /App folder and uses reverse proxy to forward any requests to the /API ...
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Changing AWS Instance Type and Retaining HTTPS Binding

I have an AWS EC2 instance with an of type t2.micro. I wish to change the instance type to m3.medium without losing the bindings that I have set up within IIS. I currently have a binding for HTTPS. ...
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ASP.NET MVC Getting Error 504 after 10 minutes of File Upload

I have an ASP.NET MVC2 Web application, working with SQL Server 2008 R2, running with IIS 6.2. I have a functionality where one particular admin needs to upload about 5000 documents, which then get to ...
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Simple URL Redirection in IIS

I've made the following rule in the web.config in the wwwroot folder: <rewrite> <rules> <rule name="umo to google" patternSyntax="Wildcard" stopProcessing="true"> ...
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How to limit user permissions

I have 2 servers, one web server and one SQL Server. All Windows. Both servers have the same account created with the same password and IIS and SQL Server are configured to use those accounts. I also ...
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How to count the total number of requests on a special path in IIS

We have an .apk file that is hosted on our website. We want to know how many people have downloaded it, and how many people have actually installed it, so that getting an insight into the percentage ...
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How can I get a list of all web pages within a specific directory of my Website? [closed]

I have tried many different crawling software (Visual SEO studio, Link Checker, Google webmaster tools..) But I can't get final definitive results of ALL pages existing in a specific directory. Is ...
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IIS Request Filtering per Site

I need to disable my IIS server serving out certain files, i stumbled across Request Filtering but for some reason i cant get it to work on a per site basis. I believe that my website is inheriting ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2, IIS won't install, no errors shown

I have wasted nearly a day on this. I have a fresh Windows Server 2012 R2, fully up to date, that I am trying to install IIS on. I run the add Roles and Features wizard, select my required features, ...
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amazon ec2 iis new site displaying iis home page instead of custom site

I am trying Amzon EC2 windows 2012 R2 instance. i have tried following steps Installed IIS server in EC2 instance Allow HTTP 80 port for this instance Add DNS record for prayaslearning.com on my ...
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Windows Network Load Balancing Manger & IIS original source IP?

I have Microsoft NLB on front of three IIS-servers. Which are configured on the same cluster. NLB itself is doing fine, but on IIS-logs all the requests are coming from the NLB:s IP-Address. Is there ...
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IIS 404 Not Found for only SOME resources…same permisions set

I am pretty stumped because IIS is returning 404 not found for a handful of resources, but not others. I checked the permissions to make sure they are set exactly the same way. The paths are also the ...
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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 ...