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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Sharing port 80 between sharepoint and default IIS website

I have a sharepoint application on root of my webserver. Is it possible to have sharepoint (2010) and IIS 7.5 share the same port (80)? To be specific, the problem is with a web application I need to ...
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Application pool memory gets out of control after updating dlls

We are experiencing Memory issues every time we update the dll's using SVN. The IIS process(w3wp.exe) takes up more than 1GB of memory which is usually 300 - 400 Mb under normal conditions. So every ...
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iis 7.5 (windows 7) and 2nd (second) iis 5 (xp pro)

i have 2 computers. both were xp pro, so when i remote the main one i could have my 2 iis work like this: http://xx.xx.xx.xx/website - this is from the pc http://xx.xx.xx.xx/laptop/website - this is ...
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How to limit the memory used by an application in IIS?

The IIS worker processes are taking lot of memory on our servers. I want to limit the memory each application can use. I am confused whether I should set a limit on Virtual Memory Limit, or Private ...
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Difference Between Private Memory Limit and Virtual Memory Limit in IIS

I want to set the max limit on the physical memory an application can use in IIS 7. Should I set a limit on Private Memory Limit or Virtual Memory Limit? Can some one point me to documentation of all ...
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Virtual Memory Limit in IIS 7

The Virtual Memory Limit(KB) setting in IIS 7 on our production server has a value 0. Does it means our application is not using any virtual memory or does it means, there is no maximum limit on the ...
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PHP on IIS6, Windows Server 2003. Enabling cURL causes CGI Error

I'm running an IIS6 server on Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2. I've installed PHP on the server, and MOST of it is working fine. However, if I try to enable the cURL extension for PHP, I get the following ...
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Windows NLB detect dead IIS?

We're running 4 webservers through NLB, however every once in a while a single IIS dies on us (not the Windows, it still works, it's just the IIS returns 503 Service unavailable) Is it somehow ...
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How do I configure IIS to allow access to network resources for PHP scripts?

I am currently working on a PHP front-end that joins together a series of applications running on separate servers; many of these applications generate files that I need access to, but these files ...
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Tomcat 6 using wrong SSL cert

I have IIS and Tomcat 6 running on the same box, both applications need SSL (on different ports). I have purchased and installed two SSL certs, one for IIS and one for Tomcat. Both certs are using ...
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Tool to shows server workload status (ASP.NET + MS SQL)

I want to provide our testers with tool to see live server load, like memory usage, processor usage, database etc via webpage. There are a lot of tools which are installed on server for admin, But ...
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Reviewing IIS 6.0 Logs with LogParser 2.2 for FTP logins

I've been using the Striving Life website for his IIS FTP LogParser 2.2 queries. My only issue is that I can't seem to combine the two queries that bring back both successful login AND their account ...
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Is an iisreset required after changing an application's App Pool?

With IIS6, is it necessary to restart IIS if I change an application's Application Pool? I'm pretty sure the answer is no, but it would be great if someone could confirm this, and possibly include a ...
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My first time with IIS

I have a home network and am playing around with IIS. I have developed an ASP.NET application using visual studio 2010 and want to deploy it to my windows 2008 R2 web server. However I have never used ...
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Hosting asp.net application inside PHP app on IIS 7

we have a dedicated server running IIS 7. There is a PHP site (wordpress) running from the server. We want to be able to run an asp.net app on the same server, preferably from within the php site. Any ...
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can we install IIS to Windows Mobile 6.1?

can we install IIS to Windows Mobile 6.1 ? As I Have develop a web application in >net and I want to use that same application in Windows Mobile 6.1 ,PDA, as offline application. Ya Surely I will ...
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IIS Messing on Wordpress Permalinks or WP's fault?

I had a problem and after some research I discovered the exactly point where is failing. blog.domain.com Is not working, it says that the page cannot be found (404) blog.domain.com/index.php ...
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Website Hosting Management Software

I am looking for a web based application that manages IIS and MS SQL servers. Preferable one that I can define a workflow process for few various steps (such as a new site request), and that workflow ...
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IIS7 manager password problems after Windows administrator password change

Our network administrator recently left and, until we get another one, I'm filling in trying to keep the servers running :o I changed the administrator password for the server (Windows Server 2008), ...
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How to restrict access to web pages for HTTPS?

IIS 7. Normally I would add some addresses (client IP) with deny or allow status to IIS configuration to restrict access to web pages (so from IP A.A.A.A it would be possible to get to the web page, ...
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Wildcard subdomains on localhost using IIS7

I'm running IIS 7 on Windows 7 and would like to setup wildcard subdomains to test out an ASP.NET multi-tenant application that uses the subdomain to identify the user. How can I achieve this?
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CPU Limits for Application Pools in IIS 7.5

I see that in iis 7.5 I can set a CPU % utilization limit for a specified amount of time for an application pool. I can have also have it kill the worker process if this limit is violated. If tell it ...
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IIIS 7 Directory Browsing

I'm new to IIS7 so please bear with me. I'm trying to set up Directory Browsing on a virtual directory. Trouble is, when I go into the option is IIS the options are disabled (i.e. I cannot tick ...
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Making PHP applications available as subdirectories in an ASP.NET site

As an example, say my domain is example.com, that's an ASP.NET site on IIS 7.5. I'd like to get phpBB installed and available at example.com/forum. If I set up phpBB as it's own application, outside ...
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IIS 7.5 FTP disable virtual directories

I have setup FTP publishing for a website. The user is a windows account that belongs to no group (I removed from the Users group). Everything good except the user can access virtual directories (The ...
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How do you create a single robots.txt file for all sites on an IIS instance

I want to create a single robots.txt file and have it served for all sites on my IIS (7 in this case) instance. I do not want to have to configure anything on any individual site. How can I do this? ...
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How do you manage large web farms? [closed]

I have a quickly growing web farm running IIS 7 (30+ servers). All servers are identical copies of each other and all servers are physical. We update the software about once a month, and in the ...
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IIS 6.0 Memory allocation

I need to find out how much memory does my .net application occupies in IIS 6.0. Can anyone tell me the steps to find out how much memory does my applicaion occupy in 6.0. thanks in advance. With ...
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My IIS server won't serve SSL sites to some browsers

I've got an IIS 6.0 server that won't serve pages over SSL to some browsers. In Webkit-based browsers on OS X 10.6, I can't load pages at all. In MSIE 8 on Windows XP SP3, I can load pages, but it ...
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Can I point a .org domain name to a private IP address?

I purchased a .org domain from network solutions and I was thinking about using it for a intranet website running IIS6. I don't want this to be a public facing website. How would I set this up?
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IIS7 Slow for some users when using Windows Authentication

We have an internet site containing a "hello world" .html file on IIS7 with Windows authentication turned on. The users are local machine Windows users on the web-server. For some users the site is ...
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Having trouble setting up FTP server on Windows Server 2008

I set up the ftp server to allow anonymous access. It seems that something is wrong with the directory permissions. When I try to use Filezilla to access the server, I get a 530 error. 530 User ...
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Help installing Piwik (Php / MySQL) on a Windows 2003 R2 SP2 Server IIS

I've tried using XAMPP to install this app, locally on my computer, and it works. But when I get to the server, XAMPP is not what I need to use PIWIK (it's like a google analytics clone). It's based ...
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How can I repair my IIS? recover from IIS Crash?

I am using Windows XP. I've reinstalled IIS, but I still cannot see the default site in IIS and I cannot find any services running in service pool in the name of Internet Information Service. Why am ...
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IIS & Apache on same machine diffrent ip's

I have a server with Windows 2008 Server on, and we host some ASP.NET apps and some php. The problem is that PHP under IIS dose not work 100% correctly under IIS (At least not as i would under an ...
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Which file extensions are always going to be OK with IIS?

We are serving up files for our own application for download from web servers, including IIS. One such file has the .config extension. Turns out that IIS won't serve this because it thinks it's a ...
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In IIS running an ASP.net application, why would CPU usage slowly increase, sharply drop, then rise to a throttled level?

See image here: total CPU usage % This trend is easily repeatable by running automated load tests on the application. After the CPU use settles at the apparently throttled level (~30%), application ...
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How can I grab the stats of load-balanced servers?

I've got two servers with IIS 6 and I have to set up a statistics report for the website that is hosted in both servers. load balanced. Tried AW Stats but it is a pain. I'm using SmarterSTATS now , ...
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iis 7 example.com to www.example.com

Hi I know this question has been answered for other methods but in iis 7 how would one redirect all sites to www version. i.e example.com to www.example.com is there a method or would it be done in ...
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SSL certificate for IIS

I am on windows server 2003 and I have a CGI site that uses a DLL file called account.dll I want to secure call to one page only so I followed the steps about adding new certificate and I have only ...
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timeout to client and no entry in logs of IIS 6.0

We are getting and error, where the user clicks on a button and receives a message stating timeout after some time. On checking the IIS logs or eventviewer we do not find an entry for the same. Thus ...
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HowTo install cURL on ISS 7, PHP5 and Win Server 03

my question is in the title allready "How to install cURL on a windows server 2003 machine with ISS 7.0 and PHP 5?". I try to read HowTos in the internet but don't get any word what todo, I have too ...
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Period (or %2E) at the end of a url parameter results in page not found error

I'm using IIS6 with URL rewriting to create search engine friendly URLs for a website that I've been working on. I'm having a bit of trouble when error messages are passed back as URL parameters. ...
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Domain Name with a-entry to x.xxxxx.com?

i ordered a domain (e.g. www.myNewDomain.com). Now I will redirect the domain www.myNewDomain.com to my Windows ISS 7.0 Server which is sub.MyOldDomain.com. But in the domain A-entry is only a IP ...
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How to allow AppPoolService access to your SQL Server & database?

I have an IIS 7 server(2008 ) and ms sql server 2005 on the same machine. I want my application pool that was created to be able to access ms sql server 2005. How can I do this Set your app pool to ...
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How to setup up one-click installer on IIS 7?

I want to setup my iis to use the one-click installer web deploy method. I however don't how to setup this up as I can't find any tutorials really on it. The only tutorial I found was this: ...
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An issue on Windows Server 2003/IIS6: what's a good procedure to hunt down ASP/ASP.NET production issues?

I've been an admin of IIS servers for a short time now. Often I'm looking at production web servers when they're having issues (mostly many classic ASP/ASP.NET (1,2,3.5,4)/SharePoint) applications ...
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IIS FTP Block Specific File Uploads

We host numerous ftp sites on a single Windows 2003 server (using IIS and Active Directory to manage the sites and users). One of the sites is public (unrestricted), but we have a bot that's been ...
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w3wp.exe at 60% after 5 minutes right after App_Pool recycle

I have IIS running on Windows 2003 I have process w3wp.exe running at 50-80% CPU. After running iisapp.vbs i found out that process is connected to AppPoolX where single web application named X ...
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IIS SMTP setup and Received From?

When I telnet from my hosted server and start an SMTP session the Received from address is my IP address of the server. When I send mail from my smtp servcie in IIS I see my hosting company's mx ...