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Statistics from huge IIS logs

We have a web site which produce roughly 100GB of IIS Web log files every month. We would like to get statistics from these logs, for instance the most visited URL's, authenticated users with most ...
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Securing files on IIS 7 and Windows Server 2008 Server

What's the best practice for securing a file on an IIS 7 web application running on Windows 2008 server? I have the following requirements and ideas: Requirements: A authenticated user to my web app ...
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Configure IIS to return 404 for directory browse attempts

In IIS (6 or 7), when Directory Browsing is disabled, IIS returns a "403 - Forbidden" error when it detects an attempt to browse a directory (eg "http://mydomain.com/folder"). Is there any way to ...
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How can I change the IIS default document order using Powershell?

How can I make sure default.aspx is the first default document for my IIS website? I have tried: Add-WebConfiguration //defaultDocument/files "IIS:\sites\Default Web Site\MyWebSite" -atIndex 0 ...
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IUSR not able to access network resources

I have a website which access a network path for images including logos on the website. There is a virtual directory pointing to this network shared folder and I gave anonymous access to this virtual ...
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Most Recent IIS Log

I have a large environment with many different configurations and I'd like to parse the current IIS log on every server. I can get the log directory fine and I see the files there. I was sorting by ...
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Can I configure IIS (7.5) FTP Server to have “unix-like” responses?

I have a "quick" question. I am setting up a FTP Server, using IIS, and, have a requirement, for this Server, by a user, that "Responses of the FTP server should be “unix-like”." Question: Does IIS ...
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IIS not sending ASP.Net cookies to IE10 (and only to IE10)

I have IIS 7.5 server running ASP.Net application, which for some reason doesn't send ASP.Net authentication cookies to IE10. This happens only when request comes in from IE10 browser and only over ...
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Browsing web site from own server does not work - but does externally

I have a brand new install of Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 on a colocated box. I moved the InetPub folder to D:\ using the script here. I set a domain to point to the server. I added a new website ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 running PHP poor performance

At work we have a Windows Server 2008 R2 setup as webserver. We have IIS installed and with the Web Platform Installer we have installed PHP. The problem now is, the performance of the server is ...
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How to route/redirect *.foo.org --> *.foo.biz via DNS records?

I registered my domain foo.org and along with it they gave me foo.biz for free. I don't really like it, but as I said, they gave it to me for free... And I want to route absolutely every request ...
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Not able to successfully set up Impersonation on web playlists (IIS Media Services)

I have installed IIS Media Services 4.1 - 64-bit I follow the instructions here - http://www.iis.net/learn/media/web-playlists/web-playlists-for-iis-serving-media-content-from-user-folders but when ...
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WD Sentinel DX 4000 Remote Web Access requires port blocked by ISP. Is it possible to change the default ports?

WD Sentinel DX 4000 Remote Web Access requires port blocked by ISP. Is it possible to change the default ports? The ports required are 80 for HTTP, and 443 for HTTPS. I can RDP into the server ...
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Domain and subdomain - using same ip and ssl certificate with san for both domans?

I have a site with a SSL certificate. Now I need to add another site, also using HTTPS. It seems it is possible to do by creating the binding for the new site using another port for the HTTP and ...
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IIS 7.5 - Authentication works with IP Adress but NOT with FQDN

I'm using an IIS Server and run into the following problem: Using Internet Explorer, I type http://1.2.3.4/mySite/ and everything works fine, it uses my Windows credentials. When I try ...
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Unable to set password in IIS 8 for Domain User as ApplicationPool Identity

I'm trying to set a Domain User account as ApplicationPool Identity in IIS 8 (Windows 2012). When trying this using the IIS Management Console I always get an error: Value does not fall within the ...
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How to host pages on IIS for a domain on Linux?

I have a problem with hosting a website on 2 different servers. My company has developed few pages with ASP.NET MVC for a client that their website is hosted on Linux. We are suppose to host those few ...
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Apache VirtualHosts behind IIS URLREWRITE

I have several apache virtualhost sites behind an IIS Rewrite Proxy. Now apache isn't picking up the hostname to distinguish identity between virtualhosts. How can I fix this?
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Bulk Email Sending through Asp.Net application : Best Practice Recommendations?

Hope you all are fine. I have an application which requires to send 1500-2000 emails with attachment to the same number of customers. My Question is "What would be best practice to achieve that ...
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Serving .APK file from IIS 8

I have created an .APK mime type and put up a test APK on the default IIS site. Everything downloads fine on an Android handset. Mime-type : application/vnd.android.package-archive I've then ...
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Is it Possible to Run Multiple Instances of IIS 7.5 on the Same Server?

I would like to know if it is possible to run multiple instances of IIS 7.5 on one operating system. My department is looking at taking our virtual environment that currently has separate development, ...
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100% CPU usage by W3wp.exe on 2003 & IIS 6

Recently, our server started to suffer from increased CPU utilizaiton by w3wp.exe. I ran log parser and found two users with over 1000 hits and another 5 with over 700 hits. I assume that's why the ...
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Configure IIS for Exchange Management Console

I'am newbie to IIS and Exchange Server, and I did not know that Exchange Management Console and Exchange Management Shell use IIS, so I removed IIS from my mail server. Now we get emails and we can ...
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Error Code 11004: Host not found from Firefox (but works on IE7 and Chrome)

I have a custom localhost, let´s say beta_localhost. The DNS is configured and I can access it without problem from Chrome and from IE7. It get this error from Firefox: Error Code 11004: Host not ...
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Connect an IIS Server to a local oracle database without opening any ports [closed]

I need to connect an IIS Server to a local oracle database securely without opening any ports, Is it possible?
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perl script running only once on IIS 7 server

I am on Windows 7 (IIS 7). When I run a perl script it works fine once and returns the output to any browser. It takes input from html form and prints the input as text. Upon reload or second run, the ...
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process for replacing old SSL certificate on IIS 6?

Tomorrow SSL certificate for my web site will be expired, I was wondering should I replace new certificate with old one now or should wait for old one to be expired ? I don't want visitors to visit my ...
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How to setup an alias in IIS?

I'm a SharePoint developer, so please, bear with me here and I'll provide more information as needed since I'm not sure what I need to specify here! I'm trying to setup an alias in IIS. I have a ...
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IIS Powershell : Assign an existing SSL binding to a website

I already have an SSL binding created for one of my websites in IIS 7.5. Now I'm adding another website which listens on the same IP and port (443) but uses a different host header. When I try to ...
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IIS no longer trusts any CAs for client authentication

Yesterday the IIS on our build server (running Windows Server 2012) started refusing our clients' certificates. The certificates are signed using our own self-signed CA cert that has been added to ...
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DNS name for Dynamics CRM 4.0 server

We have several Dynamics CRM 4.0 servers, lets call them SRV1, SRV2, SRV3. Depending on your location, when accessing just a DNS alias CRMSRV, the DNS will point you to one of the servers mentioned. ...
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AppCmd filter to running sites

I have a script that uses appcmd to find sites using a particular vdir and iterates through them to find which ones are currently running appcmd.exe list vdir /physicalPath:Z:\My\Path :: save sites ...
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IIS is taking lot of time to deliver first javascript and image file

We have a Content Management Application and when we did the testing using a load runner we saw very good performance (pages were rendered less than 2 seconds (most of them in milliseconds). But now ...
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log parser doesn't interpret dates correctly

When I query our IIS logs, I get a value of '30/12/1899' in the date column. select * from 'C:\IIS 2013 Logs\*.log' However for some rows, it does have a valid date. (Coincidently rows that have a ...
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Application Pool is Automatically Stop in IIS 7

My Application pool is automatically stops after someday then I have create separate application pool for sendemail services, but database log is not download so what to do?
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Suddenly Gmail and Hotmail block our emails [duplicate]

Starting from yesterday, all emails sent from our server are being rejected by Gmail and Hotmail. Everything was working properly until now. Here are the error messages received: Gmail Failed ...
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IIS: make hostname point to website

I am deploying to my .net project to host.domain.com/Default Web Site/ProjectName. I would like to make it so that the URL "host.domain.com" points to my application. I suspect I don't have the ...
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Microsoft Exchange Management console, Initilization Failed

Upon starting Exchange Management Console I am presented with the error [###################] Connecting to remote server failed with the following error message : The WinRM client sent a request to ...
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IIS bandwidth Monitoring

I have a public MS CRM 2011 install and one of my remote users reported using about 10gig of data from there outlook client. Is it possible in real time to see connected users in IIS and how much ...
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How can I force browsers to check for a new version despite a caching directive max-age 30 days?

I had the following declaration in my website's root: <staticContent> <clientCache cacheControlMode="UseMaxAge" cacheControlMaxAge="30.00:00:00" /> </staticContent> I think ...
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Asp.NET WebApi application gives 404 error when deployed to IIS7

I have an Asp.NET MVC WebApi application that works perfectly in development environment does nothing but return 404 errors when deployed to testing server. Application is Framework 4.5 dotNET ...
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F5 Load Balancer Resends Request On Timeout

Let me preface this by saying I am not a systems administrator, I'm a programmer. Recently, our systems administrators installed F5 load balancers. Since then, I've noticed that any time a request ...
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Logging SSL ciphersuite used in Windows Server 2008 R2

Is there a way to see /log which cipher suites are (actively) being used to establish SSL connections on Windows Server 2008 R2? Ideally on a per request basis, like an extra column in the IIS logs.
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How do I reduce the threads per process limit for an ISAPI app under IIS 7.5

I have a python WSGI application running under an ISAPI extension in IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008. I would like to increase the number of worker processes (which I know how to do) and reduce the ...
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Can I restrict IIS to run release code only

The company I work for has 2 servers, 1 release and 1 test/debug server. I want to restrict the release server that only code that is compiled as release (not having the DEBUG constant defined) can be ...
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Image URL rewrite rule on IIS7.5, transfering from apache rule

I'm pretty new to IIS and read everything by Ruslan Yakushev and followed his suggestions. I'm trying to convert a image rewrite rule from apache rewrite to IIS7.5: RewriteRule ^(/images/.*)$ ...
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How to access Apache Tomcat running on Windows Server 2012 (alongside Microsoft SMTP service)

I am running Apache Tomcat as my only HTTP server on Windows Server 2012. Tomcat has been installed as a service and is bound to port 80. The server.xml file has had address="0.0.0.0" added to the ...
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Create a public private key pair for certificate in IIS

I need to create a public/private key pair for a certificate request. I would like to use IIS. Once the certificate is signed I will be distributing it to multiple servers and therefor will need the ...
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IIS Redirect based on IP address

I need to set up a redirect based on a couple of conditions (I have no experience whatsoever with IIS) The logic is as follows: When visiting the website all traffic except for one particular IP ...
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IIS 7.5 multiple bindings how to use IP restriction for just one host name / IP address?

IIS 7.5, there is one site with two bindings, one for domainA and one for domainB, each with its own IP address, each IP address has its own network card. It's a functional requirement that both ...