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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IIS reset fails after updating .NET framework

After I uninstalled Visual Studio 2010 beta 2 and installed Visual Studio 2010 RC, executing IISRESET gives the following error message: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\VC>iisreset ...
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Need some clarification on Kerberos Constrained Delegation and SPN's

I can't seem to get a grip on what Kerberos Constrained Delegation and SPN's are... I've been reading up on IIS and these topics play a huge part when it comes to IIS. I've read about creating SPN's ...
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Modifying IIS Recycle period restarts timer?

My IIS is set to recycle after a specific elapsed time. What happens when I change this setting? Is the internal IIS timer resets, or does it continue from the same point in time? For example, the ...
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Upgrade Windows Server 2008R2 to support SNI

I have a "Windows Server 2008 R2" with the "IIS7.5" and stumble now, when it comes to the topic of SSL: IIS7 does not support SNI. How can SNI be retrofitted or alternatively how can I install "IIS8"...
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How to bind subdomain to XAMPP site on Windows server that's also running IIS? [on hold]

I've got a Windows Web Server 2008 R2, which is running quite a few web sites under IIS. Then I made the terrible mistake of asking a freelance contractor to write another site for me. I don't know ...
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What is the difference between iisreset, recycle, refresh and restart?

In IIS7, there are numerous things you can do that seem to restart the website. I am unclear about exactly how they are all related. run iisreset from the command line refresh a website recycle an ...
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Using IIS' “http redirect” feature, allow non-trailing slash for sub-folders

The dialog looks like this: Let's for argument's sake say that it says "https://cms.example.com/example". The idea is that accessing "http://cms.example.com/" or "https://cms.example.com" should ...
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Config Manager 2012 Application Download stuck at 0%

We have a Config Manager 2012 R2 setup with 2 Distribution Points on remote sites. In the remote site the Applications don't get downloaded, the status remains on 'downloading (0% complete)' In the ...
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File upload permissions issue on Windows Server 2008 R2 IIS 7.5 PHP 5.3 with Drupal v.7.26

I have website on Drupal version: 7.26 OS on server is Windows Server 2008 R2 Web server $_SERVER["SERVER_SOFTWARE"]: Microsoft-IIS/7.5 Server API: CGI/FastCGI Core PHP Version: 5.3.28 file_uploads: ...
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All PHP sites stopped working on IIS7, internal server error 500

I installed multiple drupal 7 sites using the Web Platform Installer on Windows Server 2008. Until know they worked without any problems, but recently internal server error 500 started to show up (...
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Correct configuration of a reverse Proxy with IIS 6.0 and IIRF for Hudson

I have an Hudson build working on IIS 6.0 with reverse proxy (IIRF). In general it works but 2 errors are displayed in Hudson in the main configuration page called "Manage Hudson" (only if I connect ...
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https not working with www and DNS redirect isn't helping

Not sure why this site is killing me as I've configured SSL on domains before without a problem - but the combination of DNS management and server configuration is hurting my head - so I'm asking for ...
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Deadlock after transferring to another IIS Server

We transferred an old ASP application from Windows 2000 to Windows 2008 R2 to upgrade its performance. We only transfer the ASP application, the database is still the same. After successful transfer, ...
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FTP file locking - randomly

This has only recently started happening - I can't work out why. I'm using FileZilla (latest version) to FTP files up to a Windows 2008 R2 server on IIS7.5. Every 10th (but not always every 10th) ...
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IIS/ASP.NET performance incident - Perfmon Current Annonymous Users going through roof but Requests/sec low

Setup: ASP.NET 4.0 website on IIS 6.0 on Win 2003 64 bit, 8xCPUs, 16GB memory, separate SQL 2005 DB server. Had a serious slowdown today with any otherwise fairly well performing ASP.NET site. For a ...
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IIS Application Pool slow respond time

I have a basic asp.net app deployed on IIS. At some point all requests became very slow taking 20+ seconds to complete. I don't know what the cause is but SignalR logic was added to the project ...
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ssl certificates disappear IIS

I'm trying to import a certificate to IIS. Everything is ok on the MMC (Windows Console). I finished the wizards and seems that is all right. But, when I refresh the certificate list or move to other ...
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Exchange 2010 Redirect OWA http to https (was working, stopped after upgrading SSL cert)

I have a CAS server with a redirect for http://mail.contoso.com to https://mail.contoso.com/owa. Which was working great, but we upgraded our cert to a SAN and imported that, and while everything else ...
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How can I propagate IIS settings across multiple servers in AD?

I have an active domain with about 20 machines, each running some applications we have setup. We need to set up IIS on these machines to serve files that some of these applications are outputting. ...
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FTP file upload positive or negative file extension list

I'm setting up an FTP on IIS and I want user's to not be able to upload possible dangerous files based on file extensions. Now I'm uncertain if I should create a positive list to allow or negative ...
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Application request routing and load balancing

I use Application request routing in my farm environnement. I got 2 ARR server and 2 IIS server in my farm. I configure my routing to load balance request even to my iis server, but when i look ...
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How do I troubleshoot a page not found error when configuring IIS6 Windows Server 2003?

I have configured IIS6 in my windows server 2003 with this link: http://www.simongibson.com/intranet/iis6/ After that I create a new web site inside Web Sites directory. Inside the physical path I ...
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Azure - IIS Cannot access /admin/

I have deployed Web Application on Microsoft Azure. My application has route /admin and this route works correctly on local development environment, but on Azure it redirects to /admin/ and shows: ...
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php fopen error (failed to open stream: Permission denied)

I have a php script on a Windows Server 2008 box (IIS 7) that is run periodically to download a remote XML file and store it on the server. This script (which previously used to run successfully), is ...
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error 0x80070643 when install IIS Role on server 2008 r2

After the lots of search on internet, I post this question on serverfault meta, Now problem is that we are using windows server 2008 r2 and I getting error 0x80070643 code when trying to install IIS, ...
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IIS access control by IP address for specific files and folders

I am pretty new to IIS and I want to secure access to a management console of a web app. By design of application there's a virtual directory that's intended for public access, but at the same time ...
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What am I missing out on when using msbuild to deploy?

I'm trying to use msbuild/webdeploy with teamcity to deploy to IIS. However, I'm getting an ERROR_USER_UNAUTHORIZED error message and link pointing me to this page on iis.net. I'm using the Web ...
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IIS URL rewrite Subdomain path

I want to rewrite URL in IIS for the following condition. m.website.com/dress/page_1.asp rewrite to m.website.com/dress/page1 where m. subdomain goes to /mobile folder of the www.website.com.
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Configure php mail() on Windows/IIS

I have a Windows Server 2003 / IIS web server running various application servers, and ended up begrudgingly adding PHP into the mix. I know Win/IIS isn't the ideal environment for PHP, but it's what ...
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Page can't be displayed with IIS and SSL

I have a single site hosted in IIS 8. I have two site bindings. One is for HTTP, the other is for HTTPS. HTTP is on port 80 with All Unassigned addresses, I left host name blank. HTTPS is on port 443 ...
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IIS 7 - worker processes more than one

if i set worker process as 1, my application pool hangs. if i set it at least 6, everything works fine. but every article i read says "don't set it more than 1" so, in this practice, am i wrong? or ...
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Windows server 2012, unable to access site in some ports from outside

We have our website hosted in a windows server 2012 server. Some staging sites are also hosted on same server in different port numbers like 5015, 5014. Now I wanted one more site to be added and ...
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Why to make a domain Certificate we need to make active directory certificate in domain controller?

Guys I am Working On SharePoint 2013 and in central administration all my subscription is up and running.Now as per the msdn document I am following it says to create the Domain Name Certificate.So I ...
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How to install the HTTPRedirectionModule on IIS 7.5 (Windows 7)?

I'm trying to test redirects on my localhost (Windows 7 running IIS7 ASP.NET 4.6) and after struggling to figure out why it wasn't working I noticed IIS7.5 doesn't come with the HTTPRedirectioModule ...
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Can Windows IIS settings be managed from the command line?

I've gone through a plethora of GUIs to setup a new IIS instance with some custom settings. I'm aware of web.config in my wwwroot but that does not reflect all the changes I've made. Is there a way ...
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List of auto-banned IPs in IIS?

I have configured the "FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions" feature in IIS, but nowhere can I find where restricted IPs are listed. There must be a list somewhere that IIS will uses at logon. So my ...
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IIS and Tomcat: mixed content

I'm trying to setup a site in IIS that is serving a webapp running in Tomcat, as well as content in HTML, PHP and JS. I'd like to have all content available under one domain. I was following this ...
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Web Farm Framework on Windows Server 2012

I'm having trouble installing the Web Farm Framework (2.0) in Windows Server 2012. Has it been integrated in with IIS8 or another feature like AAR? I've looked in the Web Platform Installer and it is ...
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IIS has read only web.config - shared config with azure file storage

Something is causing our web.config to be locked as read-only meaning that we can't edit it. According to an Unlock tool, it isn't locked. But as administrator on the box we can't edit it. We are ...
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Deployed Application runs on localhost but fails with a HostName/IP

I have deployed an ASP.NET (Webforms-C#) Application on IIS 8.5 (Windows Server 2012 R2). When I bind it to 80 port, it works fine as '\localhost\' but when I assign a HostName or IP address, I can no ...
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Redirect IIS with multiple domains

In IIS7 there is a rule in place to redirect to HTTPS automatically that is used by our site. <rule name="Redirect to HTTPS" enabled="true" stopProcessing="false"> <match url="(.*)" />...
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URL rewrite in IIS 8.5 is not working I'm getting 404 instead

Hi I've configured a rewrite rule on my IIS but it seems like it never gets fired I've been working on this for several hours without any luck this is my rule: ...
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Exchange 2016 401 Active Sync unauthorized

I have an Exchange 2010 server and have introduced an Exchange 2016 server in coexistence. Everything works but the ActiveSync. When logging into the Exchange 2016 Active Sync with a 2016 mailbox it ...
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IIS and DNS private intranet issue

Searching the internet has provided tons of information but most are very basic and I think my issue is with a minor detail not covered in the information I have found. I have MS Server 2012 R2 ...
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Open custom port for IIS windows firewall or group policy

I am running Windows SBS 2011. I have added a web site to IIS using port 8888 and it works perfectly when connecting locally, but not from any other PC on the network (domain). I think I need to open ...
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CGI error from PHP when running exec() on IIS

Windows Server 2003 x64 PHP 5.2 IIS 6.0 The program Ink2Png.exe is set with Everyone->Read and Execute permissions. As does its dependency (microsoft.ink.dll) PHP Safe Mode is off exec() is ...
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Binding a host name in IIS 8.5 causes “Authentication Required” prompt

In Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5, I have an FTP site working fine with anonymous access, as long as no host name is specified in the site's bindings. As soon as I enter a value for the host name,...
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IIS security - restrict users access by username AND IP address

I have a customer who has hit us with an unusual requirement, they would like to restrict users access by IP address, so that User 1 can only access the system from IP addresses A,B,C and User 2 can ...
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Moving a site from IIs6 to IIS7.5

I need to move a site off of IIS6 (Win Server 2003) and onto IIS7.5 (Win Server 2008) as soon as possible. Preferably tomorrow. The site itself is a delightful mix of classic asp (vbscript) and one-...