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IIS W3C Log (Abnormally?)

Three of our intranet IIS servers are behind F5 Load Balancer. I grabbed the W3c log from one of the servers for a typical day, and there turned out to be about 100k entries. What I feel uneasy is ...
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Logparser - Getting average response time from microseconds

I have one month's worth of web server log files in the following format: #Fields: date time cs-uri-stem cs-uri-query c-ip cs(Referer) sc-status sc-bytes time-taken 2014-03-12 17:34:02 ...
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How can I configure IIS to save log files in a given folder without creating a W3SVCXXX folder under it?

You can configure IIS to save its logs in any folder you want; however, even if you configure this setting at the site level, it will always create another folder under the one you choose, called ...
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66 views

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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42 views

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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Archive IIS logs batch script

I have created the following script: forfiles -p "C:\Users\My_user\Desktop\wwwLogs" -s -m *.log -d -7 -c "cmd /c 7z a -mcu -t7z -r C:\Users\My_user\GNS3\myzip.7z @file" & forfiles -p ...
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weird POST request in IIS logs

I noticed weird log entries (unless there's something i don't understand) in my IIS (7.5) logs. it's an online dictionary with requests ( user friendly url rewriting ) and most of them are GET. ...
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Graphing/Aggregating IIS Logs from Windows Azure

I've got IIS logging etc enabled in my Azure Web Roles - so they're there in case i want to reference them, but i'd like to pull them all in to somewhere central and run stats across them to get ...
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1answer
47 views

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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1k views

IIS logs to Logstash with nxlog

I'm trying to join the date+time fields from the IIS log into the EventTime field for logstash digestion. This is my nxlog.conf file: <Input iis1> #drop comment lines, join the date+time ...
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321 views

IIS 7.5 Log Request Processing Time

I am running on a performance issue with ASP.Net 2.0 Application. A page takes atmost 20+ secs to load in a browser. I would like to know where the problem is occurring, i.e in browser(rendering) or ...
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217 views

How can I enable error logging and where are the errors logs for IIS 8?

I would like to capture php errors and http errors. I've enabled error logging in PHP, but I do not see where in IIS 8 I can enable errors. Is this possible to do? Thank you for your guidance.
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Better IIS error tracing

I'm running a Confluence instance behind an IIS proxy. Now we have some issues with user authentication. Right now the only thing I can see is the request and a 401 response. However I can not see ...
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959 views

Is it good practice to use NTFS Compression on IIS Log folders?

Is it a good practice to use NTFS Compression on a IIS Log folders and files? I was able to go down from 20GB to 7GB by doing this. The IIS logs are per day, and have an average size of 20MB but some ...
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1answer
2k views

How do you disable logging in IIS 7

I'm trying to disable IIS logging on my Windows 2008 R2 servers so my hard drive doesn't fill up with log files during load testing. I've tried disabling logging at the server and website level in ...
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2answers
137 views

IIS w3c logfile order of the different fields?

I have a W3C logfile of IIS access log. I can't find out what the numbers mean: 2012-10-25 19:18:00 10.234.150.43 GET /status.aspx - 8080 - 10.0.0.1 - 200 0 0 0 Of course some of the fields are ...
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1answer
468 views

IIS logging and incoming requests

When are incoming requests logged to file in IIS? Does it happen before or after they are processed and response is sent to the client? What happens in case if request is accepted but response isn't ...
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1answer
422 views

Does changing log file location in IIS need a restart of websites?

i need to change to logfile location of several websites in IIS 7. But its a productive system and I cant restart/recycle any of them. So my question: Does the IIS needs a restart for the changes to ...
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1answer
130 views

IIS - how to track IPs and amount of connections per hour / day

I run couple sites on IIS 7 and I would like to see which IPs accessed my sites and how many connections (page views) they generated per hour and day. What would be my best solution to obtain this ...
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2answers
448 views

Real time and historical bandwidth analysis on a windows based IIS 6/7 box

Are there any tools that allow me to measure the inbound and outbound traffic of an IIS box? I have a server in a data center and I have a commit on bandwidth. If I exceed that commit, I get charged ...
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1answer
262 views

Find out what fields are available to IIS 7 Advanced Logging from Modules

You can install the Advanced Logging module for IIS 7. Once installed you have the option to define new fields from several different sources. One of those sources is other modules. What I am unable ...
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1answer
274 views

What is a good third-party SMTP software for custom logging?

I am currently using IIS 6 SMTP to send out some of our mail and I unfortunately amn't finding the logging performed by it to be verbose enough - nor am I able to customise it to the level I would ...
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1answer
333 views

When does IIS log a request?

This sounds silly, but when do they log requests? I have a web application, and about 500 HTTP proxies that will load up that application. But problem is sometimes (and this morning a lot), the proxy ...
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1answer
1k views

IIS 7.5 logging, how do I include milliseconds in the time field?

Currently, my IIS log looks like this (using W3C logging): 2012-02-15 00:31:50 W3SVC1 ... Is there a way to include milliseconds, such as: 2012-02-15 00:31:50.123 W3SVC1 ...
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1answer
164 views

Logging the bytes going to IIS

I have a web service running on IIS that is rejecting data being send from ATG. It fails before it gets to my web service code, and the error message is badly formed XML. I want to get logging ...
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1answer
326 views

IIS stopped logging

IIS 7.5 has stopped logging all traffic for a single site (of a couple of dozen on the same box), and I can't work out why. It stopped logging at exactly midday on Friday last week, and nothing since. ...
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11k views

How do I setup IIS to rotate logs?

I've used Apache for years and I've taken for granted that it handles log rotation for me. I've been digging through the IIS config and googling, but I can't find an option for IIS to turn on log ...
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1answer
158 views

IIS access logs

In the past I've installed WinTail (similar to tail -f in Linux) to watch my IIS access logs on my Windows 2008 server. When I tried this and other similar software the refresh rate is extremely ...
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3answers
172 views

Is there a log analyzer that will parse IIS logs into a database that can be viewed?

I am looking for a tool that will dump its findings into an external database, such as sql. It doesnt have to be SQL we just want the data in some form of a database so we can manipulate it.
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2answers
117 views

Extract statistics from IIS log

Is there a simple way to find the number of calls to a specific page from the IIS log?
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208 views

How can I force IIS7 to log the actual default document of a directory rather than a “/”?

Logging under IIS7 seems to have changed in that access to a parent directory with a default document is now logged differently than IIS6. The s-uri-stem field appears to ignore whatever documents ...
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1answer
1k views

Where is the ASP.NET unhandled exception log in IIS 7?

I've been working in IIS 7 for over a year and I've never been able to find the logs of unhandled ASP.NET exceptions. In IIS 6, it was Computer Management>System Tools>Event Viewer>Application. ...
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1answer
220 views

IIS 7 HttpLogging module config to don't log monitoring requests

I need do configure IIS 7 logging module to don't log some requests like /working.html what I'm using for external monitoring IIS site (with basic http get/head requests using nagios or upstream ...
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Machines in Web Farm Logging Urls differently…

One machine logs cs-uri-queries using + as the space and another in the same farm logs them using %20 I only noticed when searching for a specific document being accessed - one server was giving out ...
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2answers
319 views

Do large HTTP uploads still get an IIS log entry if aborted?

Do (large) HTTP POSTs still get an IIS log entry if aborted, disrupted, or timed out before completing the upload (body of the HTTP request)? I'm trying to debug complaints of intermittent uploads ...
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2answers
440 views

How do I ensure no duplicates when using LogParser to load IIS logs into SQL Server every fifteen minutes?

I would like to set up a scheduled task to run every fifteen minutes on a work web server that will run LogParser on today's IIS log file and insert it into a SQL Server database table. How would I ...
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1answer
113 views

ISA and IIS logs

In our network there is an ISA (2000) webproxy. It forwards requests to various IIS servers further down. Each request results in a log entry on the ISA server and another log entry on the IIS server ...
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1answer
291 views

OSX IIS Log File Viewer

Are there any log file viewers available for OSX? Or, off-the-shelf programs that can be configured to parse IIS files. Perhaps something int he MacPorts tree?
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1answer
52 views

Server slow in some domains

I have a application developed using .NET and running on a IIS server. The application is a blog network, that has many different domains. When we activate one domain that uses a differente domain ...
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2answers
411 views

Software for analyzing IIS logs?

I have a ton of IIS monthly logs. Can someone recommend software that can help me analyze them (e.g. visitors, os/browser statistics, all the standard stuff)? I'd like a piece of software that does ...
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1answer
2k views

Does IIS have a log?

I have a secure web site but I did not configure permissions to let the IIS worker process access the respective machine certificate's private key. Naturally, navigation to the site does not work. I ...
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1answer
251 views

Logging disk usage and bandwidth per hostname on Windows servers

I'd like some recommendations for Windows software that can monitor and log file usage and bandwidth per website hosted in IIS. The server is dedicated and has multiple sites hosted on it, all ...
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183 views

Send Log File Changes Via Email

I'm running Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition and need to send text log file updates to an email address. E.g. IIS logs, and other plain text files. It would be good if these could be filtered ...
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1answer
266 views

Log Analysis on IIS showing App Director IP as source, need actual originating source IP

I have two webservers hosting around 70 websites with load balancing done through Radware App Director. I have an issue with Log Analysis. All the requests to the 70 odd sites are routed through App ...
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1answer
283 views

IIS7 real-time NCSA logging

IIS 7 and 7.5 can do NCSA format log files very easilly simply by changing the logging format. However, it doesn't write them in real time which is useless if you're trying to do real-time analysis of ...
2
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2answers
434 views

Is there a way to auto shrink the log file in IIS?

Is is possible to auto shrink the log file in IIS or is there an option provide in IIS. The only way I know is to compress the log file directory. If there is any way to auto shrink function that will ...
2
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2answers
9k views

HTTPERR filling up, fast with Timer_ConnectionIdle

We have 2 web servers that have used up over 100GB of logging in C:\Windows\System32\LogFiles\HTTPERR. Is there a standard way for disabling this logging as it's just filled with ...
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2answers
3k views

IIS logging, write to log file more often

How can I configure IIS to write to log file more often, it does so every 2 minutes. This is my development server, there's no load on it, and I want it to write right away, how can I configure it so ...
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1answer
274 views

Total Number of request in IIS 6

We have a web server running IIS6 which hosts approximately 100 web sites. We are looking for a way of monitoring how many requests the web server is handling for a time period, we know we can do ...
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1answer
56 views

Using IIS7 can I get the IP that accessed a webpage at a certain time?

Using IIS7 can I get the IP that accessed a webpage at a certain time? Such as 3:41:17 am? Not a programming question, but I need to track down whoever connected and trashed my web project. So please ...