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monitor bandwidth on multiple subdomains that share the same ip (Windows/IIS)

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Windows Server Web Edition 2008 DNS/Domain name help

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IIS 7 - Multiple IIS Sites pointed at same directory. How is this accomplished?

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1answer
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1answer
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ASP.NET Security Exception when Switch IIS7 to Use UNC Path for Content

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 box running IIS7.5 with Medium Trust configured for ASP.NET. When I have the website running from local content (e.g.: c:\inetpub\wwwroot) everything works fine. When I ...
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FIle Services Resource Manager alternative for Windows Web Server 2008

We need to provide disk quota managment for specific folders. On our hosting server Windows Web Server edition is installed. It has not File Server role that is why I cannot use FIle Services Resource ...
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Setting up Virtual Hosts with Apache on Windows 2008 server for multiple sites. Complicated setup, including subversion [closed]

I am setting up apache on my windows 2008 server at my home. It will serve 2 functions. Subversion hosting to allow me and some others to manage company documents with version control Local ...
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I'm looking for a well-respected, high-performing Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V VPS host. For my linux hosting, I use a shared WebFaction account, so I'm spoiled by their incredible service and ...
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Generic IIS7 hosting environment hardware requirements

does someone can tell me what are hardware requirements for generic IIS7 websites hosting on one Windows server where only IIS7 and FTP is installed (maybe some ranges like <100 pages - 1GB 1CPU, ...
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I got this message from my host “Exceeded allocated monthly traffic” want to understand problems that may cause this

I have a dedicated windows 2008 server and with Allocated monthly traffic: 1500GB, the hosting company sent me "Please take note that the allocated traffic included with your Budget (calculated by GB ...
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setting up Windows 2008 STD EN on dedicated server

I just purchased a dedicated server and i need to setup for hosting my website. Please help me how do i setup the server step by step. server details : Windows 2008 STD EN SQL Server Web 2008 Core2 ...
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Register a DLL on IIS7 without registering on the actual box.. possible?

I have an old application that I am migrating to new web hosting. I had full access to the old web server, so for that particular site I had to register a DLL on the actual windows 2003 server. The ...
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How, What to gain from bizspark?

In my company we had a bizspark softwares from microsoft, and as we understood that this will help us to lower our webhosting payments, and also some development software costs. Now my issue that we ...
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Dedicated Server Tutorials

I have never setup a dedicated server before except at my house but nerver attached a domain name to my ip address. I will be using windows 2008, iis7 and asp.net, sql server express 2008. I need some ...
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One Quad Core Xeon or two Core 2 Quad Core machines?

I'm running an ASP.NET website with a SQL Server database and another server side application which does processing to support the website on a Windows 2008 Web Server 32bit operating system. The ...
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I want to create a home server which can host websites i build. I want it as a windows server and work the same as servers we get from hosting companies, what main points i should consider while ...