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28 views

Where to place files for download on website? [closed]

Out of these following options, what would you guys recommend as a best practice or approach? I have a website that has a ton of pdf and word files that any one can click to download. What is the best ...
0
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1answer
39 views

Website won't come up on web server even though it comes up on other machines

I have a website that I just created from scratch and all I've done is put a index.html file in it with a hello message. If I try to go to the website from the web server itself it won't come up, ...
1
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1answer
575 views

Can't access my MVC web application hosted on IIS 7.5 through Internet

I'm hosting my MVC web application on IIS 7.5, and do the following: Add Application Pool and change Identity to NetworkService; Edit web application folder permissions to everyone; Files in ...
0
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0answers
19 views

URLScan not starting

I am trying to run URLScan for IIS 7.5, but the utility will not load on one server. It runs on another server with the same configuration file. Checking "tasklist /m url*" at the command line does ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Options missing from SIte Features in IIS7

I've just re-installed IIS7 on a web-server and I've run into an odd problem. when I click on the top level node I see the full range option icons in the features view under the following headings. ...
0
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0answers
41 views

is there difference in hosting application within default website and outside default website(as a separate website)

I use IIS 7.5 I hosted a web application (windows authenticated) within default Website server details server name : kevserver domain name : kserver-dev.com I logged in to the server with my creds ...
0
votes
2answers
289 views

website hosted outside default website is not working

I deployed my website as a separate webiste in IIS. It is an intranet website and is windows Authenticated i followed the below step created the virtual Path for the published files. Right click ...
0
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1answer
339 views

Internet Guest Account in Windows 2008 for permissions

I have seen there's no "Internet Guess Account" user in Windows Server 2008. I am trying to configure permissions over some folders in a website under ISS 7.5 and I am having troubles as I used that ...
1
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1answer
397 views

Security configuration in IIS8 does not allow for folders to be created on network shares with ClassicASP

I need to find the IIS8 configuration that allows this code to work with Windows Authentication Enabled. No Anonymous access. I have a three lines of code written with Classic ASP that are meant to ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Is it possible to log additional HTTP headers in IIS logs?

I need to analyze logs for Exchange and would like to get additional headers saved such as MS-ASProtocolVersion Is is possible to configure IIS to log these additional headers? POST ...
16
votes
5answers
1k views

What are the “to-do” on protecting Windows server facing the web?

I currently begin to deploy Windows servers facing the web. And I would like to know what are you way of protecting your servers ? What softwares are you using ? On Linux, i'm using Fail2ban to ...
3
votes
1answer
526 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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votes
1answer
810 views

Change Directory Browsing Page in IIS 7.5

NOTE: This post is tagged ASP.NET but really that's just one of the language (families) in which I could write it. I really need assistance with configuring IIS (7.5). I have found many scripts and ...
1
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0answers
116 views

Steps to analyze web server performance for only one Ip

We have a 2008 server, hosting 40 domains. All of our projects are developed in asp.net and using iis 7.5 in our server. Nearly 35 of these domains are sharing one IP and the other 5 is sharing ...
0
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1answer
139 views

Odd web server requests that look like truncation and concatenation, possibly IE-related

We're logging a few errors consistently that we don't know the cause of. The user agent string indicates this is almost always, if not always, Internet Explorer. (More than 90%, the remaining either ...
0
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2answers
315 views

how install php (for support php apps) side by side iis 7.5 on windows server 2008 R2?

i am using windows server 2008 R2 (iis 7.5) and looking for the best and clean and quick way for preparing my web server with php applications without any conflicts with installed iis. also i have ...
1
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1answer
1k views

windows 2008 R2 server IIS 7.5 not loading pages on first visit…requires refresh 2 or 3 times

This could be a network thing at my ISP where my box is colocated...not entirely sure. I wanted to just check here to see if anyone has seen an issue like this that is server related so I can check ...
3
votes
1answer
689 views

What the heck is a OPTIONS method in a IIS 7.5 web Log?

I know what a GET and a POST are, but it's almost impossible to Google for the word OPTIONS. Here's what I see (i deleted all the stuff at the end) of each: 11/23/11 0:02:13 10.100.0.14 ...
0
votes
1answer
348 views

Grant access to an Intranet website to external Web resources in IIS 7

I have a Website correctly working on Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5. The website is available just for users connected to the company's internal network and it cannot be accessed from the Web. ...
0
votes
2answers
246 views

In IIS7 how can I set the number of requests IIS can handle

I have a Windows 2008 / IIS 7.5 server that I want to act as a proxy for another service call. The problem I am having is that the service I am calling often takes a while to respond, so I need the ...
0
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1answer
586 views

How to add SSL Binding in IIS 7.5

I had the Default Web Site running on localhost port 80 smoothly. I wanted to enable SSL on it so I first created a Self Signed Certificate in Server Certificates section of IIS Management Console. ...
3
votes
2answers
823 views

Understanding down-sides of network load balancing with two computers vs traditional three-way load balancing

We have one site on IIS build in ASP.NET with DNN. Currently we try to configure network load balancing for two servers. The service hosting provider told us this would be enough, but we seem to have ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Consuming https enabled asp.net web site opens multiple connection with multiple ports

maybe this question is a stupid one, if so be patient, now at the time of the question I have no time to really investigate the "issue". I have an IIS 7.5 asp.net web site that is going in ...
0
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1answer
133 views

Consolidate two IIS6 webservers into one IIS7 webserver

I have two servers each running IIS6 and i need to bring all the siteson BOTH servers into ONE IIS 7.5 server... i've looked at MSDeploy but i can't find anything to combine two servers into one... ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

IIS 7.5 not serving files with + in the name

IIS isn't serving files with + in the name e.g. hello+world.txt Where would I go to change this? EDIT: This worked in IIS6. Would it have been a unique setting there as well?
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

What are the pit-falls of using Windows 7 as a web server?

It obviously uses more memory (with the fancy themes), but from what I have ready, IIS7.5 is fully functioning. I use it for a dev server, but what about a full-on prod server?
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vote
3answers
975 views

Why is it good to have website content files on a separate drive other than system (OS) drive?

I am wondering what benefits will give me to move all website content files from the default inetpub directory (C:) to something like D:\wwwroot. By default IIS creates separate application pool for ...
1
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1answer
541 views

How to enable an IIS web server to be accessed from outside?

I've setup an IIS web server. I can access its pages if I'm in the local server, but I'm unable to access it from outside. For example trying to connect from another network to it (by using its ...