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TCP Congestion Window on Windows Server 2003

After reading this blog post by Ben Strong, I started looking on the internet for information on how the Initial Window size could be manipulated on Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (R2, 64bit in case it ...
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Windows server 2003 detect 500 error on IIS

I'm running IIS on Windows Server 2003, i faced problems with 500 internal server error. I want to detect if any user gets the following error and restart server if it happens. I just can't find the ...
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What is a reasonable number of users who can connect to a server at the same time? [closed]

I have a server which allows only 2 connection at the same time. This can be a pain as you can't login if you are third. In another instance (if I remember correctly), the maximum allowed was 5 users. ...
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Web infrastructure IIS 6 issues serving 1 particular site

I have an issue with a test environment running win 2k3 SP2 and IIS6 We have a number of development sites on the box, and several versions of the same site eg: subdomain1.domain.co.uk ...
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How to get Windows Server 2003 SE to deliver an *.cfg file upon HTTP request? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: IIS Can't Serve Certain File Extension First, I know very little about Windows Server 2003 SE. So, this could be a ridiculously easy problem to solve, but I haven't ...
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Getting a new server

My boss told me we can get a new web server if it is really necessary. I don't know if this is really necessary, so I decided to ask the ones who probably do know. The website has the IIS 6.0 as well ...
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Add webserver to existing network

I am the web developer for my company, which pretty much makes me the IT guy too. (Wasn't my decision). Anyway we have an existing network and at the heart of the network is our server running Windows ...
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How do I track incoming IP addresses on Windows 2003 web server?

How do I track incoming IP addresses that visit a website hosted on a Windows 2003 web server? I know we can use Google Analytics to do the job,is there any other way of doing it? Thanks in advance
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How can I get a list of all websites and applications running on IIS6?

I'm running a Win 2003 server with multiple websites, some of which contain child and grandchild applications (for example see http://imgur.com/vIexM.jpg). Is there an quick way to obtain a list of ...
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Will a low-end dedicated server be enough for my application?

I'm looking for a Windows server for my startup search application, and need some advice. The application downloads a few megabytes worth of text from a remote server and processes it (regular ...
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Installing a font on a web server for ASP.NET application

I've just deployed an ASP.NET application onto a Windows 2003 web server. The application contains Crystal Reports. Some of the reports contain characters in WingDings2 font. When the report is ...
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Is there a free/open source load balancing software I can use?

I need to do some load balancing testing on a website. Are there any free programs out there I can install and start using in a windows server 2003 environment? Thanks, Paul
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Config Serrices on Windows Server 2003

Can someone please explain how to install/configure the following on a Windows 2003 Server? DNS Security Enhancements (very important) Apache + PHP + Mysql IIS Thank you. This will be used as a ...
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IIS 6 Compression for a folder

I want to enable IIS 6 compression for all of the folders in my application except one; in this one folder, I do some things that fails when IIS 6 compression is enabled... Any advice? Thanks.
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What would cause an IIS6 website to be unavailable remotely randomly for a few minutes at a time?

Website is served by iis6 on windows server 2003. Never saw this problem once for months in beta. We made the new site live yesterday - its getting more traffic than in beta but not that much - ...
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3answers
188 views

Backup a linux webserver to windows

I have our websites hosted at a thrid party webserver. I have all the admin access needed. I have a local Win2K3 machine that's using retrospect to backup all the networked machines and server, ...
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How to keep a pylons web-application server running on windows server 2003

We have a pylons web application running on a windows server 2003 machine. There is a startup script that runs in a "dos box". From time to time the script crashes and the server is then down. How ...
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What is a normal value for pages/sec on a Windows Server 2003 Web Server?

I know the answer to this is "it depends", and I know that the counter can and will be thrown off by backup jobs or other things that might use memory mapped files. I'd like to get a bit of clarity ...
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Windows/IIS Hosting :: How much is too much?

I have 4 Windows 2003 servers running IIS 6. These servers host a bunch of unique web sites (in that they are all different in build/architecture/etc). The code behind these sites range from straight ...
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IIS 6 + ASP.NET web service - DW20 and stackoverflow exception

Consider an ASP.NET SOAP web service that starts up fine, but craters hard when receiving its first hit. Please note that this is deployment works in the Test environment, but not in the PreProd ...
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Windows 2003 - logging off the Administrator account makes web applications inaccessible

Consider a web application installed on a Windows Server 2003 SP2 machine with the admin account. The application is accessible in the server as well as in the network when at least one session of the ...
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Windows Server 2008 - IIS 7 - ASP.NET - Does my web server go to sleep? How do I keep it awake?

It seems that my asp.net sites on my web server are very slow to load if they have not been accessed in a while. Does the ASP.NET processor go into suspend or sleep mode if it has gone unused for a ...
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Point domain to RestLet web service?

So, Lets say I have a Windows 2k3 server which has IIS. Lets say the address is 100.50.25.12. Now, lets say I have my stand alone RestLet webservice listening on port 1234. To hit this service ...
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Windows webserver monitor and notifier service

I'm looking for a software tool/service, preferably opensource/free, which will run on a Windows 2003 r3 standard server which will monitor bandwidth usage of all the websites it's hosting (a break ...
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How can I see what version of SSL a web server is currently using?

I believe I have disabled SSL 2.0 on my web server (Windows Server 2003). To make sure that it is now using SSL 3.0, how can I check this? What is the correct way to disable 2.0 and enable 3.0 on a ...
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Unable to make the session state request to the session state server

For about 4-5 months now, I seem to be having this sporadic issue--mainly during our busiest time of the day between 10:30-11:45AM, where all my Windows 2003 web servers in a Microsoft NLB cluster ...
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Web Hosting -> Servers -> All dropped in my lap.. HELP!

First, some background: I work for a small company that does IT. Recently I have become the "web developer" as a value added for the clients we support. The business had a guy who set up a web ...
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Keeping web farm in sync with other “nodes” windows 2003

I'm shortly going to be setting up our eCommerce site on 3 web servers, all running Windows Server 2003 We also use a hardware load balancer. What is the best way of keeping all 3 in sync? Ie: our 3 ...
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Sites in IIS not available externally

I'm trying to access my IIS test site by the server IP. Internally I have no problems, but externally it tries for a while and then times out. I've run shields up and it shows that their are no open ...
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parked domain in static ip

we have a server with static ip . we need to park domain in this server .I hear we must install dns server| how to configure this. what windows server 2003 solution ? what ubuntu server solution ? ...
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Best practices for Windows Server 2003 live server reboot

We have a Windows Server 2003 box running as a web server in a remote data centre. Last night I installed a large batch of Windows Updates and then triggered a reboot around 1:30am via RDP. The reboot ...
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IE7 not allowed to access externally hosted web application but works on our server

My company has two identical applications - one on an in-house server, one hosted by a 3rd party hosting company. I'm using IE7 and can successfully access the app on our site. But when I use IE7 to ...
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Setting up a webserver

How do I make from my OS WindowsServer2003 an internetwebserver, e.g. with my own PHP forum on it?
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IIS6 logging is overloading my servers

We have a major issue with our load balance web servers. If we have IIS logging turned on for our biggest websites, it bogs the servers down so much that most of our requests timeout. As soon as I ...
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Automated Backup Solution for a Virtual Private Server

My company has a VPS with a webhost that serves a few websites. I would like to set up an automated backup that will cover as much of the system as possible. Server Info: VPS is running in ...