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IIS7.5 URL Rewrite generating error after importing site

I have two Windows 2008 R2 servers with IIS 7.5. One server has a website configured with URL rewrite rules. I copied the site directory to the second server and set up a new site, using this ...
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IIS Credential Delegation for AppPool in Integrated Pipeline mode

I know there have been mkore than a dozen articles on this topic, but for some reason I have not been able to find a solution. Server WEB1 has IIS7.5 with a site using Windows Authentication (kernel ...
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IIS: More requests than it can handle, server dead. How to fix it?

So I have this IIS 7 web server on Windows Server 2008 R2 (it runs ColdFusion 10 as well, but that's not important for this purpose). It runs pretty solid, but I didn't have a lot of traffic anyway. ...
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What's the best way to read/write to UNC virtual directory on IIS8?

I have IIS8 on Windows Server 2012 on one server, and Windows file server on Windows Server 2008 R2 on another server. I am trying to read/write from ASP.NET MVC 5 application running on IIS8 to a ...
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Is it “safe” to use IIS for HTTPS?

I am trying to setup HTTPS in IIS (Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012) as secure as possible. In order to mitigate attacks such as BEAST and weakness of RC4, while trying to use ECDHE ...
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14 views

IIS 7.5 / Windows 2008r2 URL Redirection

I have a multi tenant site on a web server with urls bound to it clienta.mysite.co.uk clientb.mysite.co.uk We are moving our servers to a new site and want to redirect them to the .com whilst the ...
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118 views

Adding HTTPS to second website not working?

I have a windows 2008 server that I am running two websites on. I first setup both websites with normal HTTP access and was able to hit both sites. I now want to add HTTPS access, so I added it the ...
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15 views

Newly Created IIS AppPool not found

I created a new IIS site in IIS 7.5 (windows server 2008 r2). I created an apppool to go with it. When I try to give permissions to a folder using the identity IIS AppPool\CustomAppPoolName, it can't ...
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37 views

Can Windows Updates affect stability of the IIS?

We're having stability problems in our site - it becomes unresponsive to periods of a few minutes or about 20 minutes. While investigating the issue, I noticed that the server is not being maintained ...
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65 views

IIS v7 VMWare Cloning for Test Purpose

We have production Server 2008R2 VMs running IIS v7. The app pools have their own AD service accounts (not anonymous IUSR). Will there be issues cloning these IIS machines into a stage environment? ...
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60 views

How to calculate the “ideal” value for maxProcesses for an IIS 7 web garden?

Reading e.g.: "Does a webapplication run faster when Maximum Worker Processes is more than one?" and "I have flowers... should I get a Web Garden?" and googling ever keywords I can think of, I ...
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28 views

FTP IIS Log Files not working?

I have FTP site. When I enter wrong UserName/Password, then I don't find any log in C:\inetpub\logs\LogFiles. I have checked, FTP logging, It's enabled and path is correct.
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104 views

No Web API Controller on Amazon EC2 instance

I have a web application running on IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008 R2 (Datacenter edition) and built using Visual Studio 2010. When I deploy the website project to my local IIS server or the production ...
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1answer
85 views

IIS7 URL rewrite - Path has question mark (not query string)

I need to redirect this: http://www.example.com/?/careers/ to this: http://www.example.com/jobs/ But IIS7 URL rewrite does not recognize the question mark, even if I try to escape it. Is this ...
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133 views

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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1answer
31 views

Is there a primary webserver in a NLB scenario?

I help administer a small NLB that points to two Windows Servers running IIS which share a configuration. The sites' flat files are replicated using DFSR. I get the gist of how this all works from ...
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1answer
16 views

FTP site isolation between different users on different sub folders?

I have a simple FTP site, let say on C:\FTP. Now I need to give permmission to UserA on C:\FTP\UserA and give perm mission to UserB on C:\FTP\UserB. I need to make sure that these access are isolated. ...
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1answer
42 views

IIS FTP same user authorized on HOST1, not authorized on HOST2

I recently switched web hosting companies for my website. I have a PHP application that connects to a Windows FTP (IIS 7.5 Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard) that now won't do anything. No passwords or ...
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1answer
64 views

Microsoft Expression Web fails to publish - “The folder $FOLDER is contained by a server-based site.”

Some of our developers use Microsoft Expression Web to author their ASP and ASP.NET web applications. Our web servers are all built on Windows Server 2008 R2 and IIS 7.5 and come in a group of ...
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1answer
234 views

Force delivery retry without restarting the SMTP Service on Windows Server 2008 R2

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 box hosting 3 virtual SMTP servers; vSMTP01, vSMTP02 and vSMTP03. The first two are configured to deliver all messages to dedicated smarthosts, while the last is set ...
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2answers
73 views

Windows server response time very high

Server Specs Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bit Provider : Fasthosts .Net Framework: 4.0 6 GB RAM (its using 4.6 GB) i have a website with thousands of pages structured like folderone/1/one to ...
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1answer
120 views

IIS7 URL Rewrite - Checking for X-Forwarded-For header

I am pretty familiar with IIS and URL Rewrite but I just got a task which stumped me. I need to check each request for the presence of the X-Forwarded-For HTTP header and, depending on its presence, ...
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1answer
69 views

IIS running but not serving content

I have an internal dev server running Windows 2k8 R2 with the Web and FTP Server roles set up which won't serve any content at all. Trying to connect from another host via telnet yields 'connection ...
1
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1answer
56 views

How to secure a single file download over HTTP on IIS?

I want to create a download link to a file on my HTTP server (IIS 7.5), for a one time secure download purpose. I don't want the file to be publicly available, the receiver must authenticate. When ...
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1answer
22 views

IIS7.5 - Dynamic Compression, Server Downtime?

Good Day, I need to install the IIS 7.5 Dynamic Compression module on a production server. Does IIS shutdown during the module installation or does it continue running? Thank you
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1answer
268 views

Configuring Custom App Pool in IIS 7.5

I'm having a problem that is killing me for two days. The problem is that I have to configure two reports (ColdFusion+DotNet) on IIS (Server 2008, V7.5) such that they work on seperate application ...
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1answer
38 views

How can I tell if a certain IIS configuration key has been imported?

I'm building some configuration management scripts that need to be idempotent. I need to check if the IIS keys for the web farm have been imported on a server and if not import them. I've got the ...
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1answer
162 views

WD Sentinel DX 4000 Remote Web Access requires port blocked by ISP. Is it possible to change the default ports?

WD Sentinel DX 4000 Remote Web Access requires port blocked by ISP. Is it possible to change the default ports? The ports required are 80 for HTTP, and 443 for HTTPS. I can RDP into the server ...
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1answer
199 views

IIS Powershell : Assign an existing SSL binding to a website

I already have an SSL binding created for one of my websites in IIS 7.5. Now I'm adding another website which listens on the same IP and port (443) but uses a different host header. When I try to ...
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37 views

AppCmd filter to running sites

I have a script that uses appcmd to find sites using a particular vdir and iterates through them to find which ones are currently running appcmd.exe list vdir /physicalPath:Z:\My\Path :: save sites ...
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1answer
147 views

PHP file upload system security implications

i've build a small upload system using PHP, it is working just fine for now however, the problem i have is the way i've got it to work. I don't have much of a background in security, but is what i'm ...
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1answer
42 views

Odd rewriting behaviour of IIS

I've also asked this question on Stackoverflow, but I thought this would've been a better place to ask. We have the following rewrite rule on IIS7.5: <rule name="Anything else to the event ...
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1answer
81 views

use DFS to sync 2 win 2008 r2 iis 7 servers behind load balancer

I want to use DFS to keep in sync for 2 IIS servers behind a load balancer. These machines are VPS at remote locations and have user uploaded files. To use DFS you need to be in a domain but I have ...
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1answer
106 views

IIS7.5 - Self Signed Certificate doesn't work when mapped

I have followed these instructions to restrict access to my site to only users that I issue a certificate to, the server runs Windows 2008 R2 and IIS7.5. The process of creating a self signed CA and ...
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332 views

Cannot Access IIS Website Locally Using www

I have small website hosted on our WS 2008 R2 server using IIS 7. I can access our website from anywhere in the world using: www.ourwebsite.co.nz But from any local computer on our internal network ...
2
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1answer
241 views

How to tune Windows 2008r2 and IIS to maximize single file download speeds?

We recently put up an IIS site (on WinSvr 2008r2 running as a Hyper-V guest) that is used almost exclusively for downloading files over the internet. The data exists as a large collection of .zip ...
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1answer
71 views

How to see login history of an user in exchange 2010

How to see login history of an user in exchange 2010? We tried with Get-LogonStatistics but it only shows the last login time, same goes for Get-MailboxStatistics. I see some data in IIS logs but I'm ...
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1answer
100 views

After running for approx. 2 days, IIS FTP refuses to connect

Background: Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bit, running inside Xen 6.1. Updated to the latest Xen Citrix Tools for Windows. Disabled IPv6. Currently trying to resolve the following: IIS FTP server ...
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86 views

Setting up IIS Shared Storage and caspol is giving an error

I am trying to setup our IIS Web Farm (using Windows Server 2008 R2) to use shared storage. The storage is setup and shared over the following path: \\MYSERVER\SharedStorage$\ I have created ...
2
votes
1answer
35 views

Per URI based ACL for IIS?

I have ASPX website running on Windows 2008 R2, I want to limit the access for several interfaces, but not all of them. e.g I have an interface /admin for website www.contoso.com, but I only want ...
0
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1answer
71 views

Unable to set up secondary IIS 7.5 FTPS server

I'm the process of setting up two IIS 7.5 FTP web sites (which are both up and running normally) both of which have FTPS set up on them. For this example: Site 1 is called foo.com. This site has ...
0
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1answer
104 views

Binding IIS site to alternate IP not accessible remotely - OK locally - Windows 2008 R2

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with multiple IPs (4 in total) associated with it. When I bind an IIS web site to one of the alternate ones I can browse too it locally but when I try to do it ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to fix oobe.exe .Net framework initialization error?

When log into my Windows Server 2008 R2 I get an error oobe.exe - .NET framework Initialization Error. Unable to find a version of the runtime to run this application. What is the cause ...
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1answer
179 views

How to enable COMPLUS_ENABLE_64bit flag?

I had a problem with an application running in Windows Server 2008 R2. I found from IBM's website that the reason for this problem was that the application was 32bit and Win Server 64 bit. The ...
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0answers
117 views

Intermittent ProviderException: API failed due to error 'The data area passed to a system call is too small. '

Running IIS 7.5.7600.16385 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise (7601: SP1). One of our websites is set to globally log errors and we are seeing this every day or two. We're using an authorization ...
1
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1answer
119 views

Extending time for application pool recycle process

Is there a way to configure the amount of time allocated to IIS to restart an application pool? I'm dealing with a problem with an in house written module using the Sitecore CMS on IIS. It looks ...
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2answers
1k views

How to update IIS 6 to IIS 7.5 on Window Server 2008 R2 Standard?

I am running Window Server 2008 R2 Standard edition at the moment I have IIS 6 installed. I need to update IIS to version 7.5. Using Server Management in Role I can see Web Server IIS Installed, ...
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1answer
1k 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 ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Exchange 2010 - EMC and OWA non-functional after unexpected server reboot

Problem: Can't connect to OWA or the Exchange Management Console/Shell on our Exchange 2010 server (Server 2008R2 VM). Background: We have an Exchange 2010 VM (ESXi 5.1) we're "in the process" of ...
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1answer
187 views

Confusion between Windows server 2008 Datacenter and Windows server 2012 RTM on Amazon ec2

I am going to deploy a dot net website on amazon ec2 with IIS as webserver. Amazon is offering two windows AMI one is Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Datacenter edition and 64-bit architecture ...