Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services) is a server developed by Microsoft for Windows. Questions about IIS should be limited to its setup and configuration for a local development environment.

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WSUS server not working

I have troubles getting my WSUS server to work. When clients try to search for updates, they get this error: 8024402C Unknown error. When I try to reach the WSUS website, I get access denied. I get ...
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How can i access in host file whiles using a proxy server

I using a proxy server (Freegate to be specific). I an unable to access the connections (dns mappings) that i have set in my host file. That is i want to access "127.0.0.1 YourInstanceName" whiles ...
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IIS 8 remove details of error messages

The IIS give some detailed errors messages on error such as 404 and 500 with critical details to the public including physical file path. I think this is not suitable and it is not secure for ...
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Can't remove iis from Windows Server 2012 R2

I'm trying to uninstall IIS from Windows Server R2. I tried Service Manager -> Remove Roles and Features, uninstalling ran, the restart computer, but it's still there. I tried also to do it by ...
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404 error on a previously installed Wordpress Site in IIS 8

I am hosting a Wordpress site on IIS 8 with php and fastcgi installed. The problem is that i had to reinstall the IIS completely to install the exchange server (because it needs the Default website ...
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Page not found in IIS, but it's there

I have just installed IIS on Windows Server 2008. If I go to localhost, the default page is displayed, so the web server is ok. I have added a folder with a page in it in the \inetpub\wwwroot ...
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How to set user to relogin to site with IIS 6 authenication

We have an internal website that is protected with IIS authentication against a domain. When the user is successful with id and password, the site will go out via REST with an api key and get a url ...
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IIS 8 with Parallels Plesk 11 is showing 503 error in some devices and could not locate remote server in others

I recently bought a Windows Server 2012 dedicated hosting with IIS 8 and set new DNS settings to Parallels Plesk Panel 11.5.30, after set up website is not working in some devices or some browsers. ...
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Windows server 2012 r2 IIS PHP

I have php installed on a windows server 2012 r2 box that is running IIS When running a script with a mail function it will hang and eventually bring this error: C:\Program Files ...
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Manage (View & Update) Internal IP address of IIS

How do I figure out the the internal IP address of IIS on the individual PCs? I have two PCs with IIS (vv 7.5 and 8) on them - I need to configure port forwarding on the router, such that external ...
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Advertisment in local IIS

I set up IIS on my local computer (Win 7) that is connected to a WLAN router. I created a simple test html with just a welcome message. When I start the page locally, I get with Internet Explorer ...
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SSL failure on Auzre web farm with shared configuration and centralized certificates

[Sorry if this question is a bit long, there's lot of extra info in case it is relavent] Overview I'm having a problem with SSL on a 4 VM's load balanced farm in Azure. If the HTTPS request goes to ...
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class not registered on IIS

I have windows 8 (x64) with IIS8. IIS was working fine but suddenly when i try to browse anything from IIS, it prompt's a message box says, class not registered! i have checked the default ...
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How to host a site in remote mechine and access it from local mechine?

I am a developer from India. My client from USA has set up a VM for me. I have hosted the site on the VM in IIS. So is there any way I can access that site from my computer? My main purpose is after ...
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Error while installing IIS on VM?

My Client has set up a VM for me. It is a Windows-7,64 bit machine. When I tried to configure IIS on that machine , It is showing an error, An error has occurred.Not all the features were ...
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What is the relationship/interface between WCF and IIS

So I understand that IIS is a web server from Microsoft I also understand that WCF IS A service that allows you to build service oriented applications. Obviously WCF and IIS must "talk to each ...
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IIS Virtual Directory not inheriting applicationHost.config

I have manually created a virtual directory on an existing machine. The application should have inherited some default configuration from applicationHost.config - but it does not ...
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How to stop IIS from listening port 80 on specific IP?

My server has numerous IPs and IIS running numerous sites. I need to free one specific IP from IIS listening port 80. How to do that? I can't manually open each site bindings and see if it is using ...
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IIS reverse proxy and URL rewrite rule

I have configured my IIS to only accept https calls and to act as a reverse proxy, which is both working fine: With the rule <rule name="ReverseProxyInboundRule1" stopProcessing="true"> ...
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Mirror folder one way over different networks

I have a folder on machine A that receives small text files at random intervals from an external process. I need to mirror the contents of this folder to machine B, which is on a completely different ...
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Loop requests/data through IIS

I have a server running IIS on port 80 and lotus domino http server on some other port, let's say 85. Is there a way that upon all requests coming into IIS regarding any uri of the form ...
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Anonymous authentication - 401.2 error (IIS7.5)

I am trying to set up Anonymous Authentication for an IIS web site. I checked Anonymous Authentication is enabled and all other methods are disabled. I need to use a specific user for Anonymous ...
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IIS Manager Not showing the list of sites in windows 8.1

My guess is that the file applicationHost.config is corrupted, therefore the list of sites or application or not visible under the main IIS node. Is there a way to find the original ...
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Accessing a locally hosted website in a virtual machine

I am hosting a website through IIS in my local machine. My hosts file on the local machine is set up to point a particular address to the site hosted in IIS. I am also running a virtual machine, ...
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Virtual Box Bridged Adapter Redirects to IIS

The setup: Router: TomatoUSB running on a RTN16 router is forwarding several ports to my Server. Server: Windows Server 2012 is host to several VirtualBox Ubuntu VMs. One VM, using NAT works great. ...
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Why does changing IIS FTP root change web root also?

Just changed the FTP root directory in an IIS 7 site for a customer and it automatically changed the web root also. Changing the FTP directory back also changed the web directory too. Anyone else ...
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Browse option of IIS 7.5 does nothing

I have a virtual directory and inside it a simple .htm file. When I go to content view and then right click and browse actually nothing happen, nothing. It even doesn't open any browser. On the other ...
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How to restore IIS settings and Default Web Site?

On Windows 8.1 with IIS8. How to restore IIS settings and Default Web Site? I've a machine that all the application pools and web sites have been deleted from its IIS. I've tried to remove and ...
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Require only specific client certificates in IIS

I am implementing a solution that requires client certificates. I'm using IIS 7.5 and ASP.Net 4 WCF services. I've set the SSL Settings to Require SSL and require client certificates. Looks good so ...
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Windows authentication does not exist in IIS Features?

I do not know why, but I can not activate Windows Authentication for IIS and many other feature, as they are all missing in the security section for Programs "Windows Features". As the photo below I ...
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How to remove IIS for WampSERVER?

I have WampServer installed, and I installed Microsoft SEO Toolkit, I guess that has the IIS dependency. And I guess the iis service uses port 80. Now every time I start WampServer, I need to go to ...
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failed to open xml file , system error : -2147924786

I am trying to install a .msi file which requires me to install .net 4.0 and enable IIS compatibility, bur after doing so it tries to install but throws the above mentioned error and rolls back from ...
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Port forwarding not working with IIS Express

Right. This could be posted on either StackOverflow or here, becuz the scenario I'm working with involves both network settings and IIS configuration, but I'm posting here since I guess that's where ...
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IIS / MainEnable bindings configuration query

This is my situation. I have a server which I want to run web and mail services on. I am running Windows 7 Professional with IIS 7.5 and MailEnable The web side is up and running, as is the mail, ...
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visual studio 2012 debug windows 8

I run a local IIS server to develop a website and it works. If I try to debug however it stated "Unable to start debugging on the web server. You do not have permissions to debug the web server ...
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I browse the internet on windows server 2012 after installing IIS 8

I have an AWS Amazon ec2 instance with windows server 2012 base, I was navigating on websites just fine, but after i installed IIS 8 throught the server manager i can only browse microsoft.com ...
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How to enable multiple connections to my ftp site

I created a FTP site using IIS to share data. Multiple users or multiple downloads are not starting. It is one download at a time. Only one user can download a file while the others have to ...
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FTP is not working in one my client machine?

I have setup FTP in IIS. It is working on all machines except for one client who is complaining that FTP is not working. When he opens FTP via a browser, he is not prompted to enter his credentials.
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Isolate FTP site with different users on different 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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in case of domain redirect, should i add a new DNS zone for each domain?

I have a main website, say example.com, and I have 10 other domain names doing 301 Permanent Redirect, say example.me, example.co.uk .. etc The extra domains are just to protect my brand and it will ...
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How to add a feature to my site that will redirect to other address ( www.mysite/direct.)?

I want to create a URL that will direct me to an address other than our site. Just like www.example.com/direct. I think this is quite similar to a hyperlink but this time this is in the URL ...
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setting up windows server 2008 r2 to run asp.net using IIS

I have a problem when I try to configure my office's windows server 2008 R2 I got the problem when I want to access my asp.net application using local IP address First (using local IP Address), I ...
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Dynamic IP set up in IIS for secure an application access

We have an application needs to be accessed by our sites and for security purpose we restrict the access with IP. All the sites using dynamic IP and I set up the IP with subnet 255.255.0.0 for all the ...
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Why doesn't Firefox accept different Ports for SSL encryption other than 443

There is an IIS Webserver with different Sites (SSL Binding) because I can't configure IIS to listen on same Address and Port with different Certificates so I set the SSL Port direction in the ...
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Is IIS pre-requisite for NLB?

I have a Java based web app that's hosted on Tomcat. To scale out, I am considering deploying a second virtual server and deploying the web app on it. Also, to ensure that users don't have to worry ...
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Sharing the Local IIS application using Web Server

We have an Asp.net Web application with Oracle DB as backend, configured in windows server 2012 IIS (8.0). I want to share the local server application URL using another web server which is connected ...
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Is it possible for IIS to show file sizes in megabytes instead of bytes?

I'm hosting some files off a shared server over HTTP using IIS with "directory browsing" enabled, however the file sizes are in bytes. Is it possible to have IIS show these files in a more ...
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Windows 8.1 installation modified my IIS configuration. How can I get it back?

I have just upgraded Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 and have found that the process has overwritten my IIS configuration file (C:\Windows\System32\inetsrv\config\applicationHost.config). Is there any way I ...
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IIS 7: ASPX site returns 404 (no handler) or 500 (with handler)

I have a site that ran well for about 8 years on Server 2003/IIS 6. I recently migrated to Server 2008/IIS 7, and the site is no longer running (???). The site is located on E:\, so nothing was ...
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Why can't I access iis locally with NetGear B90-7550 ADSL Modem/Router

I realize that getting an answer to this question is a long shot, but I have been wrestling with this for three days so far with no luck. I recently installed a new DSL Modem/Router sent to me by my ...