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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Can I install C# Razor .NET on XAMPP?

I have been trying to install IIS (Windows 8) on my head computer. I ended up installing XAMPP on it, setting up the FileZilla server to work with Visual Studio Community 2015 FTP on my development ...
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How to solve ERR_CONNECTION_RESET error

I have recently set my firewall settings to default, and since that moment I can't access the websites hosted on IIS (on my machine or on machines in the same local network as me) from the web ...
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Use SimpleMembershipProvider as Membership Provider in IIS Manager

In IIS Manager you have the abality to manage the registered users and the roles available. By default, only a few providers are trusted, AspNetMembershipProvider and some other. When you have a ...
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Access IIS site from internet

I just created a site in C# that I host in IIS6, it can be used locally but I'd like to configure it so users can access to it from the web. The client has provided me a public IP that I tried to ...
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How to solve certificate issue for internal URL in Chrome

When entering the following internal URL (changed a bit for privacy) in Chrome: https://pms/WebClient/CRMclient.aspx I get Chrome's message for a certificate mismatch: This is probably not the ...
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Debugging IIS worker sometimes puts single ASP.NET application into a 'dead' state

I have an IIS server with a single app pool, and a site that contains three applications. All three applications are run in a single IIS worker. Sometimes, while debugging one of the applications, ...
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Windows FTP support directory download?

I would allow direct downloading a file tree (or folder, whatever) directly from my website. I will explain a bit more. My webhoster use Windows server 2012r2 and all websites are made with IIS ...
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Reverse proxy to put header value as parameter to url

I need to set up reverse proxy which will put header value from original request as a parameter to the destination url. The reason for this is purelly application specific and unfortunatelly I cannot ...
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404 error accessing local IIS on Windows, access from other clients is fine

I ran into a weird error where I could not browse to the local server's install of IIS using either http://localhost or the domain name of the server. I would always get a 404 error. I could ...
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In IIS Webserver, How to create a folder in the root directory to host download files?

I have Windows server 2012 r2 and an IIS webserver setup hosting 2 wordpress websites from the same dynamic ip address. Everything is working great and as expected. I am trying to figure out how ...
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How to force IIS to stop caching a page?

tl;dr: I think IIS is caching my page, and I can't figure out how to make it stop. Coming from a static programming background, I've recently started dipping my toes in the dynamic world by trying ...
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How do I kill processes on a remote server via IIS webpage?

I have a remote server running various processes. On the remote server I have setup an IIS website. I use the website to publish information about the processes running on the remote machine. From ...
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WIndows 8 running IIS 8 need 7

We have a Laptop the will be acting as a webserver for a lightweight medical imaging source for a site that will require mobility. We chose a Lenovo flex for the job. When installing the the software ...
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How to activate IIS management tools under Windows 7 embedded standard?

I try start up IIS management tools, but I only see a white screen in Windows Features. I have Panel PC with Windows 7 embedded standard. In manual to Panel PC, it's this possible on Windows 7 ...
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One SSL Certificate Two Services

I'm having trouble finding a clear answer to this question: In IIS (7.5 or 8) I plan on hosting a site that will have a bunch of secure HTML eforms (default port 443). They will be performing ajax ...
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How can I capture traffic made from IIS on localhost using Fiddler

I have a Web project which runs inside IIS on a localhost. I want to capture traffic made in my web project in IIS. My web site need to query data from an external source (not in localhost). I want ...
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IIS URL-rewrite doesn't work

I have an IIS setup with redirect rules that work perfectly fine on my Windows machine. However - I'm starting to use Mac - so I installed a VirtualBox VM with windows on it and used the exact same ...
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Windows Integrated on IIS with SQL server on different computer

I need to deploy an intranet application on IIS 7.5 that can connect to a SQL server on a different computer with the user identity. The user must use its Identity to connect to SQL Server. I ...
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Deploying Kudu on a server

I have setup a copy of Kudu on my local dev machine, and it works fine providing I run it from Visual Studio as Administrator I would now like to deploy it to our public UAT server so we can use it ...
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IIS Express fails binding to IP

I'm having trouble viewing my in-development websites on some remote devices like iPad, Nexus phone, etc. I'm using IIS Express. I've set up the bindings this way: <site name="WebApplication1" ...
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IIS 7 fails to install on Windows 7, despite attempts at Windows Fix It tool, removal/reinstallation of .NET 3.5, etc

I'm not exactly the first person to run into issues getting IIS 7 to install on a Windows 7 machine, but so far, nothing has really managed to fix the problem. When I try to install IIS 7, I get this ...
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Extract site names from properties application pool

there are 2 sites that working in one pool. Me need to extract the names of the sites for future use. I use next command for exp. PS C:\> Get-Item IIS:\AppPools\tech-2 Name ...
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Cannot access my website on IIS Server "Unable to Connect

I've created a new website on my IIS server: I entered the website name, set the port number to 8900 and located the content directory. I then tried to "Browse" the website, but i'm getting the error ...
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How to disable SSL version 2 on IIS/Window Server?

How to disable SSL version 2 on IIS / Window Server?
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I moved Oracle Instant Client, but it didn't actually move?

I set up our local intranet on IIS running on a Windows Server 2012 using Oracle Instant Client to connect to our database. I installed Oracle Instant Client to C:\instantclient during set up. It ...
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Ip address and domain restrictions with router

I have a webserver on IIS. In IIS Manager I've set the Ip address and domain restrictions to deny unspecified clients, and have added an Allow entry for a specified IP: 82.66.45.5. My webserver is on ...
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Error of initialization of IIS 7

My Windows Server is in Portuguese Brazil. Sorry , I'm not fluent English. After an upgrade my Windows Server 2008 R2 spent facing problems with IIS (version 7 ) . Whenever I try to start the IIS ...
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Accessing IIS site externally

We have 2 servers, a Domain (Server 1) and an Application (Server 2) server. We are attempting to open an port on the Application Server to be accessed externally. Server 1 is running Windows ...
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Unable to install iis manager on windows 8.1

I get an error while trying to install IIS manager from "Turn on off windows features" on a windows 8 machine. Just before trying to install this I installed Visual Studio 2013 community online and ...
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IP address visible in browser's “Inspect Element”

I've recently started hosting my own website on a machine on my network. Whenever anyone goes to my site and does "Inspect Element" my external IP address is visible to everyone. This seems like a ...
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Set IIS to run with environment variable

I'm trying to run IIS with the COMPLUS_ZapDisable environment variable set to 1. Per this link (which shows how to do it for regular exes), I hope this will allow me to load non-optimized versions of ...
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After entering UserName/Password FTP server is not responding?

I have set up a Azure VM with Windows Server 2012 R2. I have also setup IIS 8.5 FTP server there. When I access the site using localhost url in the same server, I will get UserName/Password prompt and ...
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Visual Studio IDE how to build and view changes in browser without opening a new tab or window? [closed]

I'm following the tutorial on http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/introduction-to-asp-net-mvc. And whenever code change are made, the guy simply re-builds, and refreshes the ...
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Ramifications of changing AllowDotInPath in URLScan.ini

As we have had an influx of PHP based applications being deployed on a Windows servers, it appears the setting AllowDotInPath=0 does not permit dots in files or directories. All documentation ...
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IIS Sharing LocalHost

On my IIS I have a webserver running on my local host I want everyone to be able to see. So for the iisstart page I put the code to redirect to the page, However I get 404, When I connect to it from ...
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IIS URL rewrite cookie injection through http header

I need to extract a cookie from a webpage and pass it through http header. The scenario is like this My out bound rule as below which injects a value 787878 into Cookie header and I expect it also ...
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Where are the connection files for IIS Manager for Remote Administration?

I have IIS Manager for Remote Administration installed on one PC and now I have a new PC and want to move the connections I setup on my old PC. But I don't know where are the connection files are ...
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How can I create a memory dump of a production system without affecting performance?

I am trying to analyze a hard-to-track memory leak problem on a production IIS web server running an ASP.NET application. To that end I am trying to create a dump file of the memory to analyze it ...
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IIS FTP Folder Access Issues (550)

I'm trying to connect to our FTP on an IIS server and I'm having issues viewing files/folders. My manager is able to connect with no issues and it's been a long time since he set it up. We added a ...
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How to get my router to forward IP address to web app?

My web server is behind a Microtik router v6.1. My web app is only able to see the router's IP when referencing "REMOTE_ADDR" or "HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR" (asp.net app). How do I enable "IP forwarding" ...
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Running Windows processes in separate cores

I have an AMD FX-6200 (3.8GHz, six cores) and I would like to optimize it in this way: Core 1: Used only by key Windows processes, e.g. explorer.exe, svchost.exe, rundll32.exe, etc. Core 2: Used ...
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XAMPP Windows Server 2012 R2 and IIS - Port 80 in use

Configuration: Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard IIS 8.5 XAMPP 1.8.3 5 VC 11 Httpd.conf Listen 8080 ServerName localhost:8080 PHP.ini - extension added extension=php_sqlsrv_55_ts.dll; IIS ...
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How do I access gzip-compressed data from a PowerShell Invoke-WebRequest command, when the “Accept-Encoding: gzip” header is set?

I'm learning about response compression in IIS and I'm testing my configuration with various tools. It appears that several of these tools either auto-decompress the response, or always send the ...
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IIS 8.5 Multiple sites on localhost with unique root directory

I would like to create 3 different sites on my dev PC each with its own root directory which running different version of PHP And I would like to have unique domain for them Lets say my Default ...
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How many copies of MS Word are required? [closed]

I have an ASP.NET application that is using MS Word to do som processing of a document. So basically a request comes into IIS into an MVC applicaiton and the application takes a Word DOCX file and ...
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Publishing points in IIS 8.5 on windows 2012

After installing IIS media services I am creating a publishing point(PP) URL in IIS 8.5 http://belly/default/x.isml. belly is server name. renamed Default Web Site to default. and x.isml is file ...
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IIS Application resets after idle

I see this in the log of my IIS website: 2014-10-24 07:13:40 x.x.x.x GET /Obfuscated/InboundContainers - 80 <user> x.x.x.x ...
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Windows Server 2003 and Apache running together

I have a windows server 2003 in my server..and the default port 80 is being served by IIS. Recently, I installed Bitnami Trac into that server, and now the trac is running on port 8080. (I gave this ...
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Are URL based SSL / certificates possible at IIS?

Is there a way to change the used certificate / ssl encryption depending on the visited url? We are using IIS 7 and later. Edit: We plan to develop and deploy web applications to our customers. It ...
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IIS 8.5 TLS 1.2 not working

I have Windows 8.1 with IIS 8.5 and have run the script from http://www.hass.de/content/setup-your-iis-ssl-perfect-forward-secrecy-and-tls-12 to enable TLS 1.2, but Qualys SSLLabs says my server ...