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What, exactly, is “Default Website”?

Between IIS 6 and IIS 7.5 (and versions prior to 6 as well, I am sure), there's Default Website under Sites. I've never really questioned what, exactly, Default Website means. It seems that the ...
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IIS 7 returns 404 for all requests

I have a default website and 2 applications underneath it. One is a WCF service on "http,net.tcp". The other is an asp.net site. When I browse to the service, static files, the asp.net site or the ...
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How do I direct traffic without redirecting in IIS7.5? [migrated]

We have a production machine running Window Server 2003. Previously, development took place in a WAMP environment but a few users are moving to IIS. The issue is, we have a directory on the server ...
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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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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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Upgrading IIS7 to IIS8

We have planned to upgrade our IIS to version 8, however I'm facing a problem in upgrading IIS7. Here is a snap of my IIS, which seems to be acting weird. 1) It is showing 3 different version ...
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How to sort by file's modified date on IIS web server in Windows 7?

Apache has this built in since 1996 which is 17 years ago... for Microsoft's IIS Web server which is available on Windows 7, is there a way to make it be able to sort the file listing by file ...
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Safe to publish port 80 on IIS 7.5 webserver?

Is it safe enough to set my firewall to forward port 80 and 443 to my IIS 7.5 webserver? I know that TMG has some packet inspections, but my current firewall has no inspections, so I wonder if it's ...
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Can't disable IIS

I cannot disable IIS. I've tried uninstalling everything I can think of realted to it including MS Web Deploy, Web Matrix Platform, IIS express (am I missing anything?). I tried disabling the ...
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Why can't I connect to my IIS server, running on my PC, via public static IP?

I know this topic is quite old, but, nevertheless, I am doing this in a first time and I have some troubles with it. I try to open public access to my sites, hosted on IIS 7.5 web server on my Windows ...
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Can't access IIS over a LAN in both ways

I've been having a problem with IIS that I can't solve: I have 2 PCs connected in the same LAN (let's call them A & B). Both of them run on Windows 7, with IIS 7.5. Both PCs have (inside wwwroot) ...
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Can't connect to local IIS on Windows 8

I am unable to browse to localhost or 127.0.0.1 on my new Windows 8 machine. The World Wide Web Publishing Service is running. I can't telnet to port 80 on 127.0.0.1 or localhost. The firewall service ...
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Disable 'Default Document' feature in IIS

How do I turn off the 'Default Document' feature in IIS so that it won't start when the computer is started? I want to use XAMPP for local testing, but I can't start Apache until I stop the Default ...
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Windows 7 FTP server not able to serve large files to mac?

I setup my Windows 7 home premium 64-bit desktop to use Microsoft's IIS FTP server. Works great except for big files... like 4gbyte files. Only maybe 150mbytes end up getting transferred to Macs I ...
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Not able to find IIS Manager and enable IIS in Windows7 Home Basic [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: IIS Management Console not found in Windows 7 Home Basic I enabled IIS services in the add/remove windows components. However, when i want to open the manager, the IIS ...
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What time format does IIS record its logs? Where do I find the setting?

Does IIS log entries in its logs in GMT or UTC time? Where can I find the setting? The server I am running is a Windows 2008 R2.
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IIS Aborting Requests

For some users of an application, IIS is aborting the request to the server, including me. I type in the URL, and it just stops, doesn't even process. FireBug reports the request was aborted. But ...
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Fresh install of IIS, HTTP Error 401.3 - Unauthorized?

I just installed IIS on my Windows 7 box and am having some authentication problems. The error I get when I try to direct my browser to 127.0.0.1 is: Server Error in Application "DEFAULT WEB ...
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Subdomains and IIS 7.5

I'm trying to set up several web sites on my home server (running windows 7). Lets say ive got the domain lol.com. At this address im hosting some really lol stuff, but just for the kicks ive also ...
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Cannot install IIS Administration Pack for IIS7

I have IIS7 running on Windows 7 Enterprise. When I try to install IIS 7 Administration Pack I get the following error: How can I troubleshoot this to find out what is causing the installer from ...