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In Windows Server 2012 R2, why am I getting no option to add a website within IIS Manager?

Our administrator created a new virtual machine with Windows Server 2012 R2 on it. I'm trying to create a website in IIS, but there is no option to add a website within the IIS manager. In the ...
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Configuring Windows Server 2008R2 to give preference to administrator remote sessions

We have had a few times recently when problems with an IIS web application have consumed server resources causing the server to become unresponsive. What has made this problem worse is that is that ...
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Detecting cause of high in-bound network traffic

One of our Windows/Coldfusion/IIS webservers has been experiencing a very odd pattern of high inbound network traffic. In the picture above the red hum is out-bound traffic, and the yellow line is ...
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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 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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120 views

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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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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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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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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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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152 views

Host multiple sites with same physical path?

I have read a few articles on hosting multiple sites using the same IP address, however didn't really come across an article which covers my situation. I have a main site, and several 'sister' sites ...
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246 views

How to add a MIME type in IIS via windows command line

How can I add a MIME type (file type) like .apk to IIS via command line?
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Create new FTP user on IIS, in Windows 7 [duplicate]

I am "trying to" set up IIS, on a windows 7, professional system, as an ftp server. I have it running, thanks to following tutorial: However, I would now like to, create own users, and folders for ...
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How remove IIS on Windows 8

Default Web Site in IIS 8 not working because "Service W3SVC was not found on computer" and I am trying to fix that by reinstalling IIS but I cannot remove it. I removed everything from Add Remove ...
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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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69 views

Centralized IIS to redirect to other IIS servers

Basically what im after is to have a centralized IIS Server on the Local LAN where port 80/443 would be forwarded to from the router. Then through this server it can forward/redirect the requests to ...
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1answer
497 views

IIS server not accessible outside of LAN

I've started up multiple computers and run servers trough IIS multiple times. I had no problem setting up servers on Windows 7, 8 Developer, 8 Consumer, but now that I have Windows 8 Pro, I can't seem ...
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How to make Internet Explorer automatically login in a certain domain

In IE, when I want to access a SharePoint site, I'm asked for username/password (obviously). Is there a way to make IE know that, when I access a domain XXX, it should use certain credentials? Even ...
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239 views

Difference between the Windows User Name Format in Domain and Workgroup?

On Windows Domain I know the default user name format is domain\username. But on workgroup I ma little confused. For example, running a .NET application on development server gives me, my app is ...
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NetBIOS Name 15 chars being cut off

I'm trying to debug some MSMQ related issues on a computer running Windows Server 2008 R2, which is not a member of a domain. The computer's name (the one you see as 'Computer name' in Comtrol Panel ...
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3k views

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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What is using port 80? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find exe listening on port? I have 2 web sites that are both configured to run on port 80 but both are stopped. If I start either one, I get the error Cannot ...
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421 views

How to set up IIS as a caching web proxy?

I want to set up a local proxy on my windows computer to serve as a caching proxy to speed up internet access. I have seen people use IIS for the same purpose but cannot figure out how it is done. ...
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385 views

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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2k views

IIS site taking an extremely long time to load?

I have a local copy of my website running on IIS 8 (this is in the Windows 8 RP) with the latest version of PHP with FastCGI, and a complete MySQL install (I selected the lowest memory using option in ...
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295 views

configuration of email server

I have an email script in asp that worked fine, but now I moved to my own windows server 2008 and can not seem to put it to work. It always gives this error: CDO.Message.1 error '80040213' The ...
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759 views

How can I change the default directory IIS uses to a folder on my desktop?

I am hosting my own website on IIS 7 / Win Server 2008 R2. Everything is working fine, but I want to change the root directory from C:\inetpub\wwwroot to C:\Users\Me\Desktop\MyWebsite I changed this ...
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User receiving an “Error Code: 403 Forbidden” but no one else is. What can I suggest that they do to fix it?

I have a ClickOnce application that is published to an IIS web server and the install page and installation process has been working perfectly for years. One of my new users has recently tried to go ...
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508 views

Unknown webserver listening on port 80

I was trying to install Apache, and I noticed it was forced to port 8080 because IIS was already using port 80. So I disabled the IIS service, and now there's some other server that's still using the ...
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IIS 6 FTP Junctions “volume label syntax is incorrect”

I have created a junction in Windows to give isolated folder access to several users. However, I receive the following error when trying to list the files whilst connected via MS IIS 6.0 FTP server: ...
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198 views

Can Windows's IIS be used to hack my computer?

Yesterday I was looking over my Windows Explorer and figured that my "c:\inetpub" had some contents, which includes "history" and "temp". On history there is a folder named "CFGHISTORY_000000001", ...
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4k views

add sites to local intranet from command line

Hallo. I'd like to add two ips of our servers to the local intranet on a list of computers. It seems that there are some problem with our policy and some pcs take it while others not. Is it possible ...
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Can't access folder on file server within IIS webpage request on Windows

I'm trying to give permission to a folder on a file server to a webpage running in IIS on a web server. Both machines are on a Windows network but there's no Active Directory domain. So I've done the ...
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401 Error after Sharing wwwroot folder on HomeGroup in IIS7, Windows 7

After sharing my wwwroot folder to the rest of my homegroup, I'm now getting the following error on my website: Server Error 401 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials. ...
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652 views

can not delete website: access is denied

On my local machine, I am trying to delete a web site as follows and fail in both approaches. Rebooting local machine does not help. Delete Web site via Computer Management Console in IIS. Delete ...
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Scheduling starting a service after another service

I have a service that needs to be started only AFTER another service. Is there some way to configure the service to only start once another has finished starting? Obviously, I could use a delayed ...
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IIS Management Console not found in Windows 7 Home Basic

Windows 7 Home Basic does not have the full features of IIS according to this. How can I use all the features of IIS on my computer? Is there any way to install the IIS Management Console?
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451 views

Installing PHP+Apache on Windows Server with IIS+PHP simultaneously?

I'm working for a client who rents a dedicated server running Windows Server 2008 (I'm almost certain) and has someone they know managing the server. We've built a new site built in WordPress MU and ...
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In Windows, sharing a folder requires IIS? I cannot see share option!

I want to share a folder on local network. While I right click, and select Sharing and Security, I don't see a share option. There are only three tabs General, Security, Customize. How do I share a ...
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Running Subversion on Windows sans Apache?

We're stuck with a Windows IIS 6 server at the moment. We'd really like to get a decent OS version control system set up for it. Can Subversion run without Apache? Most documentation that I've come ...
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How to access Parallels guest network services in a shared network virtual machine running in Mac OSX?

I have a Windows virtual machine running inside Parallels in my Mac OSX. This virtual machine is setup to use shared network. What I want is: How to access a IIS service running inside this virtual ...
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How to connect to a SQL server through a public IIS server

I have two computers on my LAN. One with IIS and a public IP, the other with SQL Server and a LAN IP. How I can access to the SQL server through the IIS server from a computer connected to the ...
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48k views

How to change listening port on webbserver IIS 7?

How do you change the port to which the webbserver IIS 7 is listening for incoming traffic to whatever portnumber?
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How can I find out which version of Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) my server is running?

My server is running with Windows Server 2003 SP2. How can I check for which version of IIS it is running?