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How do I turn off caching in IIS7?

I'm developing an ASP classic site under Windows 7 (form a queue ladies). The problem is IIS seems to be heavily making use of its cache for both static and dynamic content which really conflicts with ...
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How to start the W3SVC service (IIS 7)?

I want to preview my website added to the IIS, but all I see is the error which's telling me that I cannot run the website until the W3SVC service is not running. How can I run it ?
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How to remove IIS 7 on Windows 7

How can I remove IIS 7 from my Windows 7 installation?
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Cannot start service W3SVC on computer '.'

I just installed IIS7, but whenever I want to start it, the following error occurs: What's wrong with it ? I have Windows 7 64-bit build 7600 and have installed .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and .NET ...
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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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Manually create Private RSA Key from Text file? To be used with SSL for IIS7

I have been sent two txt files from somebody who used to maintain a website for a client. One contains the certificate from Thawte with: ---BEGIN CERTIFICATE--- xxxxxxxx ---END CERTIFICATE--- The ...
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Cannot start WebSite because port 80 is being used by W3SVC.exe

I have deverloped a website at work and we typically use port 80/443 for our websites (in development). This has worked well until today when starting the website gives me the error (IIS 7) This ...
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How to configure IIS on my PC so that other machines can access it

I have a machine running Windows 7 Home Premium x64. IIS7 is up and running; I can navigate to localhost:80 and the spiffy IIS7 welcome screen appears. When I try this on any of my other machines, ...
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Why are IIS7 features missing on Win7 Home Premium compared to Win7 Pro?

I have two computers, home and work. The home computer runs Windows 7 Home Premium and work computer has Windows 7 Professional. Both have IIS7 installed on. On the left hand side of the image you ...
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Why can't anyone else access my website in IIS on Windows 7?

I've got an ASP.NET application that I have in IIS on my Windows 7 Ultimate machine. I've tested it from that machine and it works fine. This machine is in my home network, a simple peer-to-peer ...
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How to remove IIS 6 Management Compatibility?

I am using Windows 7 for testing one Windows Server program that requires IIS to be installed on my machine. Problems arise when I enabled IIS on my machine with the Turn Windows features on or off ...
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How does one allow access to networked PCs to see your “localhost” in IIS7 - Windows 7

I have a computer setup with a localhost in IIS, and the computer is visible on an internal network. In Windows XP IIS6, I could just type http://<computername>/ and I would see that user's ...
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Multiple Subdomains pointing to one website in IIS

My website is running on a domain (for example) www.mydomain.com. Now the problem is that abc.mydomain.com, xyz.mydomain.com etc. (*.mydomain.com) are pointing to the same website. We have a binding ...
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When should you use a dedicated App Pool over Default App Pool?

Within IIS 7 when should you use a dedicated app pool, over the Default App Pool - This is the question. Below are some of my thoughts on the question. Does it use more resources to have all your ...
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Caching Issue with Localhost

I'm trying to do some simple locally-hosted development using the Ext framework. The site is configured as a virtual directory under IIS 7, so that http://localhost/app points to the index file. The ...
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Windows vista, IIS7 and error messages/pages

I have a new laptop installed with Windows Vista Ultimate (Swedish version). I changed the display language to English - everything seems okay except error pages in IIS7 are still in Swedish. Is it ...
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IIS 7 form input limit

I have a web page that submits form data. Here's the thing, it has about a 100 text inputs fields that accept numeric values. The problem that I am running into is that IIS 7 is returning a 500 error ...
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IIS Server - HTTP Error 401.3 - Unauthorized

I just installed IIS server for testing and I can't get it to work, it shows 40.3 Error. HTTP Error 401.3 - Unauthorized You do not have permission to view this directory or page because of the ...
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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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Cannot connect to IIS 7 from localhost

I cannot connect to the local IIS 7 using "http://localhost" in IE. "http://127.0.0.1" doesn't work either. The strange thing is that if I add a binding on e.g. port 81, then I can reach ...
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Set up https on local iis7

I am running IIS 7 on my local windows 7 machine. I have a website running off it and want to setup IIS to support https. How can I do this?
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SQL Server Management Studio: Database Attachment Failed

I have publish my website in IIS7. It is running in DefaultAppPool. The Identity of this app-pool is set to LocalSystem. The IIS is running and I can run the application from IIS without any problem. ...
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Can't access IIS7 from my home network

I have an IIS7 on a Windows 7 Ultimate. IIS7 works fine on computer hosting IIS7. But I can't access IIS7 from another computer, I get the following message: "server is not responding". How can I ...
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How can I solve this: “The page was not displayed because the request entity is too large.”

Win 7. 64-bit.This also initially happened on my previous XP machine. In both cases, the website loaded with no problem, in the case of XP, for years, in the case of Win 7, for about 4 months. Is is ...
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How to install IIS World Wide Web Publishing Service (W3SVC)?

I'm trying to start my Default Web Site in ISS7 Manager and it says I need IIS World Wide Web Publishing Service (W3SVC). I recently just got the Windows Process Activation Service (WAS) and that ...
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Is it possible to give public access to files in a folder within wwwroot?

I want to share some files on my computer using IIS within the wwwroot folder. I'm currently getting a 403 error when I enter the URL ipaddress/Folder. Is there any way to get rid of the 403 error and ...
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How to access localhost website from another computer?

I am running IIS7 on Windows 8.1. I want to access my asp.net mvc site from another computer within the same local network. I tried my IP address instead of the localhost. I am getting not found 404 ...
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404 not found error for JavaScript files when accessing web page on localhost

The page loads up fine, but console shows a 404 not found error for JavaScript files. I have verified that the code contains the correct JavaScript file name. Any ideas? The JavaScript file is loaded ...
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IIS cannot access folder for website hosting

I've installed IIS on my Windows 7 to test ASP.NET websites, however it seems that it cannot host it since it has no access to the folder I am assigning it to. I've tried different folders but no ...
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How to fix broken IIS on Windows 7

how can I fix broken IIS on Windows 7 ? Deinstalling it via "Windows Features" doesn't help. Apparently it doesn't uninstall IIS completely so on my subsequent attempts to install it installer hangs ...
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My localhost won't work publicly

I have IIS7 installed on Windows 7 and http://localhost/ works fine. I want it to work publicly so I took the following steps: went into IIS and enabled directory browsing also enabled ...
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How to change physical path of virtual directory in IIS7

When you have multiple websites and each of them maps the same physical path as virtual directory, how to quickly change the physical path of that virtual directory for all websites? Note: I don't ...
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Permissions Issue with ASP.NET Application Using Network Share

I have installed an ASP.NET application on IIS 7 that is storing information on a Windows network share. It has installed successfully and created all the necessary folders on the share. The ...
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Setting up subdomains on IIS 7.5, Windows 7

I've made two folders on my d disk, web and test. Ive set the default web site to web and browsing http://localhost works perfectly. ive added a new site and it is setup with the correct physical ...
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Setting up a web server on Windows Vista Business

What I want to do is simple. I have two PCs on a home network: One Windows Vista Business edition with IIS 7 where I develop a web site. I want to be able to access that web site from a Windows 7 ...
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How do I get IIS on Windows 7 to run my soap webservice executable instead of downloading it

I have built a very simple Soap Web Server service using delphi as well as having installed IIS-7 on my local machine running Windows 7 Professional. I placed my Soap executable file in the ...
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IIS Management Console is not present in web management tool

IIS Management console is not present under web management tool. Two options are there: IIS 6 management compatibility IIS Management Scripts & Tools. I have checked both, but it did not work. ...
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Can't access an internal IIS web site via IP address, only hostname

I have a machine on my home network running Windows Server 2008 (IIS7) with a web application running under default website called HTCOMNET. The network is just on a Windows Workgroup. The server is ...
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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 ...
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MSMQ and IIS7.0 Permissions

I've installed MSMQ on our publicly hosted Windows 2008 Server, which already hosts IIS, and a number of websites (that we control). I've created a private MSMQ queue. However, in order for my ...
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Microsoft CRM 2011 change url for different organizations

I have Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 with minimal servers (two servers: CRM and SQL). And I create two organizations (org1 and org2). Now I can access to organizations: http://servername/org1 ...
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IIS worker process crashing without stack trace - what else can I try?

I'm unsure if this question should be posted here or better on StackOverflow.com, but let's try here first. Configuration is a Windows 2008 R2 64bit server running an ASP.NET 2.0 website. The project ...
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How to allow access to internal website in IIS7

I developed my first website for a simple internal application using Webmatrix in a Windows 2008 Server R2 machine. I'm able to open the site with a browser in the same machine as it is running, but ...
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iPhone can't access local website hosted on IIS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to configure IIS on my PC so that other machines can access it I have a laptop (with Windows 7 on it), an iPhone, and a Wi-Fi access point. I have hosted a local ...
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use HTTPS to browse locally used site

I have a website used locally in my domain using IIS7 installed on Windows 2008. This website is bound to HTTP, and I need to bind it using HTTPS. I searched around and I saw that it's possible with ...
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Why does FTP work without the IIS service?

I'm using Windows Server 2008 R2. I just stopped IIS and tried using FTP—it worked! So, is FTP independent from IIS? How does it work if IIS is stopped?
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Why does my Lenovo T410 freezes at about 80% through the iis installation process?

I've been unable to install IIS on my Lenovo T410 Windows 7 machine for days now. I check all of the IIS components, as i've always done on my other computers running Windows 7, and the install never ...
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Can't get Content-Range request to work in IIS7 and IIS8

I'm doing the same kind of request to an IIS7 and IIS8 server, but I keep getting this 416 response curl-7.23.1-win64-ssl-sspi>curl -H Range:bytes=16- -I ...
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Script for Bits Uploads - Allow clients to upload files in IIS7/IIS7.5

I need to write a script in C#\appcmd/some other script to automatically enable the checkbox for "Allow clients to upload files" under "BITS Uploads" in virtual directory configuration Thanks!
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IIS 7: HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable. and App pool go to stopped again

I have a win 2008 server and I recently installed google site map the tool stopped my IIS pool app and I start to get HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable so I went to app pool and restart the ...