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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I can browse IIS locally (through external IP), but not externally

So I have a bizarre problem going on on my Windows 2012 R2 Server. I have setup IIS and all the necessary stuff, and through my server (I control it trough Teamviewer) I can browse through the ...
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Getting FTP working on an Azure VM, connection closed

I'm struggling to connect to FTP on a new VM in Azure. I made a new Virtual Machine from the default image (Windows Server 2012 Datacenter) and RDPed into the new VM. I then enabled the Web Server ...
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Error installing windows features

So, I want to install IIS and some other features on my Win 7 machine. Starting out like this: When I check IIS, .net 3.5 etc and try to turn them on I get an error like this: The IIS is installed ...
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Access localhost on port 81 from different computer

I'm a developer and web set up is not my strong suit. I'm trying to run two different apps on my local computer using IIS. I hosted one of them on port 80 and the other one on port 81. I also made ...
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Open IIS Management in Windows 7 laptop but no GUI shown

I installed all IIS features in my Windows 7 laptop.(Turn on in Control Panel). However it doesn' t show up the GUI after I click IIS manager. I am sure that the process is running. And I restart the ...
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Unable to install IIS on Windows 10

I just upgraded my Windows 8 machine to Windows 10 yesterday. I did not have IIS installed at the time (though I've installed it with ease on other machines in the past). I was hoping it would once ...
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Windows 2012 IIS8 - Windows Authentication or Basic Authentication not available

In the site manager for my WebDAV site some authentication types are missing. There should also be a possibility for Windows Authentication and Basic Authentication. How can I get the missing ...
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Unable to connect to FTP server from another computer with FileZilla

I created an FTP server on my local Windows 7 machine with IIS. I can connect to the server with the machine on which I created the server, but I can't connect to the server with my laptop which is ...
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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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Windows IIS: FTP 530 Error, but not everywhere (sniffed log attached)

Got server (Windows Web Server 2008R2, IIS 7.5) with ftp server, attached to domain ftp.example.com. Problem is Unreal Commander can create FTP connection to that server, but browsers and other ...
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IIS 7.5 odata expand is null

I have two servers, the servers are the same windows version. When I do this call ...
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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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Is it possible to access a server's IIS on home network from an android device 4G network via VPN?

I have a Windows computer residing in my home network. The computer acts as a webserver for my own personal devices (laptop/android/iOS). The reason for this is that I deploy my home automation ...
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Browser is redirecting to the IIS7 page when I try to go to www.pandora.com (I don't want it to)

For some reason whenever I try to go to http: //www.pandora.com I am being redirected to some basic IIS7 page. It basically consists of a simple graphic with IIS7 in the middle. Above that it says ...
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Install IIS 8.5 on Windows 10

Is it possible to install a IIS 8.5 on a Windows 10 machine? I have to debut a site, and the IIS version that comes with Windows 10 (IIS 10) seems not be compatible with the sites configuration.
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Windows 7 seens to have corrupted Start menu

I have a Windows 7 machine with not so many software installed: Windows 7 Ultimate, Office Professional 2010, Java, Chrome, Mozilla, VMWare Player and other minor software (FileZilla, ...
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Intranet Page Loads Improper

I have an internal website that is hosted at building 1, everything loads properly and displays as it should at building 1. Building 2 is on a Point To Point connection to Building 1 and until this ...
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Exposing IIS on Web

I have: Internet with dynamic IP address Windows 8 Can I expose my web application hosted on IIS to anyone on the web - by IP address or any other way?
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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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FTP setup error (from IIS) Invalid Application Pool name

I have windows 8.1, I want to set up an FTP server (home ftp server, not public). But when I Add an FTP site (from IIS manager), After complete setup, I get an error "Invalid Application Pool Name" ...
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IIS ASP settings

Looking to settle a question in the office. Do the ASP settings, in this particular case the Queuelength setting, have any affect on ASP.NET applications, given there is a completely separate section ...
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Can't access IIS website inside a VM via HTTPS

I'm running Win10 through Parallels and trying to access a website in IIS from a browser outside the VM. I've added an entry to my hosts file which maps the VM's IP address to "windows", and I can ...
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How to configure IIS' FTP server using Add-WebConfiguration

I'm configuring an IIS' FTP server using powershell, but I'm having problems using powershell to set access configuration. I'm using: Add-WebConfiguration '/system.ftpServer/security/authorization' ...
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Unable to install IIS - Application Development Features - ASP.NET

If I install IIS with Application Development Features - ASP.NET (or installing IIS first and adding ASP.NET later on). It's giving me the dreaded error: An error has occurred. Not all of the ...
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How to make a publicly accessible directory in a pc [closed]

I know this might be a pretty basic question, but I am quite stuck here. And I have very basic networking knowledge, if any. I have a PC with a static IP from my ISP. I connect through a wireless ...
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How to I export the IIS list of certificates into a detailed list?

I wish to export the list of certificates installed on the my IIS into to a detailed list (Name, domain, expiration date and so forth) into a list. I wish to upload it to my calendar so I'll know ...
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Installing Microsoft SEO Toolkit on Windows 10

I used the Microsoft SEO Toolkit a while back and remember it being useful. Microsoft SEO Toolkit I would like to install it on Windows 10, however the installation fails stating that IIS Version ...
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IIS will not show changes

Randomly whilst I am working IIS suddnely hits a wall and refuses to show changes to my files. I have disabled caching in IIS, restarted my site and restarted the World Wide Web Publishing Service ...
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IIS doesn't work when RRAS with NAT is enabled for VPN

I have a windows server 12 dedicated server and I use it mainly for hosting my websites, but I want to set up a vpn on it so that I can browse internet through it (my college restricts a lot of ...
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How to fix FTP Login Error?

After setting up FTP account for user the following message appears after trying to login to Filezilla: Response: 530 User cannot log in, home directory inaccessible. Error: Critical error: ...
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IIS Connection from VPN Remote Server

I have a website hosted on IIS Web Server on my Windows Server. The website is running on port: 7777. Telnet from the remote server is working on this port. But when they try to make HTTPPostRequest ...
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Configure IIS to support http://localhost

I am running IIS on Windows 2012 R2. For some reason, when I start IIS, http://localhost/link does not load , but http://{my machine name}/link does work. That tells me my IIS started and listening ...
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accessing IIS externally?

What do I need to do to allow external access to my win seven IIS webpage? My internal webpage is hiding behind a router and a firewall (Windows firewall) I need to be able to address certain aspects ...
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How to browse to the IIS homepage on an external device after installing Windows Server 2012?

I installed Windows Server 2012, in my home network I can type the ip address of the server in any browser, on any device and the IIS homepage opens up. When I want to open the website on an ...
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Can I use another port other than 443 for SSL communication?

I have an application that communicates via SSL, however, Port 443 is already in use by an IIS instance on that same server. Can I use another port other than 443 for SSL communication?
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FTP: Cannot connect using FileZilla on Windows.

I installed FTP Server Services on my IIS 8.5/Windows 7 workstation, and tried to FTP using FileZilla from my laptop (client - Windows 8). I tried to configure the Network Settings using Network ...
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Wildcard Server Certificate cannot be saved in IIs

I am using a domain wildcard certificate and want to get that installed on a new server. In IIS Manager > Server Certificate, I use Complete Certificate Request to add the cert and it's showing in ...
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IIS config: single instance for multiple site

I have an asp.net MVC website with multiple domains, I wonder if it is possible to config IIS in a way that all the subdomains will point to the same instance instead of having a separate instance for ...
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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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Port 80 used by Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0

The port 80 is used by Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0 and cannot be stopped. I have tried many solutions, but no one worked. Here is what I have done. Also, here is what is on the page : Not Found HTTP Error ...
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Configure IIS in Windows 10 to allow access

On my PC, I have IIS running. First, I verified I could access the text file C:\inetpub\wwwroot\test.txt by browsing to http://localhost/test.txt. Next, I substituted my IP address, and browsed to ...
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IIS Import Application ignores app pool

I'm trying to create a user friendly Web Deploy Package so that we're able to finish all the relevant configuration from within a single window. The approach I have opted for is to publish the website ...
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Simple IIS url-rewite not working

I installed the URL Rewrite module, I got the URL Rewrite option in IIS manager, but I cannot get even the simplest thing working! I have this simple rule <rewrite> <rules> ...
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Trying to start app pool via Powershell Script - getting error intermittently

I have a batch script that allows me to turn off a site, deploy files and turn the site back on. Stop the application pool - works Stop the website - works Deploy files - works Start Application ...
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Local site with IIS Express Development Certificate takes long to connect

I'm running a local site with an IIS Express Development Certificate: When I use Chrome to connect to my local site https://www.example.com the Chrome taskbar keeps showing connecting...: Only ...
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IIS URL Rewrite subfolder WWW as root except others

I have inherited a folder structure where all the web files (static html) are inside WWW sub-folder, and the CSS, JS files are in the root folder. Server is IIS 7 with URL Rewrite module installed. ...
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How to redirect one domain to local ip in router

I want all the devices (mobiles via wifi and all machines via lan) connected to my router to access my local site "http://mylocalsite.com" present at one of the local machine (say 192.168.1.100) in ...
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Create a user solely for FTP in Windows 7

I was tasked to research and create a manual about installing an FTP server on Windows 7, and everything's fine and all until the specified user part during the creation of an FTP site. I'm told that ...
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default login for anonymous authentication IIS FTP server

I just installed the IIS FTP server on my machine and selected to use anonymous autentication, it didn't ask any password to use but when open in the browser ftp://localhost it does request an ...
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How can I view permissions assigned to a Process Model's Identity in IIS?

I need to ensure the Process Model's Identity is configured with the correct permissions. Is there a way for me to view these?