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Intended AudienceThis article is intended for system administrators who have at least an intermediate skill level when working with Windows Server 2012 operating system operations and administration.IntroductionIf you were hoping...
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FTP

Installation RequirementsPrior to installing FTP the IIS 8.0 role must be added to the Windows Server 2012 instance. If you have previously installed the IIS role without FTP support this article will walk you through setting it...
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 Cloud Sites currently supports the following versions of the software: TechnologyVersions SupportedLinuxPHP5.3 and 5.4Apache2.2MySQL5.0, 5.1WindowsASP.NET2.0, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, and 4.5Windows Server2008, 2008 R2IIS7.0, 7.5MS SQL...
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IIS and ASP.NET

Installing IIS (IIS 8.0) on Windows Server 2012This article walks you through setting up the IIS 8.0 role on Windows Server 2012 through the use of the Server Manager. This article will not provide assistance on additional...
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To view server configuration information and what is installed on an IIS system using ASP Classic, you must access an ASP Information file. Following is an example of an ASP Information file:



An ASP Information file is complex...
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The Rackspace Cloud Sites product used to give customers the ability to set up a hosting environment in which customers serve Windows/IIS applications from a Linux/PHP based site and vice versa. Cloud Sites removed this ability...
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 Cloud Sites currently supports the following versions of the software: TechnologyVersions SupportedLinuxPHP5.3 and 5.4Apache2.2MySQL5.0, 5.1WindowsASP.NET2.0, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, and 4.5Windows Server2008, 2008 R2IIS7.0, 7.5MS SQL...
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Below is our default document list for sites that have Windows/IIS set as their default technology:iisstart.htmindex.aspxindex.aspindex.htmlindex.htmdefault.aspxdefault.aspdefault.htmldefault.htm
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Contents



1 The IIS 7 URL Rewrite Module

1.1 Example #1


1.2 Example #2


1.3 Example #3


1.4 Example #4...
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You can enable detailed error messages for your classic ASP site on Windows IIS by using a web.config file with the following code.

Note: This code is useful in diagnosing issues with a site, but for security reasons should be...
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You can enable custom error messages for your ASP.NET application on Windows IIS by using a web.config file with a customErrors setting configured.

For security purposes and coding best practices, set the customErrors mode to...
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You can change the default index file for your site on Windows IIS by using a web.config file with the following code:


<configuration>
<system.webServer>
<defaultDocument>
<files...
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The Rackspace Cloud provisions IIS sites in “Integrated Mode.” Running sites in Integrated Mode enhances application performance. However, if you encounter an issue with your ASP.NET site, please review the following potential...
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Note: This article refers to the Cloud Sites Control Panel. You can access this interface from the Cloud Control Panel by clicking the Cloud Control Panel menu at the top of the window and selecting Cloud Sites.

Prerequisites...
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To add an additional extension or change the mime type for an extension, use the following code:


<configuration>
<system.webServer>
<staticContent>
<remove fileExtension=".extension" /...
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On the ASP.NET platform, it's common to use a third-party assembly to provide access to features from your code that you find useful but that might not be available from the .NET framework. To do this, you deploy the assembly to...
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You can set custom 404s for ASP and .NET sites by adding the following code to the bottom of the web.config file before the final </configuration> tag. You must use both options to redirect all 404s.

Classic ASP and static...
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If your website is running in integrated mode, you might have noticed that your HttpHandlers no longer function even though they are set in your web.config file.

Explanation

This behavior is expected because integrated mode...
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Linux and PHP

The Rackspace Cloud Sites product used to give customers the ability to set up a hosting environment in which customers serve Windows/IIS applications from a Linux/PHP based site and vice versa. Cloud Sites removed this ability...
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 Cloud Sites currently supports the following versions of the software: TechnologyVersions SupportedLinuxPHP5.3 and 5.4Apache2.2MySQL5.0, 5.1WindowsASP.NET2.0, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, and 4.5Windows Server2008, 2008 R2IIS7.0, 7.5MS SQL...
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Linux MySQL

 Cloud Sites currently supports the following versions of the software: TechnologyVersions SupportedLinuxPHP5.3 and 5.4Apache2.2MySQL5.0, 5.1WindowsASP.NET2.0, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, and 4.5Windows Server2008, 2008 R2IIS7.0, 7.5MS SQL...
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MSSQL

 Cloud Sites currently supports the following versions of the software: TechnologyVersions SupportedLinuxPHP5.3 and 5.4Apache2.2MySQL5.0, 5.1WindowsASP.NET2.0, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, and 4.5Windows Server2008, 2008 R2IIS7.0, 7.5MS SQL...
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Windows Server 2003

Note:  Rackspace no longer offers Cloud Servers with Windows 2003, but these instructions are here for legacy support purposes. Problem:  In Windows 2003 R2, Internet Information Server (IIS) downloads are slow or disconnect...
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Windows Firewall

Note:  Rackspace no longer offers Cloud Servers with Windows 2003, but these instructions are here for legacy support purposes. Problem:  In Windows 2003 R2, Internet Information Server (IIS) downloads are slow or disconnect...
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Windows Tools

Note:  Rackspace no longer offers Cloud Servers with Windows 2003, but these instructions are here for legacy support purposes. Problem:  In Windows 2003 R2, Internet Information Server (IIS) downloads are slow or disconnect...
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Uncategorized

By design, WCF cannot have multiple IIS bindings. When using WCF you may see this error: "This collection already contains an address with scheme http"To work around this, you can write a custom service factory to intercept and...
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Note: This article refers to the Cloud Sites Control Panel. You can access this interface from the Cloud Control Panel by clicking the Cloud Control Panel menu at the top of the window and selecting Cloud Sites.

You can change...
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This article will walk you through setting up FTP users in IIS 7.0. This allows you to create users thathave access to your FTP site, but otherwise cannot access your server.Requirements Before you begin, you will want to make...
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To test Collaboration Data Objects for Windows NT Server (CDONTS) functionality, you can use the following code saved into a file with a .asp extension:


<%
Dim myMail
Set myMail = Server.CreateObject ("CDONTS.NewMail")...
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We provide an ASP component installed on all the web servers that allows uploading files using classic asp. This component is called Persits AspUpload. If you want to upload files without giving public write, you can impersonate...
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Apache

You can change the default index file for your site on Windows IIS by using a web.config file with the following code:


<configuration>
<system.webServer>
<defaultDocument>
<files...
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To add an additional extension or change the mime type for an extension, use the following code:


<configuration>
<system.webServer>
<staticContent>
<remove fileExtension=".extension" /...
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File Transfers and File Sharing

If you are using a Windows server and you only need to upload a few small files from your local machine, you can copy them to your clip board and use Local Resources to paste them to your Windows Cloud Server.   If you have more...
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- Getting Started -

If you are using a Windows server and you only need to upload a few small files from your local machine, you can copy them to your clip board and use Local Resources to paste them to your Windows Cloud Server.   If you have more...
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SSL

This article will walk you through setting up SSL in IIS 7.0 using the IIS Manager.Requirements In order to set up SSL on your server, you will need to first purchase a certificate from a SSL provider such as RapidSSL or Verisign...
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Managed Operations

Managed Operations provides support beyond Managed Infrastructure, including direct assistance with resizes, snapshots, host machine issues, adding and removing servers, and managing IP addresses. To ensure Fanatical Support,...
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Microsoft .NET

You can set custom 404s for ASP and .NET sites by adding the following code to the bottom of the web.config file before the final </configuration> tag. You must use both options to redirect all 404s.

Classic ASP and static...
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