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Internet Information Server (IIS) – is a web server application to host web applications.

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SharePoint Application Pool (w3wp.exe) at Almost 100% CPU utilization

On one of my SharePoint servers (that has 24 CPU cores and 134 GB of RAM) the worker process for our main SharePoint application will occassionally reach 98% - 100% CPU utilization and bring the whole ...
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Is there a way to tell if an IIS site is connected to SharePoint?

I'd like to run a script report back what IIS Sites are SharePoint and which ones are normal sites. Using the following command in powershell, I get a long list of properties of the application pool, ...
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Flushing the BLOB cache best practice

So i need to flush the BLOB cache on our SharePoint 2013 site. Found the below code on multiple sites but wondering if it should be done out of hours or just during the day. My limited understanding ...
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Scaling up limits of a single IIS worker process

How many cores can a single worker process typically handle before performance becomes impacted? In performance testing we are currently running into capacity limits on the WFE servers generating a ...
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hosting provider hosted apps in azure web apps or in azure virtual machines having IIS?

we are migrating to sharepoint online. Can you please suggest that we should host provider hosted apps in azure web apps or in azure virtual machines having IIS? which one will be the good approach?
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.Net App Pools in IIS and SharePoint 2016

Do the .NET app pools need to be running for SharePoint to function as long as all the sites run on their own separate app pools?
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How to setup sharepoint on port 8080 (http)

My current setup is that i have sharepoint sitting on the port 80 and 443 with portal.company.com, and i would like to extend the application to use the 8080 port additionally, but on the different ...
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I can upload .json file in sharepoint site but cant access the file in SharePoint 2010

I can upload .json file in SharePoint site, but can't access the file in SharePoint 2010. Is it possible that Microsoft product won't allow to access .json file in SharePoint 2010? I came across post ...
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How to change certificate common name in iis?

The above image shows the error on my SSL cert when I tried to access my sharepoint website from sharepoint. I tried finding solutions online but they don't cater for SharePoint specifically. How do ...
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Redirect to Site Collection

I'm trying to configure IIS/SharePoint to redirect to my site collection. I have a site at server.domain.com/sites/collection. I would like to configure my environment so that when the user types in ...
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Bindings, IP Addresses, and Host Headers

I recently installed certs for the three sites on IIS for my Farm that needed them - Central Admin, the main web app, and the MySite site. When I installed the certs the bindings were for port 443 ...
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Redirect the Mysites request to another site in SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2013, I am facing an issue when clicking on the User id, it redirects to MySite url: https://mysites.example.com Currently Mysites is not working and users are getting error message. ...
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how can i change the sharepoint web application name and it also apply in IIS?

In SharePoint 2010, when I create new web applications I gave the name of SharePoint web applications like sharepoint-81,sharepoint-82... and after application created, in IIS also name of the ...
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403 Forbidden Error when accessing _layouts folder

I have inherited an application in which the Developer created a bunch of application pages (ASPX) which get deployed to the _layouts folder. The user is directed to these pages throughout the ...
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What does iisreset command do in backend

I am curious to know what the iisreset command does and executes in the back end. Is there any service which is stopped and started again or is it something related to worker process? Can someone ...
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with host name web site not work in sharepoint 2013 and win 2012 r2 (iis 8.5)

i created a new web sit in default zone it created with wfe server name now its work when i browse with servername but for intranet zone i added hostname in aam, and also i added hostname in iis ...
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Explain like I'm 5. Alternate access Mapping problem

Assume http: has 2 forward slashes I have a web application: http:/spintranet.domain.something-xxx.org (This is the host name, this is what is typed into the url) I have a dns record for http:/...
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Is it possible to add SP to existing default website?

We are using MS Server Essentials 2012. There are already a few administrative webs it has for cert mgmt etc. The main one the users use is the one created when you setup Remote Access. I'd like to ...
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IIS 401 errors getting custom master page css and js

Environment: 2013 Enterprise, single WFE, full control of environment I'm building a custom master page for a SP site collection using a very basic setup. It's a simple responsive HTML page using ...
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Custom 404 page unique to a site collection

Is it possible to create a custom 404 page which is unique to a site collection? Usually, the 404 page is common for all site collections in a web application. Is there any way around this? One a ...
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How can I debug sharepoint app attaching to IIS?

I built a HTTP Module, insert the DLL into the GAC, changed the webConfig Now , if on visual studio , I Attach to process W3WP , Open the web page where the module must work, I notice that ...
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What kind of IIS 6.0 configuation is needed with a MOSS SharePoint 2007 system

I admin a MOSS SP2007 service pack 3 (32 bit) farm of 1 sql server (shared) and 1 machine that runs all of sp2007 (windows 2003, 32 bit). The VM has allocated to it 2 CPUs and 8 GB of memory. Recent ...
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Resources on the authentication cycle of SP2010

I'm trying to find in-depth resources on the authentication cycle. Things like: which HTTP requests are done in the process of authentication (mostly with claims based auth) which events can we bind ...
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Central Admin and SSP URLs Not Redirecting to Default.aspx

SP SO ladies & gents, I have an issue that came up on our production server where when you navigate to Central Administration myhost.gov:8080/ or a Shared Service Provider it will not show default....
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What is the proper way to change your site collection's URL to a friendly name?

I have an internal portal in a SharePoint 2007 application containing one site collection with six subsites. The Subsites are functional areas within the portal which users may navigate to. Pages ...
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Update-SPSolution stops IIS Application Pool from another Web Application

I'm trying to figure out a wierd problem, maybe yous guys can help. I'm deploying a web part using powershell (Update-SPSolution) in a build definition. The deploy works, but every time one ...
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External List Error : The query against the database caused an error

I got an SQL Server 2008 R2 and a SharePoint Server. I have put up a BCS between the two servers. Reading data through a External List. This worked fine yesterday. But to day I got this error: The ...
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Correct NTFS permissions for SharePoint 2007

When deploying new web apps from Central Admin, I am finding that the permissions given to the IIS folders (under \Inetpub\wwwroot\wss\Virtual Directories\web-site-name) only allow accounts with Local ...
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SSL certificate for MOSS public site?

I have a sharepoint web application accessible online (public IP) thru windows auth on port 81 and extended to port 80 and is accessible anonymously. now i need to secure the portal using SSL. https ...
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How to Trace JAR file execution is hosted on IIS6.0 Server [closed]

We are using few JAR files in our web-application hosted on IIS6.0 Server and those files are used in somepages, we want to trace the execution of those files (both in client and server side) however ...
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Upload failure in IE (SharePoint 2016)

I have odd issue in my environment. When I try to upload documents larger than 100MB to library using IE11 (32-bit) browser I get following error: What is interesting, everything works fine when I ...
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Uploading files to SharePoint from the web

I have an asp.net web application that has a user select three files to upload. It then creates a random 6 digit folder on a SharePoint Online site and copy the three files into it. It runs correctly ...
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Secure Store Service application is not accessible

I have a SharePoint 2016 farm running on 4 Windows 2016 servers (1 web, 1 app, 1 Office Server, 1 SQL). Approximately once a week, we are experiencing an outage that requires an IIS Reset to resolve. ...
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Is it safe to delete temp files under inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories

Hi is it safe to delete temp files under below path for a SharePoint production web application? C:\inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories\VirtualdirectoryName\temp
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Application Pool recycle [closed]

What is difference between app pool recycle and restart.when application pool recycles new worker process will get created.Please explain
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The remote event receiver callout failed. Details: Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel with authority 'localhost'

I want to host some Remote Event Receivers inside my Local machine to be able to test/ebug them. so i follow this procedure on how i can create low trusted Apps and host them on local IIs http://www....
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SharePoint Server 2016 Web App - 401 Unauthorized

I am running SharePoint Server 2016 with two servers: an application and database server. I have created a new web application and site collection (URL is http://mysite.local/sites/site1) in ...
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How to share SharePoint website externally?

I'm having issues on next steps to take... I'm currently working on this client exchange portal for our company. Our goal is relativity simple - to have external users sign in and upload documents to ...
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Http 404 when accessing a document over SSL

I am trying to use the below code to download and read the bytes of a document using System.NET.WebClient class. The file is in a SharePoint document library and the web application is using SSL. The ...
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GZip Compression for SharePoint

I have a site collection which needs to be compressed. So I followed Code Project Article here. For that I have enabled both of the compression in my IIS > Compression setings as below screen: Now ...
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Authentication dialog handle cancel click in sharepoint

I have sharepoint online application. On login click I have written this: <a href="/_windows/default.aspx?ReturnUrl=<%=Request.QueryString["Source"]%>"> I get a dialog box for the ...
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strange random sub directory in the url

Some users reported that they have an issue when visiting our website. There are some strange subdirectories that these users are being redirected to. I have googled a lot but never found an ...
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Switch between SharePoint sites pointing to different servers

I have two SharePoint sites with PPS reports on it. They both are identical but pointing to different server (i.e. the data in those sites are different). Lets say site 1 url is Site1.KT.com/Some_app/...
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change host header of existing web application in sharepoint 2013

How can we change the host header of the existing web application without extending it in SharePoint 2013 . My requirement is to create two web applications on port 80 , one with host header and one ...
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TokenHelper method GetAccessToken throwing error while executing AcsMetadataParser.GetStsUrl

TokenHelper method GetAccessToken throwing error while executing AcsMetadataParser.GetStsUrl. InnerException = {"No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it 52.172.144....
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Application pool stops SharePoint 2016

In SharePoint 2016 development server where I have installed Visual Studi 2016, when I open Central Administration or any other Sharepoint web application the application pool is stopped every time . ...
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what is session sharing and how to do session sharing between IIS servers

we published an internet web application and many users access it daily, we have load balanced in our environment and 4 web front end servers here by default IIS 8.5 will share sessions or we need ...
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New SharePoint web applications Ports shows 80 even different application created on different port with hostname?

I created new web application with HostName and Port using C.A but in C.A>Manage web applications > always Port showing 80 even I given different port when I created a new web application. ...
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Homepage logged as 200 in IIS logs

Looking at the IIS logs I am seeing status code 200 for pages that are redirected. e.g. the landing page on a site redirects to /pages/default.aspx So we have an entry for / and an entry for /...
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Server issues Start-SPServiceInstance not working, but .Provision() Seems to be

We are having some pretty severe and bizarre issues. Luckily this is our quality environment. Three server farm. The issue is on the Web-Front-End. Sharepoint 2013 Enterprise. Some of the oddities (...