IIS7 does not render CSS


This is because under default settings, “static content” is not installed with IIS.

 

To enable this on a Windows Server 2008 machine do the following

 

1. Fire up Server Manager

2. Select Web Server under Roles – notice that Static Content is not installed

3. Select Add Role Services from the right hand menu

 

4. Check Static content and install.


Comments (1)

  1. Gordon says:

    Thanks.  Tell the IIS team that IIS should enable Static Content by default, since most websites utilize external CSS files, or they should anyway.

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