SharePoint 2013 install error if the .NET 4.6.X framework is installed

When installing the pre-requisites for SharePoint 2013 you may receive an error during the configuration of the IIS role indicating a later version of the .NET framework is already installed. This could mean a couple things: There is a known issue when the .NET 4.6.X version of the .NET framework is installed on Server 2012….

Change IIS Web Application Settings

Once a new web application is created within IIS, changing the settings can be accomplished through the IIS manager but some cannot.  All settings can be changed by using the AppCmd.exe utility. As an example, executing the following command would change the “Default Web Site” name to “Default_1”. C:\Windows\System32\inetsrv>APPCMD set SITE “Default Web Site” /id:1…