Change in IIS MMC setting may cause unwanted restarts of W3SVC

Recently we have discovered an issue with IIS Manager wherein changing settings in a certain way may cause unexpected restart of World wide Web Publishing Service. And this may happen before you realize until you go back to the Application event log and find entries corresponding to the W3SVC restart event as shown below: Event…


ASP.NET Tab Missing

A common issue we see customers having is after installing ASP.NET 2.0, the ASP.NET Tab is missing from IIS. This tab is used for setting the version of ASP.NET and a lot of other things. When this tab is missing, it can be rather difficult to get it to appear.  So we now have a…

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