IIS is an acronym for Internet Information Services, a Windows web server. It acts as a bridge between WordPress files and the web browser.

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wordpress upgrade has broken my permalinks

I have just upgraded my wordpress installation from 3.1 to 3.1.1 and my custom structure permalinks are now broken, The permalinks were set to follow this procedure, /%category%/%postname% ...
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IIRF + IIS 6 + Wordpress does not return 404 error

I use IIRF for Wordpress redirects in IIS6, but does not return "Page not found" (404), always redirect to home directory for all missing files. Permalink Structure: /%postname%.html IIRF rewrite: ...
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Media Library won't recognize SOME old files after move

First off, I'm on a Windows 2008 box running IIS7 with a web.config file not htaccess. That being said, I've migrated my old Apache(XAMPP) installed WPMS site over to a new IIS7 server successfully ...
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Migrating WPMS from apache to IIS7 causes Database Error

// Be sure to read the updates at the bottom I have a large multisite installation hosted on XAMPP on an XP 2003 server and am trying to move it from XAMPP/Apache to a new Windows 2008 server with ...
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Graphics and Formatting Not Loading in WordPress on IIS

We have IIS 7.5 and we've installed WordPress (v3.3.1) through the Microsoft Web Platform installer (http://www.microsoft.com/web/wordpress). All works fine when we load WP locally (e.g. http://...
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Multi-site vs seperate installs for just 3 blogs?

I'm new to Wordpress and in a few months will be attempting to set up three blogs. They most likely will be hosted on a Windows Server with IIS. (because the server is already there, and nobody else ...
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TN3 Plugin Not Working Under IIS / WebMatrix

Has anybody been able to get the TN3 Plugin running under Windows IIS? I'm also having trouble viewing anytype of logs to see whats happening. It installs/activates successfully. It also successfully ...
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WordPress Network on IIS7/SQL Server - Rewrite Issues

I've just installed a fresh WordPress setup on Windows Server 2008 Web R2 (IIS7) with SQL Server Express and WordPress 3.1. I completed the install successfully and logged into the admin section to ...
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Installing wp3.2.1 on IIS; getting empty sessions

i have to install wordpress 3.2.1 on IIS 5.0 (yeah, i know...) here. Brand new default wordpress installation, no plugins ore previous versions installed. So, i downloaded the 3.2.1.zip and the 3.2.1-...
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WordPress 3.0.1 on IIS 6 Web Server PermaLink Issues

I recently stumbled upon this blog on " Using IIRF URL Rewriting on IIS6 with WordPress" ( http://john-sheehan.com/blog/using-iirf-url-rewriting-on-iis6-with-wordpress/ ) by John Sheehan as I ...
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Using the Importer on an IIS Server

I'm running into an issue for a client whereby I keep getting the same error over and over again whilst trying to import an exported file (into an IIS environment): Sorry, there has been an error. ...
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404 for index.php

I've recently switched from linux to windows hosting on IIS7. I have permalinks working fine, but for some reason when I try to view the site index (index.php) I get an internal wordpress 404. I can ...
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Plugins won't auto-update on IIS

Using IIS 6 on XP Server '03, using WP 3.2.1, when I attempt to use the auto-update for my plugins, I receive this message: The update process is starting. This process may take a while on some ...
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Installing plugins on IIS-hosted site [closed]

I've got a Windows 2008r2 server with IIS which is hosting a wordpress site. However, I can't get installations of plugins to work with FTP. This is what I've done: I've set up a FTP site in IIS ...
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Wordpress Bug on IIS ? Problem when uploading image on IIS 7

When I upload image, I can preview it, but once it's uploaded, It's broken in post, I'm obliged to go to the directory and go to security to add NETWORK SERVICES the right to access the picture. How ...
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WordPress Network for regional company websites

I am trying to setup a couple of company websites on a WordPress Network install running on IIS7 and SQL Server 2008. Ultimately, the sites will work together like this: Site 1 - All requests for ...
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Why are images not displaying?

Server: IIS 6 WordPress version 3.1.1 Multisite using SubFolders I'm able to upload images to the server, but thumbnails and full size images do not display. If I try to edit the image, the preview ...
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WordPress 404 page returning with default in IIS7

I've installed a number of WordPress sites across many different platforms and I'm finding that when installed on IIS7 I'm getting the nasty default IIS7 404 error. I nuked Window's hold on the 404 ...
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Moving blog and maintaining current permalinks

I currently have a blog at http://thinkfuture.com/cfs . Its running WP 3.1 on IIS on a dedicated Windows 2003 server. I have the domain freedombunker.com redirecting to the blog at that URL. ...
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Permalink opens attachment instead of page

I recently moved a blog from one host to another and now have a problem with a permalink - rather than opening up a page, it now opens an attachment. The blog is using WP 3.0.4, running on PHP 5 and ...
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How do you make RSS feeds work under IIS 7?

Running IIS 7 and WP 3.0. I've got a web.config that has the necessary rewrite rules to make permalinks work, and they're working. However, if I point to n-nexus.realtimepublishers.com/content/?...
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IIS7.5 URL rewrite pboblem on index page

H, I've installed wp on IIS7.5 machine. But I'm having error when my permalink setting is line: /%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ Problem is the index page (root page /) gives 404 error (EDIT: ...
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Why does the 'Month and Name' Permalink Format not Work on my new Wordpress Site (running on IIS7)?

I have just created a new Wordpress site (version 3.0.1) on a Windows 2003 server, but the 'Month and Time' permalink format does not work. It gives a 404 error when I use it. All of the other ...