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Questions tagged [iis]

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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Wrong permissions when uploading a file through WordPress | IIS

I own an IIS server where I have hosted a simple WordPress website. I have made this website available to the internet over port 80. Almost everything is working fine, except the permissions that ...
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Remove index.php from url in permalinks over IIS server (web.config)

I have a WP installation in its own folder (my-domain.com/site) and I'm trying that site works over my-domain.com. I'm not moving the installation files, actually I'm just giving to WP its own ...
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Hiding WordPress behind IIS redirects

We have a main .NET application that I do not have much ability to change, but we would like to move some of the links that are on it to WordPress so that marketing can update them on a regular basis ...
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Default Permalink Type to Postname

I need my theme to default Permalink Type to Postname. Upon activation, my theme is executing the following code: //change permalinks to /%postname%/ global $wp_rewrite; //Write the rule ...
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Wordpress IIS intranet server

I am using microsoft's IIS (Internet Information Service) software to host a wordpress server, this works well by going to localhost but I can not get it to work so I can type in my computer's IP on ...
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IIS 7 Rewrite with parent categories

I have seen quite a few questions on here asking around the same thing but either have been unanswered or slightly different! I have tested the following on a linux machine and all works fine, when I ...
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How to add exception to Wordpress's web.conf

I have a WordPress install on a Windows/IIS server. But, WordPress's URL rewrite rule is preventing the redirect in a sub-directory from being executed. I tried adding a condition to WP's rule, but ...
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Media library and posts list problems with Wordpress on IIS

I have Wordpress 3.5 installed on IIS7 and I'm using SQL Server instead of MySql. Some strange "glitches" occur and I think their related to the same problem. I cannot see media library items on the ...
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using rewrites to secure login page

I'm trying to be sneaky with iis to secure a wordpress login page (not my choice to run a windows server, but that's the reality of things). It's worked so far, only the login page itself loads itself ...
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Stymied by 500.5 error for WordPress on IIS 8 / Windows Server 2012

I'm running WordPress on an IIS test server. mod_rewrite is enabled and I've modified my web.config to support permalinks. c:\windows\temp has been modified to allow Modify access to both IUSRS and ...
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Remove index.php from WP 8.0 install migrated to IIS from Apache (still detecting Apache server)?

I was developing this WP site using WAMP at work, and now suddenly we're switching it up and putting it on a Windows server (2003). I can tell from the Permalinks Settings page in wp-admin that it ...
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Wordpress main site and sub domain

WordPress site is configured in IIS for which i have updated the permalink structure to be www.testing.com/company, www.testing.com/products, etc... I do have another site which was created in the ...
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How to rename the WordPress wp-login.php running on IIS6?

My Windows 2003 VPS recently hang due to bots hammering my WordPress login php non-stop for hours (determined from IIS6 logs). This caused MySQL to use up all the allocated 1G RAM. After resetting ...
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Admin Panel Slowdown After SSL Verification

a few days ago I did SSL verification for my website. I've imported the following rules on IIS after receiving the http 500 error frequently today. <rule name="Imported Rule 1"> ...
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WordPress + PHP + IIS + PHP Fatal error: require():

After searching the internet, I found people with the same problem, but that could not be solved in a good way. The problem is as follows, a Wordpress (I've also had the problem with Joomla) + IIS 8 + ...
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Base Image Missing When Uploading Images With Wordpress

Whenever i upload an image (ball.png) wordpress will auto generate a bunch of smaller images that are different sizes. e.g. ball-300x200.png. These images display fine, but when i set on of these ...
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example.com/index.php/%postname is working while /%postname is not working Wordpress on IIS6

client had a WordPress install already running on IIS. when i am trying to change permalink, it is working only with /index.php/%postname. my site on IIS6 also created web.config file with below ...
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Added Custom Post Type and the View Option Doesn't Work

I would like some pointers on fixing the Permalinks structure for a custom post type I added. Like many Custom Post Types this plugin uses the Custom Type Meta Box, and sets a featured image. All of ...
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Multisite sub-directories IIS 7.5 change media/uploads location

I am running WP 3.8.1 Multisite. Sub-directories is configured. I have 10 sub-directory sites and 1 primary site. WordPress is running on a Windows 2008 R2 datacenter 64bit server with IIS 7.5. I have ...
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Configure Php server with ISAP

i have hosted my wordpress site in IIS server and its running CGI/FastCGI but I found that CGI/FastCGI is slower than the ISAP.I am working with the performance issue in the site and the site has been ...
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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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Configure redirects with web.config

I have a WP multisite that created the following web.config files at bottom ( works perfectly ). However, how do I create 301 redirects for individual pages in the subsites? ** WP generated web....
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WordPress Multisite IIS domain name bindings - error 404 and 503 - database issue?

I have two sites setup in my multisite setup, besides the main site, that are working with no problems. Each site is setup with a separate domain that I setup in the bindings in IIS. If I setup the ...
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Subdirectory from different server

I will give you an example; first website: www.example.com --> it is .NET and IIS. second website: mywebsite.site.com --> it is PHP and Apache (or nginx or iis, nevermind) I want to use "second ...
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Wordpress login loop on proxy setup with SSL - Apache proxy to IIS

Wordpress is working fine if using http://localhost:8091/ to login and browse; however, using https://www.website.net/blog/ will only let me browse -- login is not working. ------------ -...
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Remove index.php in permalink structure on IIS server with JSON active

I enabled JSON in IIS, so my web.config file looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> <defaultDocument> <...
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My application pool keep exceeding time limits (bad wordpress php code?)

Im a nubie and I wrote these lines of code and I'm thinking Im creating some sort of problem because I often get a message in event viewer saying: A process serving application pool 'DefaultAppPool' ...
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404 Errors on Every Page (Including Homepage) After Migrating From IIS to Apache

I recently migrated a client site from an IIS environment to a LAMP stack. The back end of the site works fine. I can log in and make any changes I like. The front end, however only displays 404 ...
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WordPress on shared server Plugin not working

I have hosted one site on production server IIS using the shared hosting of the physical file(source code). The problem is that Modern Events Calendar plugin is not working when I am using the shared ...
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Permalinks setting raises 500.0 error

We were changing our wordpress site to use pretty links, but discovered that it broke old links. We tried to revert our changes, but whenever we open up /wp-admin/options-permalink.php (and only that ...
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Multisite subdirectory root not accessible

I have installed WordPress Multisite on sub directory, I can access the dashboard of main and sub directory site but I get 403 Forbidden error when I try to access sub directory: http://...
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Have different site location for wp-admin in IIS

I'm attempting to put a WordPress blog on a Windows server. PHP and WordPress installed just fine, and I have a working website, and admin site. However, I want to access the wp-admin directory using ...
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Set wp-content/uploads directory to another drive in local host Server

Suppose i have a WordPress local site in my C drive inside the inetpub and i want to move only upload folder to the another drive like F:\testupload\wp-content\uploads can it be possible to do and if ...