Category Archives: IIS 7

Display detailed ASP 500 errors in IIS 7

There are two requirements for this , most articles do not mention the second requirement. 1. In the ASP configuration set " Send error to browser" to true You can also do it using the the command-line tool AppCmd.exe appcmd.exe … Continue reading

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Test SMTP authentication

When you have a problem connecting to your ISP's SMTP server from a device such as a Copy machine , or scanner, diagnosis is often difficicult. The same account may connect using an email client. You need an alternate method … Continue reading

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Delete or reset FTP password in Windows 7 , Win 8

You cannot reset the password , or atleast I do not know how. This solution makes Windows forget the server , & thereby allows you to reenter the credentials The solution requires you to edit the registry. Proceed at your … Continue reading

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Providing a website access to a folder on another server in IIS 7

On the server that has the folder to which the web server ( other server) will connect , create the share Create a local user ( to avoid domain issues)Give that local user appropriate rights to that share.   On … Continue reading

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