App_Offline Updates in Webdeploy V3 and Visual Studio 2013
Jan10

App_Offline Updates in Webdeploy V3 and Visual Studio 2013

Welcome to CodeSpread! Please refer Don’t Mess with App_Offline article to see the usefulness of App_Offline. Treat the below article as an update to the concepts and basics shared earlier. After going through visual studio 2013 updates available across the web, I found some interesting notes related to app_offline at http://www.iis.net/learn/publish/deploying-application-packages/taking-an-application-offline-before-publishing...

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IIRF.ini for URL rewriting
Jul22

IIRF.ini for URL rewriting

We often hear the terms like URL rewriting or friendly URLs. There are many techniques available to achieve it and we will discuss one of those today, IIRF. What is URL rewriting? Before we try to understand URL rewriting, we should first understand a term called SEO friendly URLs,Read more about it here. When Google and Yahoo spiders start indexing the page, they take various parameters in account for indexing the page and one of the...

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IIS- Still learning!
Dec17

IIS- Still learning!

Whenever we receive some error which is related to IIS, we just jump on internet as we lack the basic concepts of IIS and i can definitely say that we almost ignore IIS and focus ourselves on development and coding. Then Why not learn IIS today? I would share my knowledge and request all of you to share your bit or you can send your articles/abstracts to admin@codepsread.com also. What is IIS? IIS- Wikipedia says “Internet Information...

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How to add alias and create virtual directory?

There is a term very famous in IIS world ‘virtual directory’, but before discussing a virtual directory, we should be familiar with the term ‘alias’.By definition, an object can have alternative name. If we have a directory like “C:\Projects\Web” , then we can give or specify an alternative name for it like “Web” instead of mentioning full path. Lets create a project, put the files at...

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IIS Pre-Article
Dec16

IIS Pre-Article

I thought of sharing few articles on IIS so when I started my mission, I realized that there should be some basic tasks related to IIS which needs to be done by the user before diving deep into IIS, So here is the first pre-article. Check whether IIS is installed or not? Go to Start->Run type inetmgr and press OK Check, if this screen appears.   Second way to check. Go to Control Panel > Programs and Features > and look...

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