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ASP.NET IIS Registration Tool (Aspnet_regiis.exe)


Understanding Sites, Applications, and Virtual Directories on IIS 7


renaming applications in IIS 7.0


  1. open C:\Windows\System32\inetsrv\config\applicationHost.config as Administrator
  2. find the application entry
  3. changed the value (“/Site1”) of the path attribute at the application element and nothing more:
    1. <application path="/Site1" applicationPool="DefaultAppPool">
              physicalPath="C:\Sites\Site1" />

  4. I had to restart IIS (iisreset from command-line) for this to work



See Also

AspDotNet.IIS - the info on THIS page should be on THAT page