create new service server 2003

To create a new service in server 2003 or xp you use the sc.exe tool. REMEMBER TO ADD A SPACE AFTER EVERY EQUAL SIGN!!!! THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT! sc create "my service" binPath= "c:\myfile.exe" type= "own" start= "auto" DisplayName= "my service" error= "normal" Obviously replace “my service” with whatever you want to call the service... » read more

Howto: Migrate IIS Sites to Another Server

First you need to install the ┬áIIS 6.0 Migration Tool For each Web site and virtual directory on the source server, you must create a corresponding Web site and virtual directory on the target server. Later in the migration process, you will copy the content into these Web sites and virtual directories. Create the Web... » read more

Howto: Change siteid of website in IIS 6.0

The easiest way to change the IIS site id is to create a .bat file like this: (Assuming that 1135282223 was the id of your current site and 5 was the ID you’d like to have) CSCRIPT %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs STOP_SERVER W3SVC/1135282223 CSCRIPT %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs MOVE W3SVC/1135282223 W3SVC/5 CSCRIPT %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs START_SERVER W3SVC/5 What is %SYSTEMDRIVE%\Inetpub\AdminScripts\adsutil.vbs ? It is... » read more