Windows Legacy OS forum

General discussion

IIS can not run

by kwokwai -space4english / March 5, 2005 2:36 AM PST

My PC is running with WINDOW XP SP1. Recently, I installed the IIS component, and when I try to type http://localhost, the computer becomes corrupted, and cannot read any ASP progamming.

I wonder if viruses have caused this matter!

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: IIS can not run
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: IIS can not run
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
I'll write yes. Here's why.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 5, 2005 3:15 AM PST
In reply to: IIS can not run

The stock IIS install and stock settings do allow pests and more to invade the machine.

Bob

Collapse -
IIS
by rattlinbones / March 5, 2005 12:10 PM PST

A good thing to stay away from, every script kiddy in the universe must know about it. Apache better.

Collapse -
Don't use IIS
by Yew / March 5, 2005 4:01 AM PST
In reply to: IIS can not run

Use something a little more secure, like Apache. There's even an ASP module for it if you really want, though you might think about using PHP or even better, Ruby on Rails if you want to write web apps.

They're cross platform and tend to be much more browser agnostic than ASP.

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

CNET FORUMS TOP DISCUSSION

Help, my PC with Windows 10 won't shut down properly

Since upgrading to Windows 10 my computer won't shut down properly. I use the menu button shutdown and the screen goes blank, but the system does not fully shut down. The only way to get it to shut down is to hold the physical power button down till it shuts down. Any suggestions?