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We strongly recommend that all users upgrade to Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) version 7.0 running on Microsoft Windows Server 2008. IIS 7.0 significantly increases Web infrastructure security. For more information about IIS security-related topics, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/prodtech/IIS.mspxFor more information about IIS 7.0, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
This step-by-step article describes how to change passwords on a Web server that is running on a port other than 80.
By default, the IIS installation creates a folder in the following location:
%SYSTEMROOT%\system32\inetsrv\iisadmpwdThe following files are then copied to that folder:
For additional information about how to resolve this problem, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
The parameter is incorrect.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/296617/EN-US/ )Error When Password Changed After Password Change Utility Installed
For additional information about this feature, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/184058/EN-US/ )Unable to Change Password Using the IIS 4.0 Change Password Feature
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/269082/EN-US/ )IISADMPWD Virtual Directory Is Not Created During Clean Install of IIS 5.0