When you add custom metabase properties to the Internet Information Services (IIS) settings schema, the assigned Property ID value is overwritten. This problem occurs the next time that the IISADMIN Service gets restarted and the new custom metabase property is set.
Update information for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2To resolve this issue in Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, install update rollup 2955164, or install the hotfix that is described in this article. For more information about how to obtain this update rollup package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2955164 Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 update rollup: May 2014
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix Download Available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, go to the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix Download Available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, you must be running one of the following operating systems:
- Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2
- Windows 8
- Windows Server 2012
- Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 that has update 2919355 installed.
Restart requirementYou must stop and then restart the IISADMIN service after you apply this hotfix. To do this, type the following commands at an elevated command prompt, and then press Enter after each command:
net stop IISADMIN
net start IISADMIN
net start IISADMIN
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any previously released hotfix.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.