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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:
It is possible to change the port that Internet Information Server (IIS) services will listen to. This can be useful when you try to run multiple web servers on the same computer.
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
Microsoft Internet Information Server versions 1.0 to 2.0
Microsoft Internet Information Server version 3.0
Microsoft Internet Information Services versions 4.0 to 6.0
Microsoft Internet Information Services 7.0
Article ID: 149605 - Last Review: July 7, 2008 - Revision: 5.1