Posts Tagged ‘IIS’

After migrating a web application from IIS6 to IIS7 I experienced issues with the ReportViewer rendering incorrectly and incompletely. Google and Antonio Ooi to the rescue with an easy fix that required just a bit of web.config editing…

OTK Founder’s Column: Solving ReportViewer Rendering Issue on IIS7.


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Aha! One of my complaints about the Microsoft development platform is that there’s no Windows Update equivalent for keeping track of the myriad of patches, updates, and new versions. Looks like somebody at Microsoft had the same idea and came up with a “Google Pack” of free web-related technologies. Hopefully the installer gracefully handles the non-free versions (Sql Server, Visual Studio) of some of the items in the pack I currently have installed.

The Microsoft Web Platform Installer 2.0 (Web PI) is a free tool that makes it simple to download, install and keep up-to-date with the latest components of the Microsoft Web Platform, including Internet Information Services (IIS), SQL Server Express, .NET Framework and Visual Web Developer. In addition, install popular open source ASP.NET and PHP web apps with the Web PI.

via Microsoft Web Platform.

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