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IIS6 , WIndows2003 R2 - IIS Redirection

Here is the situatuion:

I have www.mysite.com which has 2 functions 1, as a landing page and 2 as a credit card submission site.  I want to allow any user to access www.mysite.com (just like that) and then have the server automatically redirect the users session to https://www.mysite.com.

I want https redirection to happen automatically w/o any user interaction.

I have already tried a redirector, which simply refreshes the page everysecond, or another redirector that immediately redirects the page to a www.mysite.com/credit.htm (i dont want that to be the site)

remember i want ALL OF www.mysite.com to be redirected to https://www.mysite.com

Pleaes Advise...

Robert
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In IIS 6, right-click the website for www.mysite.com and select Properties
Click on the Home Directory tab
Select the "a redirection to a URL" radio button
Type in https://www.mysite.com
check the "a permanent redirection to this resource" checkbox

That should do it for you.
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Oh - you may also want to check the "The exact URL entered above" checkbox
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You know what  - I think I'm wrong in the above.  That works if you have two different sites completely, but yours is the same site.  So you'll need to create a custom error .asp file that does the redirect.  Here's a great, quick tutorial on just that:
http://blog.opsan.com/archive/2005/04/17/395.aspx

Sorry to have misled you in that first go around!
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Thank for all of your help... that worked well.



Robert
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