troubleshooting Question

How to fix error "There are too many people accessing the Web site at this time"

Avatar of riceman0
riceman0 asked on
Web DevelopmentMicrosoft IIS Web ServerASP.NET
16 Comments3 Solutions694 ViewsLast Modified:
Hi, I'm serving out a web page from one of my home computers, for the others on the same LAN to access, using IIS.  I wrote the web page using ASP.NET in visual studio 2005. I occasionally get the error "There are too many people accessing the Web site at this time"  when I try to connect to this.  Not sure what causes it, maybe I disconnect and reconnect without knowing, my network resets, etc.

How do I raise this limit?  Why is there a limit?  Really, I want this web page to be served out as many times as it's requested.  

Is there a setting in IIS on my server I can use to prevent this error from happening again?  Thanks.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 3 Answers and 16 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 3 Answers and 16 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros