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IIS 7 and forwarding

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I have IIS 7 installed with URL rewrite 2.0. How do I get the web server to proxy forward? It should be web addresses in https, https:/www.ratsoft.com/dir/url and forward them internally to our web server http://192.168.1.20/dir/url, when and only when the dir part is present?
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Brad Howe earned 500 total points
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Hi,

For this you will need AAR as well. You can download them separately from here....

URL Rewrite Module
x86 - http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9722533
x64 - http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9722532

Application Request Routing Module
x86 - http://iis.net/downloads/default.aspx?tabid=34&g=6&i=1709
x64 - http://iis.net/downloads/default.aspx?tabid=34&g=6&i=1712

OR through the Web Platform installer by installing Application Request Routing. It will install the dependencies for you.


Configure AAR for Reverse Proxy
1.Open IIS Manager
2.Select a server node in the tree view on the left hand side and then click on the "Application Request Routing" feature:
3.Check the "Enable Proxy" check box. Leave the default values for all the other settings on this page.

Create URL Rewrite
1.Open the web.config file for you website.
2.Under the /configuration/system.webServer, add the following section and then save the file.
   <rewrite>
    <rules>
        <rule name="Reverse Proxy to 192.168.1.20" stopProcessing="true">
            <match url="^dir/url/(.*)" />
            <action type="Rewrite" url="http://192.168.1.20/dir/url/{R:1}" />
        </rule>
    </rules>
   </rewrite>

make sure you have a default document setup too.

Cheers,
Hades666
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OK, it was the ARR module which I was missing.

Thanks
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