IIS 7 http redirect to https

Posted on 2011-03-14
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
I recently installed ssl and now all my clients visit my site as
still some of the clients visit and get page 403 forbidden.  I want if some one still visit as http should be auto redirected to https.  How and where in IIS 7 can I do this.  Suggest plz
Question by:amanzoor
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-MAS earned 400 total points
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Create a new webiste bind with port 80 and redirect it to
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pramodsk40 earned 100 total points
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Thats a good way as abbasiftt suggested...also specifically for IIS7 these are the ways available which you can use...

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ID: 35132984
Hi guys:
No luck.  At the moment at my router I have enabled only port 443 do I have to enable port 80 for this redirection to work?
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ID: 35134562
you try from internal network first.

If that works then configuration is fine.

Is it working within your network?

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I will be in the office tomorrow and will let you know.

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