IIS 7.5 Host header capbilities

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Conventionally I've only setup host headers for root domains and subdomains. I would like to setup a host header that would understand domain/test and domain/test2 and anotherdomain/test1 Is this possible?
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No, this type of setup is not a host header.
You would need to create an index.html file in each folder to redirect back out
or create a URL redirect rule for http://domain/folder to http://folder.domain
rewrite rule
http://forums.iis.net/t/1175868.aspx
http://www.iis.net/ConfigReference/system.webServer/httpRedirect
I.e. create a virtual directory for test2 and then set the redirect to http://test2.domain/

In the index file
<meta http-equiv=refresh url="0; http://test2.domain.com">

You could use ASP code to test the request and redirect it by dynamically rewriting the meta line.
the asp page will have to be within each folder.

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