ASP.NET webservice - Unable to Reference URL with Localhost

Hi Experts,

     I have written a test webservice TestWS  using VS2010  ( Just to add two  integers  -  AddInt)

      My whole issue is - I am not able to Reference  the WebService  URL  as
           http://localhost:/TestWS/Service.asmx
         
         But I have to reference as http://localhost:59329/TestWS/Service.asmx   . And then I am able to get the expected results in another .NET windows application

     ( Infact , even this  works only after I  run the Debug of the Webservice ( But even after I close the browser and  stop debugging , it still works )

     Can you help to fix this ?

   Thanks
Sam OZAsked:
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
First, if it worked you wouldn't need the ':' after 'localhost': http://localhost/TestWS/Service.asmx  Second, if it is actually running on port 59329, there is no reason to think it should work without the port number.  'http://localhost/' without a port number goes to port 80, the standard HTTP port.
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Sam OZAuthor Commented:
Sorry , it is a typo - it is actually http://localhost:59329/TestWS/Service.asmx  ...... Infact my primary issue is not about the port ...   I should be able to  get the result from WebService  in my second application  at all times..  ( Right now it fetches result only when I open the Webservice code in VS and run it ...... It works even after I close the  debugger  but only till I close the VS Editor for Webservice
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Ok, you need to click on "Request Attention" to get others to look at your question.
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Amandeep Singh BhullarCommented:
Hi,

It seems like you are running your service from the Visual Studio, not from IIS.
In order to keep your service running after closing VS editor, you need to host a service on IIS

Below are the good links which will help you to host the service on IIS
http://krismanohar.com/blog/?p=34
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/28693/Deploying-ASP-NET-Websites-on-IIS-7-0

I am assuming that you are having IIS 7 installed on your PC
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käµfm³d 👽Commented:
It's still not clear what your issue actually is. Are you merely concerned as to why the service still runs after you stop debugging?
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Rose BabuSenior Team ManagerCommented:
Hi,

Have you hosted your webservice in IIS and tested ?

provide us some more details about the issue you are facing.
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