Redirect IIS 8.0 website from http to https

I'm trying to have an IIS 8.0 website redirected to https when people hit it on http. How would I do that so it is transparent to the user?

Alan DalaITAsked:
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Alan DalaITAuthor Commented:
Here is the rule I used. Using this rule breaks http completlty, allowing only https access.

What rule?  You did not post anything.

Commonly, I use the URL Rewrite Handler and add the following rewrite rule to the web.config:
                <rule name="HTTP to HTTPs" stopProcessing="true">
                    <match url="(.*)" />
                        <add input="{HTTPS}" pattern="off" />
                    <action type="Redirect" url="https://{HTTP_HOST}/{R:1}" />

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The URL Rewrite Handler can be obtained from here: URL Rewrite


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Alan DalaITAuthor Commented:
Thanks for your post. I got it figured out. I've tried rule option under IIS but it didn't work as I wanted. Instead, I've created another website http://website and forced it to forward to https://website if people type http instead of https.

Not a problem.

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