How to rename an IIS 8 application

Hello,

I have an application in IIS 8. I want to rename this application. Right click on the application/Manage application\Advanced settings only shows the virtual path, but this is grey ans not adjustable. How do I change the name of my application.

Regards,

Arne
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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
pls read this article and see if it's help?

Rather inconveniently there doesn’t seemed to be a way to rename your websites in the IIS Manager UI. Everywhere the “Site Name” appears its greyed out and unchangable; I guess Microsoft have their reasons.

Changing a Websites Site Name in IIS 7
http://www.oliverpearmain.com/blog/changing-a-websites-site-name-in-iis-7/

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Thanks!
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