Migrating from IIS5 to IIS8.5

dgreenjr26
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We have a Windows Server 2000 running a website using IIS5 and now need to upgrade to an up to date system. I know that migrating directly to Server 2012 is not option but am having trouble finding the correct procedure to do this. Any help that can be given is greatly appreciated.
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all depends on what your web site is doing. Just plain HTML? Copy the files over and you're done.

Or have a look at this guide: http://www.iis.net/learn/publish/using-web-deploy/migrate-a-web-site-from-iis-60-to-iis-7-or-above
Its for IIS6 so I'm not sure if everything will work.
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What kind of web site? Static content is as easy as copying the files. Dynamic content is more involved and depends on the specifics.
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Standard asp is installable component starting from IIS7
The rest is copy file (why dont you use apache or nginx for static files? - not so many patches and no need to restart machine for each)

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